Ethics and Medical Marijuana

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0256

Ethics and Medical Marijuana is a 1-hour continuing education course that lists conditions that may be appropriate for medical marijuana, review potential negative outcomes from using medical marijuana and discuss several ethical dilemmas surrounding the use of medical marijuana.


The purpose of this course is to review ethical concerns and problems associated with the medical use of marijuana for various health conditions.

Learning Objectives

  1. List conditions that may be appropriate for medical marijuana 
  2. Review potential negative outcomes from using medical marijuana 
  3. Discuss relevant ethical issues surrounding the use of medical marijuana

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 80% or better, and completing the program evaluation. If you do not score a 80% or better, you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 80% or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.


Activity Professionals

1.00 HOURS
This course has been approved for 1 clock hour of continuing education by The National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP). Approval number NCCAP500219-21NT is effective through 02/15/21


1.00 HOURS
This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#20-701460). Completion of this course fulfills (1) CEU hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Nursing Home Administrators

1.25 HOURS
This educational offering has been reviewed by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.25 clock hours. Program approval number: 20210224-1.25-A63683-DL