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Recommended Tennessee Nursing CE Courses

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

End of Life Care and Pain Management

2.0 contact hours

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Substance Abuse and Addiction

5.0 contact hours

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Pain Management

5.0 contact hours

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Mental Health Pharmacology

3.0 contact hours

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Influenza: Signs, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention (free)

1.0 contact hours

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A Nurse's Role in the American Opioid Epidemic (free)

1.0 contact hours

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Mental Health for Veterans

2.0 contact hours

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Alzheimer's Disease: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research

3.0 contact hours

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  • All Tennessee nurses are required to complete 5 hours of CE to renew a license
    • Nurses not practicing at the time of renewal must complete 10 hours of CE

Tennessee nursing licenses must be renewed before the last day of the licensee's birth month





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