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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the early identification of sepsis and the appropriate interventions to help patients survive sepsis.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify diagnostic and assessment criteria for sepsis based on the most recent practice guidelines.
  2. Select appropriate pharmaceutical treatments for managing patients based on severity and responsiveness to distributive shock resuscitation and vasopressor therapies.
  3. Identify an evidence-based plan for patient evaluation and monitoring to achieve the best outcomes for patients with distributive shock.
Price: FREE


  • ANCC 1.0 CH / 0.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: DS0718A
Published: Jul 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Adrijana K. Anderson, MMS, PA-C; Luana Atherly, PhD; Stephanie M. Jalaba, MMS, PA-C; Jennifer S. Palermo, MMS, PA-C; Maureen A. Seckel, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC, CCNS, CCRN, FCCM; Paul Szczybor, PA-C, DFAAPA