{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Predictors of Caregiver Distress in the Community Setting Using the Home Care Version of the Resident Assessment Instrument

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on factors predictive of new-onset or improved caregiver distress among informal caregivers providing assistance for clients receiving home care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Examine issues related to informal caregivers in Canada and the assessment of caregiver distress.
  2. Identify variables related to informal caregiver distress at baseline and the onset of caregiver distress.
  3. Recognize variables that contribute to informal caregiver distress.
  4. Select variables related to improved informal caregiver distress.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • CCMC 1.5 CH
  • NAHQ 1.5 CEH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

This Continuing Education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been preapproved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) for 1.5 CE contact hours.

This continuing education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) for 1.5 CPHQ CE Hours. CPHQ CE Hours are based on a 60-minute hour. This CE is approved for meeting requirements for certification renewal.

Test Code: PCM0318B
Published: Mar/Apr 2018
Expires: 3/1/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Tim Pauley MSc: Byung Wook Chang PhD; Anne Wojtak DrPH, MHSc, BSc; Gayle Seddon BScN, MHSc; John Hirdes PhD, FCAHS
Topics: Caregivers, Stress