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Clinical Skills

Evidence-based skills and procedures

Clinical Skills is a comprehensive solution that combines evidence-based skills and procedures with competency management functionality to help ensure that knowledge and skills are reflective of best practices and latest clinical guidelines

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Clinical Skills helps to:

Drive care consistency and competency validation

Align your clinicians with best practices and the latest clinical guidelines with access to over 2,000 evidence-based skills and procedures. With Elsevier’s Clinical Skills, you can help address the need for both care consistency and competency validation for your nurses, therapists and other clinicians

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Support your nurses with trusted, comprehensive content

Clinical Skills is authored, peer-reviewed and updated by practicing nurses, therapists and other clinicians. Elsevier partners with subject matter experts and leading nursing organizations like AACN, ARN, A.S.P.E.N., ONS, and IAFN to author and update content. Content is reviewed and updated annually, with more frequent updates when regulatory or professional practice standards change

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Integrate Continuing Education (CE) within your competency workflow

Clinical Skills CE follows ANCC educational design criteria assuring the highest standard and current clinical practice guidelines. Your clinicians can earn up to 1,875 contact hours1 which saves time and money to meet their varying requirements

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"When everyone is working from the same place and using the same checklist and the same steps, it reduces variability, improves our patient experience, and enhances the care we can provide."


Angie Williams, BSN, RN-BC, CPN

Manager Clinical Practice & Quality at Children’s Mercy Kansas City

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Manage competency and provide consistent care among nurses, therapists and health professionals with Clinical Skills

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1 Elsevier is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation