Illinois State NursingCE

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Illinois State NursingCE Requirements

Illinois Registered Nurse (RN) CE Requirements

You are required to complete 20 CE hours every two years.

Illinois Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) CE Requirements

You are required to complete 20 CE hours every two years.

Illinois Nurse Practitioner (NP) CE Requirements

You are required to complete 50 CE hours every two years. 10 of those 50 CE hours must be in pharmacology.

Recommended CE Courses

While these topics are not required, you may earn CE hours towards your license renewal.

NursingCE Course Contact Hours
Pain Management 5
Child Maltreatment 3
Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace 2
HIV/AIDS 6
Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery 1
Medical Errors 5
Domestic and Community Violence 3
Infection Control 6
Substance Abuse and Addiction 5
Nursing Evidenced-Based Practice 1
Mental Health for Veterans 2
Geriatrics 2
Suicide and Suicide Prevention 6
Total Hours: 47

Add-On NursingCE Courses

NursingCE Courses That May Augment Your Nursing Expertise

NursingCE Course Contact Hours
Palliative Care 3
Total Hours: 3
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