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Purpose of Activity

To instruct registered professional nurses in the development and use of the Lawton Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) Scale to detect early signs of functional decline.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. outline background information helpful for understanding the assessment of functional ability in older adults.
  2. plan the appropriate interventions for assessing older patients using the Lawton IADL scale.
Price: $24.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
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The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.





Test Code: AJNTT13
Published: April 2008
Expires: 5/31/2016
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Carla Graf MS, RN, CNS-BC
Categories: Geriatrics
Topics: Dementia