Thank you for visiting the Nisonger disability continuing education page! From here you can access two courses that are approved for continuing education by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for physicians, nurses, certified health education specialists and other health professionals.

For more information about these courses and CDC accreditation (continued education credit), please click here.

Healthcare Access for Persons with Disabilities

Part I: Persons with Physical and Sensory Disabilities

To learn more about the health and healthcare issues for people who have mobility and sensory disabilities (including people who use wheelchairs or other mobility aids, are blind, or Deaf), click the link below.  You will first be taken to a pre-test you must complete before beginning the course.
Click here for Healthcare Access for Persons with Physical and Sensory Disabilities

 

Part II: Persons with Developmental Disabilities

To learn more about health issues and barriers to healthcare for people with developmental disabilities (including intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorders, and cerebral palsy), click the link below.  You will first be taken to a pre-test you must complete before beginning the course.
Click here for Healthcare Access for Persons with Developmental Disabilities

 

PLEASE NOTE: After completing the course, you must go to the CDC website below to claim your credit. You will need to take a post-test in order to receive credit.

CDC website for CE credit: http://www2a.cdc.gov/TCEOnline/index.asp
If you have never taken a CDC CE course you will need to register for the system. If you have previously taken a  CDC course for credit sign in.

 

Contact Susan Havercamp with comments about the training at susan.havercamp@osumc.edu
We hope you enjoy these courses and that they are helpful to you in your practice!