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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information regarding the care for patients with a VPS.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. List indications for a VPS.
  2. Identify potential complications of a VPS.
  3. Outline care of patients with a VPS.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 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.

Test Code: N1218A
Published: Dec 2018
Expires: 12/4/2020
Sources: Nursing2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Vincent M. Vacca, Jr., MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN, ENLS
Categories: Neurological