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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about a study designed to reduce the incidence of hospital readmissions of patients discharged to skilled nursing facilities (SNFs).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discern the factors that provided the impetus for the authors' study.
  2. Outline the design and findings of this study.
  3. Select implications for practice based on the study outcomes.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • CCMC 1.0 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.

This Continuing Education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been preapproved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) for 1.0 CE contact hours.

Test Code: PCM0717B
Published: Jul/Aug 2017
Expires: 7/1/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Mae L. Dizon , DNP, RN, NP, ANP-BC; Ruth Zaltsmann, MS, RN; Cheryl Reinking , MS, RN, NEA-BC