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Wolters Kluwer

     Put the power of Wolters Kluwer to work for you and your nursing program. Here you can access free nursing resources designed for today's educators and academic executives. With regular updates, they offer a host of white papers, articles and timely webinars designed to help you understand and navigate the rapid change of nursing education. These free educator resources and downloads all feature the very latest evidence-based content and education tools. This website is committed to helping nursing programs throughout the country answer the call for a better prepared and better trained nursing workforce. Please feel free to download and share these free nursing resources with your fellow faculty and staff. And don't forget to check back for periodic updates and new content.

Nursing Education Network

     This educational website is created by nurses specifically for nurse educators. Education theory, simulation, research and social media are part of this e-learning experience. The aim is to create a resource for nurses to access, share and develop a learning community using open access resources. The posts are create based on micro-learning, so they are focused quick snippets for learning on the go. You are invited to use their content to help others learn, all they ask is that you spread the word about #FOANed (Free Open Access Nursing Education).

The National League for Nursing (NLN)

    Dedicated to excellence in nursing, the National League for Nursing is the premier organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education. The NLN offers professional development, networking opportunities, testing services, nursing research grants, and public policy initiatives to its 40,000 individual and 1,200 institutional members. NLN members represent nursing education programs across the spectrum of higher education, health care organizations, and agencies.

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) 

     The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for academic nursing. AACN works to establish quality standards for nursing education; assists schools in implementing those standards; influences the nursing profession to improve health care; and promotes public support for professional nursing education, research, and practice.

Nursing Management:


  • General courses with less focus on health (mainly management)

Resources for General Nursing​

​Free courses for nurses and CEs

​ is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

​ is also an approved provider by the Florida Board of Nursing, the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, the South Carolina Board of Nursing, and the C​​alifornia Board of Registered Nursing.

​The website contains different courses in different disciplines such as: Advanced Practice Nursing, Critical care, Cardiology, Infection disease/control, Med/Surg, Oncology, Pain management, Pediatric, Psychiatric, Public Health, and Woman's health.

​There are free and non-free online courses, so make sure you choose what suitable for you.

​Go to and create a new account for you. Please note that during registration it will ask you to fill out the information of your U.S., Canada, or Philippines address. If you do not have an address in these countries, you can use any previous address or family address in the mentioned countries since we do not need the hard copy of the certificate to be mailed.

​You can choose from courses on the right column, then go to the left column, and choose free online courses or you can choose an advanced practice nurse courses, which you have to pay for.

​There is a short quiz after the course completed.

​In order to get the certificate of completion, you have to pass the quiz first. Please make sure to visit your profile page, and click on “My transcript" and then download your certificate for your own record.  Please see the attachment of certificate of completion as an example.

​ does not warrant that all professional organizations or licensing authorities will accept its CE contact hours. If in doubt, nurses are advised to contact their professional organizations or licensing authorities to confirm their acceptance of these contact hours.

Access(not free)

​​Access Continuing Education, Inc. is a provider of web-based, New York State mandated continuing education for multiple professionals needing specific courses to obtain or maintain state licensure.

​Access Continuing Education, Inc. has been approved by the New York State Education Department as a provider of the state mandated courses on Child Abuse Identification and Reporting, Infection Control and Prevention of School Violence for all New York State licensed professionals.

​Upon successful completion of these courses your Certificate of Completion is immediately available for you to print.

​​​My CME

  • ​Recognized as a global leader of continuing medical education (CME), myCME provides healthcare professionals with relevant, engaging, and actionable education that positively impacts clinical performance and patient outcomes.

    Displays courses pertinent to clinicians' specific clinical interests, with personalized content displayed based on Specialty and Profession

    ​Offers hundreds of highly credible, complimentary online CME/CE programs certified by ACCME-accredited providers for clinicians across the full spectrum of medical specialties​​

    ​Displays courses pertinent to clinicians' specific clinical interests, with personalized content displayed based on Specialty and Profession

    ​Lists courses in similar specialties and disease topics together in comprehensive Learning Centers and Specialty/Topic pages

    ​Includes a robust Marketplace offering exam preparation, question banks, board reviews, pharmacology packages, state-required courses, and more

    ​Provides instant grading of tests a​nd issuance of certificates for CME/CE credit, which are tracked and saved in a convenient CME History

