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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a cross-sectional descriptive study done to understand what nursing programs teach students about lifting, turning, transferring, repositioning, and mobilizing patients.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. outline findings from the authors' review of the literature.
  2. identify the results of the authors' study and implications for practice.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • 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.

Test Code: AJN1118A
Published: Nov 2018
Expires: 12/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Gail Powell-Cope, PhD, ARNP, FAAN; Deborah Rugs, PhD, RN; Anna Ialynytchev, PhD, MPH; Debbie Devine, PhD, ARNP; Kelsey McCoskey, MS, OTR/L, CSPHP; Yuan Zhang, PhD, RN; Lena Deter, MPH, RN