Education

In-Service Programs

SMS staff is available to conduct in-service programs on-site for its customers at no charge. A wide range of topics covering the appropriate care and handling of rigid endoscopes, power equipment, surgical instruments and flexible endoscopes for surgery and endoscopy can be presented in short segments to meet scheduling restrictions.

Welcome to Our Online Educational Course Offerings.

Microscopic Colitis
The purpose of this course is to explain, describe and review the diagnosis of MC, the treatment of it and the effect the diagnosis may have on quality of life.

According to the criteria of the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), 1.8 hour(s) earned in this activity are considered GI Specific.
This course offering is approved for 1.8 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN, LMHT relicensure.

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Colorectal Cancer
The purpose of this presentation is to provide the learner with knowledge specific to colorectal cancer to include risk factors, genetics, screening, staging and quality.

According to the criteria of the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), 2.6 hour(s) earned in this activity are considered GI Specific.
This course offering is approved for 2.6 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN, LMHT relicensure.

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Eosinophilic Esophagitis

The purpose of this activity is to provide the learner with knowledge specific to Eosinophilic Esophagitis.
According to the criteria of the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), 2.0 hour(s) earned in this activity are considered GI Specific.
This course offering is approved for 2.0 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN, LMHT relicensure.

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What Nurses Need to Know about Clostridium Difficile Infections: Description, Risks, Prevention and Treatments

To provide learner with knowledge specific to Clostridium difficile: What the Nurse Needs to Know.
According to the criteria of the American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN), 2.4 hour(s) earned in this activity are considered GI Specific.
This course offering is approved for 2.4 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN, LMHT relicensure.

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