    ​How do I sign up for myCME? Registering for myCME is free and easy. To create an account, go to the black box labeled "Sign Me Up!" at the top right of our homepage, fill in the required information, then click the blue 'Sign Up For Free!" button. You're all set!​

    ​The majority of our CME/CE/CPE programs are 100% free of charge. We also offer a variety of user-paid programs, such as our popular Rutgers PANCE/PANRE Review Course, NPACE Pharmacology Packages for Nurse Practitioners, Board Review Courses for a variety of specialties, and more. Paid courses are clearly labeled

  • Resources Maternity Nursing


    Association of Women Health, Obstetrics, and neonatal nurses and (AWHONN):


    Resources Medical Surgical Nursing


    American association of medical surgical nurses. You need to take a paid membership that will provide access to CME activities. AMSN accepts members from around the world!  You can choose international digital membership. The benefits are free educational resources, certified courses and also few as follows,

    •  A subscription to ​MEDSURG Nursing  journal, a peer-reviewed journal with multidisciplinary information for evidence-based, clinically excellent patient care.

    •  A subscription to M​ed-Surg Nurse Life Magazine

    • access ​for members for the year to ​​CINAHL and MEDLINE articles

    • More than 15 Continu​ing Nurse Education credits a year

    • Opportunity to apply for A​M​S​N AwardsGrants and Scholarships 

    • Discounted rates on t​he Annual Convention and other events

    • Access to AMSN's bra​​nd-new member-exclusive community The Pulse​

    •​ F​REE M​onthly NCPD (Professiona​​l development courses).
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    American association of critical care nurses. Includes courses and certificates based on critical care nursing. Each course's content is developed and tested by up to 300 progressive and critical care nursing experts to ensure the latest evidence-based practice. This is also available to professional nurses who have RN licensure in a country other than the United States. Your membership includes all AACN benefits; however, all benefits are delivered digitally (via email or Web), including your member card for members, (the continuous educational) activity is free and you can access your CE's through your “My AACN" online dashboard as part of your AACN membership. A non-member can also access critical care sessions with a nominal charge.​


    It is a community that's started over 8 million evidence-based courses. Hundreds of clinical and non-clinical peer-reviewed modules, written by experts using the latest available evidence. One can sign up for a free account and trial a selection. Pause and restart modules during hectic schedules. Interactive modules to suit your learning needs includes videos, animation, audio, multiple-choice, and ask an expert.


    One can register into Alison account. It has thousands of free online courses which provides interactive and rich studying experiences internationally. It started since 2007and is partnered with universities like John Hopkins, foundations and individuals across the globe to bring free courses that are also flexible. You can opt for a longer diploma version or choose to do a series of shorter certificate courses which are designed to fit in with your schedule.


    This provides free updates on medical surgical courses and is also with CME hours. It is provided by Fakeehs hospital Jeddah. It was started in 1978 by by the late Dr. Soliman Fakeeh.


    This has rich source of medical surgical educational videos and flash cards. Few are free and few are on payment.


    This provides free education on anat​omy of each body systems.

    8. Rx.list:

    ​This provides free resources on medicat​ions


    The AHNA( American Holistic Nursing Association)  is a specialty nursing association serving over 5,500 nurses and holistic healthcare professionals in the USA and i​nternationally. It is available for registra​tion with an annual fee. AHNA offers a wide range of continuing nursing education (CNE) opportunities for nurses, including 
    online learning, self-paced home study courses and live events
     covering a wide range of topics in the spectrum of the Holistic Nursing.

    Free access to nursing c​​ontents with videos, exam preparation and other educational materials.

    Resource​s for Paediatric Nursing​

    American academy of pediatrics

    Contemporary pediatrics

    Kids health

    Medscape: pediatrics

    Healthy children

    Resource​s for Critical Care Nursing


    1. ICU & Critical Care Nursing Revision

    2. ICU Nursing Resources Quick Reference List

    3. American Association of Critical Care Nurses

    AACN Clinical Resources

    4. Stroke AHA/ASA Journals

    5. Saudi Stroke Society

    6. Saudi Critical Care Society

    7. Critical Care Nursing –Medscape

    8. Neuro critical Care Society

    9. Journal of the Saudi Heart Association

    Resource​s for Psychiatrics Nursing

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