Contemporary Forums Offers Every Nurse in America One Free Continuing Education Session in Recognition of National Nurse Week 2011

Dublin, California (EastBayDaily) — Contemporary Forums, a leading provider of continuing education (CE) for healthcare professionals, today announced its salute to the more than three million nurses in the United States with a special Nurse Week promotion. Valid May 6 – 12, 2011 Contemporary Forums will offer nurses one free course from its extensive Online CE Library of more than 1,600 presentations captured at Contemporary Forums highly regarded live conferences. Nurses must enter the promo code THXRN at during check-out to access the one free session of their choice.

Contemporary Forums recognizes the critical role nurses play in society and is joining in celebrating Nurse Week. Contemporary Forums’ online library offers courses through presentations in several key areas of nursing. Each of these courses is fully accredited by American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) and/or the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). “Nurses are the unsung heroes of our healthcare system and it’s essential that we show them the appreciation and attention they deserve,” said Jaclyn Jenkins, director of marketing at Contemporary Forums. “Nurse Week is a wonderful opportunity for Contemporary Forums to celebrate the work of nurses. We hope that more organizations will join in the celebration and take this opportunity to express appreciation for the nursing profession.”

Contemporary Forums produces specialized content for advanced-practice nurses available through its live conferences or Online CE Library. The library currently features more than 1,600 presentations from over 55 live conferences. Top faculty creates and delivers the highest quality continuing education, making Contemporary Forums a trusted brand for 30 years. Advanced healthcare professionals choose Contemporary Forums to support their skill development, competency and pursuit of knowledge.

For more information regarding Contemporary Forums’ Online CE Library please contact Susan McKenna at smckenna(at)cforums(dot)com or (925) 361-4811.

About Contemporary Forums Contemporary Forums, a Reed Elsevier company, headquartered in Dublin, CA, provides leading-edge, accredited, clinical continuing education (CE) conferences for physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals. In addition, Contemporary Forums’ Online CE Library offers thousands of presentations captured directly from Contemporary Forums’ national conferences available on-demand. Over the past 30 years, Contemporary Forums’ conferences and online library have provided unparalleled professional enrichment and skill development to hundreds of thousands of nurses, physicians and other healthcare providers. Contemporary Forums is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). For more information, please visit or


Kim Nguyen