Courses: Recertification in Clinical Nutrition
This course is intended for chiropractic physicians in the State of Idaho. Upon successful completion of course requirements, participants will be awarded 12 continuing education hours from Kansas State University. It is the responsibility of course participants to verify with their governing agency or professional development committee that these CE hours will be accepted.
The recertification course will be administered by electronic correspondence and online. The course will cover pertinent safety and regulatory issues in relation to administering prescription (IV nutrient) drug products. It will be divided up to cover 12 hours of lecture-equivalent materials for those licensees under the chapter who are currently certified in clinical nutrition.
Clock Hour 1: Regulatory Requirements and Safety Concerns and Vitamin A Pharmacology
Clock Hour 2: Vitamin B Complex, Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) and Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
Clock Hour 3: Vitamin B3 (Niacin), Vitamin B5 (Dexpanthenol) and Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)
Clock Hour 4: Vitamin B9 (Folate), Vitamin B12 (Cobalamine) and Vitamin C (Ascorbate)
Clock Hour 5: Ammonium Molybdate and Calcium
Clock Hour 6: Chromium, Copper and Iodine
Clock Hour 7: Magnesium and Manganese
Clock Hour 8: Potassium and Sodium
Clock Hour 9: Selenium and Zinc
Clock Hour 10: Lactated Ringers and Plasma Lyte
Clock Hour 11: Dextrose, Saline and Sterile Water
Clock Hour 12: Epinephrine and Oxygen for Use During An Emergency or Allergic Reaction
Course access information will be sent via email from Dr. Laurence Hicks, instructor, prior to the start date. A final examination will be administered prior to completing recertification.