Medscape offers free continuing education for nurses. The available courses are presented on a variety of topics and carry credit values ranging from 0.25 credits up to two credits.
The continuing education courses at Medscape offers both for-credit and not-for-credit activities for nurses, physicians and other health care professionals. The courses are presented in various formats, including patient simulations, clinical case studies, expert commentary videos, clinical news briefs and conference coverage.
The website is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation and accredited as a provider of certified physician education by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.