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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify risks and management strategies associated with behavioral health emergencies in children.
  2. Examine the concepts of stigma and anchoring as they relate to triage decision making.
  3. Recognize the identity of transgender (trans*) and various challenges trans* persons experience frequently.
  4. Select actions and advantages of and administration guidelines for the use of intranasal ketamine.
  5. Choose appropriate management techniques in the care of the acutely agitated older adult.
  6. Identify risks associated with intravenous (IV) push medication administration.
  7. Examine the epidemiology of suicide and the mitigation of suicide risk in the elderly population.
Price: $35.95


  • ANCC 5.5 CH
  • DC - BON 5.5 CH
  • FL - BON 5.5 CH
  • GA - BON 5.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN0116C
Published: Jan 2016
Expires: 1/31/2018
Passing Score: 19/27 (70%)