LVN: Sun Protection

Course Information

An overview of sun proection will be discussed. Ways to prevent and minimize the damaging rays of the sun will be reviewed as well as ways to educate patients on practicing good sun protection.

Course Objectives

  1. Differentate between the types of ultra violet light
  2. Explain methods to prevent skin cancers
  3. Name the oral supplement that can help protect against skin cancer

This course have been approved for 1 Contact Hour by the California Board of Registered Nursing and California Board of Vocational Nursing.

Course Instructor

Maryrose Espil, RN, MSN has more than 25 years experience in the health care field. She started training as a nursing assistant as a teen and has worked as a CNA, Certified Home Health Aide, Licensed Vocational Nurse and Registered Nurse in various health care settings. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing Education from Excelsior College in 2012. She enjoys teaching and developing curriculum while working as a registered nurse in direct patient care. There are no relevant financial relationships with any product manufacturer or service provider mentioned.

LVN/LPN Membership (One Year)

1 year of access