{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Measuring Return on Investment for Professional Development Activities: 2018 Updates

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide a review of the most recent studies that provide cost of educational interventions along with a description of economic outcomes and an update to the Known Costs of Outcomes Table.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall how measuring return on investment (ROI) for professional development activities has been described in recent literature.
  2. Summarize the updates to the Known Costs of Outcomes Table and the implications of measuring ROI for nursing professional development (NPD).
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: JNPD1118
Published: Nov/Dec 2018
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Cathleen Opperman, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CPN; Debra Liebig, MLA, BSN, RN-BC; Judith Bowling, PhD, MHA, RN-BC; Carol Susan Johnson, PhD, RN-BC, NE-BC