Registered Nurse, LPN

Continuing Education

Check the Continuing Education page for any CE opportunities.

Register for a tutorial for 1CNE or view a recording (no CNE for recording).

Nursing Calculators

Nursing Resources

  • CINAHL Complete (Nursing Literature)
       CINAHL Complete is the world?s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index
  • ClinicalKey
       A clinical insight engine that includes journals, ebooks, practice guidelines, drug information, CME materials, procedural videos, and patient handouts for the health professional.
  • DynaMed
       DynaMed is an evidence-based clinical reference tool. Contains more than 3,400 topic summaries across all disciplines. Updated daily based on surveillance of over 500 journals and critical appraisal of the best articles. Includes Micromedex drug resources. A mobile app is also available.
  • Joanna Briggs Library
       A unique suite of information resources to help integrate evidence into your practice. Includes publications such as best practice information sheets, evidence summaries, and systematic reviews.
  • MEDLINE Complete with Full Text
       MEDLINE Complete is the largest companion to the MEDLINE index and contains full text for thousands of journals included in the index. This collection also provides full text for many of the most used medical journals.
  • Nursing Reference Center Plus
       Nursing Reference Center includes information about conditions and diseases, patient education resources, drug information, continuing education, lab & diagnosis detail, best practice guidelines, and more

Drugs, Labs & Diagnostic Tests

  • Davis' Drug Guide for Nurses
       
  • DynaMed
       DynaMed is an evidence-based clinical reference tool. Contains more than 3,400 topic summaries across all disciplines. Updated daily based on surveillance of over 500 journals and critical appraisal of the best articles. Includes Micromedex drug resources. A mobile app is also available.
  • Pillbox
       Pillbox enables rapid identification of unknown solid-dosage medications (tablets/capsules) based on physical characteristics and high-resolution images. Once a medication is identified, Pillbox provides links to drug information and drug labels

Multicultural Information

  • EthnoMed
       The EthnoMed site contains information about cultural beliefs, medical issues and other related issues pertinent to the health care of recent immigrants to Seattle or the US, many of whom are refugees fleeing war-torn parts of the world. It includes information for patients as well as for providers.

Patient Education

  • MedlinePlus - Health Information for Patients
       Authoritative information for patients and health consumers from the US National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations.
  • National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health - Health Topics A-Z
       National Institutes of Health's lead agency for scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
  • Patient Education Reference Center (PERC)
       

    The Patient Education Reference Center has moved. To view materials visit the link above, click on the 'more' tab at the top of the page then choose 'patient ed'. This tab contains all the product / content that as previously referred to as PERC.

    Patient Education Reference Center (PERC) features a comprehensive collection of current, evidence-based patient education information for clinicians to print and distribute right at the point-of-care. The handouts provided by PERC are easy to read, include illustrations, and are structured to enhance patient knowledge and understanding of material.

  • SPIRAL - Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages
       The SPIRAL web site is a collection of links to Asian-language patient care documents that have been created by authoritative sources and are freely available on the web. Links are organized by topic and language.

Complementary & Alternative Medicine

  • Integrative Medicine
       Integrative Medicine, by Dr. David Rakel, provides the practical, evidence-based guidance you need to safely and effectively integrate complementary and alternative medical treatments into your practice. This medical reference book lays the framework for making the best use of these therapeutic modalities and understanding the mechanisms by which these interventions work.
  • Natural Medicines, (formerly Natural Standard)
       Natural Medicines is an authoritative resource available on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary, alternative, and integrative therapies
  • Textbook of Natural Medicine
       Covering preventive, non-invasive, and natural treatments, Textbook of Natural Medicine, 4th Edition promotes an integrated practice that can utilize natural medicine, traditional Western medicine, or a combination of both in a comprehensive, scientific treatment plan.
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