{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Season of Self Destruction - The Current Suicide Epidemic in Older Adults: Evidence to Consider Before Writing the Prescription

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on suicide among older adults in the United States.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the epidemiology of suicide among older adults in the United States.
  2. Identify risk factors for suicide and strategies to decrease the incidence of suicide.
Price: $17.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 0.5 APH
  • 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours







Test Code: CNS1118
Published: Nov/Dec 2018
Expires: 12/4/2020
Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Patricia Anne O'Malley, PhD, RN, CNS
Topics: Older Adults , Suicide