• Fundamentals of Primary Care Procedures

      Fundamentals of Primary Care Procedures


      Get practical advice from the expert! Increase your comfort level with the procedures performed most often in primary care settings.

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      Video format requires Google Chrome. Each video purchase can be viewed two times within 6 months of purchase.  Each audio purchase is accessible for 2 years from the date of purchase. 

      5 Simple Steps to Contact Hours: Place your order. Receive a welcome email. Watch/Listen. Complete the brief posttest and evaluation. Print your certificate. It’s that easy!


      1 hour, 10 minutes plus post-test


      Reviewed April 2020
       May 2019


      1 contact hour (0 pharmacology)


      This activity is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. APEA is an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Program ID #2020-02-21, 2020-02-39. Provider number 100820. 


      This lecture shares clinical pearls for office-based procedures commonly performed in primary care, including incision and drainage, lesion removal, and the delivery of localized anesthesia.


      At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be able to: 
      • Discuss legal and safety issues associated with invasive procedures
      • Compare and contrast two anesthetic agents commonly used in primary care
      • State the uses, advantages, and disadvantages of topical vs. local anesthesia
      • Describe the steps involved in incision and drainage
      • State the advantages and disadvantages of techniques used to remove skin lesions


      This course is taught by Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, a nationally certified family nurse practitioner who is one of the most dynamic and sought after speakers in the healthcare industry. She is the president and CEO of APEA.

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      This course may be accessed through the APEA app. Purchases must be made through apea.com and will automatically be synced to your app. Content downloaded to your device from the app can be accessed at any time, even without an internet connection.
      Minimum space required: Each video may take up to 150 MB. Viewable on iPhone versions 5 and above, iPad Air and iPad Mini.


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