The Nurse Refresher Theory class focuses on current nursing practice as related to the clinical area of medical-surgical nursing care. It is designed to meet the educational needs of nurses who have been out of the clinical setting and desire to re-enter the clinical workplace; and/or as part of the New Mexico Board of Nursing (BON) requirement for licensure reactivation.
The 72-80 hour precepted Nurse Refresher Clinical is a requirement of the Nurse Refresher Program. The clinical practicum should be performed within four weeks of completion of the Nurse Refresher Theory (online) but no later than 6 months of the temporary license issuance.
Next Class will Begin August 2022
Note: Site options are limited to Albuquerque, Santa Fe, and Ruidoso for this term.
Application Deadline: Applications are closed for the term. Please continue checking this page for future course dates.
This online course is designed to allow students currently enrolled in, or preparing to enroll in, the Nurse Refresher Program and other clinical courses with the means to renew yearly compliance requirements including HIPAA and Bloodborne Pathogens.
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This program combines online didactic instruction, hands-on labs held one evening a week, and one day a week of practical clinical experience to train registered diagnostic medical sonographers (RDMS or RVT) in the specialty of adult cardiac sonography. The program will require approximately 12 hours of homework, class time, and/or clinicals per week.
This course will prepare personnel working in sterile processing to clean and sterilize flexible endoscopes according to best practices and clinical guidelines. Next class will begin August 2022.
As a healthcare or and wellness provider, you know that therapeutic interventions include the use human touch and with that touch, the application of gentle to heavy force, which the patient perceives as pressure. Health and wellness providers from massage therapists to nurses and beyond can systematically learn how to apply a standardized amount of force.
CNM’s New Mexico EMS Out of State Transition class fulfills the prerequisite transition course needed to sit for the NM EMS written licensing exam for reciprocal licensing. Eight hours (8) are completed via convenient, self-paced study, followed by eight (8) hours in the lab. Upon successful completion, candidates will have a strong understanding of New Mexico EMS guidelines including treatment, drugs, procedures and operations and will be awarded a Transition Course Completion Certificate. Class sizes are kept small (less than three participants) for individualized instruction.
Our Simulation Center for Advanced Training and Education (SIMCAT) team provides innovative, effective, and modern simulation and debriefing education that meets the needs of entry level to advanced learners. Our mission is to provide a safe environment for learners to apply knowledge, skills, and clinical behaviors to improve healthcare outcomes by promoting clinical application of knowledge and enhancing learning and opportunities for reflective practice. We have low to high fidelity newborn, pediatric and adult manikins, and skills trainers (i.e. IV arms, etc) supported by a team of educators and technicians, in simulated hospital and clinic rooms, pre-hospital (mock ambulance) environments, surgical suites, and realistic learning labs for a variety of healthcare, public safety and fitness disciplines. Inquire about customized healthcare and public safety simulation and debriefing training for your healthcare staff and/or educators at HWPSIngenuity@cnm.edu
CNM Ingenuity offers a variety of skill building and continuing education classes to meet your healthcare staff’s needs. Please contact HWPSIngenuity@cnm.edu to request a customized training proposal.
Sharpen your professional skills to become the best employee and leader in your organization you can be! This dynamic multi-day training consists of eight modules over the course of eight weeks and are facilitated by some of the best trainers in the state with extensive experience in diverse industries. Learn better time management, critical thinking, effective writing and communication, conflict resolution, and more.