Read JCN for CE Credits

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), publisher of the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, provides continuing education credits in conjunction with selected journal articles.

Each course offers between 2 and 5 CE credits and costs between $21.95 and $38.95.

How to earn JCN CE credits:

  1. Visit the Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing at
  2. Choose the JCN article for which you would like to earn CE
  3. Log in or register and submit payment information
  4. Complete the exam
  5. Download or print your certificate of completion

Featured JCN Articles Include:

  • Biphasic External Defibrillation for Adults in Ventricular Fibrillation or Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Conceptualizing Self-care in Heart Failure: A Life Course Model of Patient Characteristics
  • Pulmonary Artery Catheters: State of the Controversy
  • Secondary Stroke Prevention
  • The Association of Low Birth Weight and Physiological Risk Factors of Hypertension in African American Adolescents
  • Women's Prehospital Delay Associated With Myocardial Infarction: Does Race Really Matter?
  • Interpreting 12-Lead Electrocardiograms for Acute ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: What Nurses Know
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A Review of Etiology and Treatment
  • Cardiovascular Disease: Strategies for Risk Assessment and Modification
  • Coronary Artery Disease: Diagnostic and Prognostic Models for Reducing Patient Risk
  • Prehypertension as a Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Diseases

Credit Designation and Accreditation Statement:

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LWW is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses #00012278, California CEP 11749, District of Columbia, Florida #FBN2454, and Iowa #75. LWW home-study activities are classified for Texas nursing continuing education requirements as Type 1. Your certificate is valid in all states.