This continuing education program is accredited and can be taken for either CE accreditation or general learning. If taken for credit, this course provides one contact hour for nurses (California Board of Nursing), RTs (American Association of Respiratory Care), EMS professionals (CAPCE), and CRNAs (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, B Credit).


  1. Weaning protocols
  2. Analgesia and sedation
  3. Inadequate oxygenation delay of separation
  4. Inadequate ventilation
  5. Hemodynamic instability