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Nurses and other allied health care professionals participating in professional development, continuing education and lifelong learning.

Health Care Programs 

As a Nursing or Health Care Professional  . . .

You build and strengthen the health and well-being of our communities. Your commitment to lifelong learning prepares you to meet the current and future needs of our society. We work in partnership with educators and health care professionals to bring you relevant and timely educational opportunities.

UW--Eau Claire Continuing Education/UW Extension is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. For many programs, we also seek approvals to offer continuing education contact hours for health educators, registered dieticians, physical therapists, and other professionals.

We want to hear from you. Just select “Contact CE” at the top of the page. Tell us how we can help you stay up-to-date in the rapidly changing world of health care.

Upcoming Health Care Programs:
Adolescent Mental Health Certificate Program
This 2-day certificate program will provide you with practical approaches when working with adolescents experiencing mental health problems. 1-866-UWEC4CE
Childhood ADHD: Evidence-Based Practice and Practical Solutions
Learn practical and proven approaches to ADHD assessment, diagnosis, and treatment.
Ethics and Boundaries Programs
Earn the continuing education contact hours you need in Ethics and Boundaries. Variety of topics and locations to choose from. 1-866-UWEC4CE
Foot and Nail Care Continuing Education Courses
Advance your skills in foot and nail care with the completion of these courses. Register today 1-866-UWEC4CE
Free! – Foot and Nail Care for the Community
This is a free foot and nail care service for the community and takes place three times a year. For more information on how to sign up please see this page.
Nursing Journal Club Live: Learn Online from the Authors
Scholarly article topics include: reducing admissions; patient safety; motivational interviewing; health promotion and nursing stressors.
Understanding Prescription Opioid and Heroin Abuse
Get up-to-date information on the latest trends with heroin and opioid abuse along with how our communities are addressing this issue.
Understanding Prescription Opioid and Heroin Abuse - Free Community Program
This is a free program open to the general public. Learn about the growing drug epidemic in the Chippewa Valley and how we as a community can address it.
Woundstock - A New Dimension in Foot and Wound Care
Woundstock is a unique, 5-day wound care event designed to provide continuing education credits and training for RNs, LPNs, PTs and other wound care specialists.
Woundstock - Advanced Wound Debridement
Learn to master advanced wound debridement with this hands-on skills lab. Space is limited, register today (715) 836-3636
Woundstock - Foot and Nail Care: Education for Nurses
Qualify to take the national Certification in Foot and Nail exam after attending this 2-day program. Register today! (715) 836-3636
Woundstock - Foot and Nail Care: How to Start and Run Your Own Business
Register for this course and learn how to start and run your own foot and nail care business. Call (715) 836-3636 today!
Woundstock - Lower Extremity Therapy - Healing Touch
Discover the technique of Healing Touch to support the body's own natural ability to heal. Space is limited, register today (715) 836-3636
Woundstock - Wound Management: Offloading and Lymphedema
An in-depth examination of wound management including offloading, lymphedema and more. Register today space is limited (715) 836-3636
Woundstock - Wound Treatment Associate - Online Program
Skills check-off day for those who have taken the Wound Treatment Associate online course. Click or call to register 1-866-UWEC4CE
Woundstock - Wound Treatment: Burns, Pressure Ulcers, and Pediatrics
Increase your understanding of chronic wounds, burns, pressure ulcers, pediatrics and more. Gather more information at our Exhibitor booths. (715) 836-3636


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