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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline problem solving for sustainable solutions in the emergency department.
  2. Evaluate issues related to cervical spine injuries and the use of a cervical collar algorithm in triage.
  3. Recognize the etiology, signs and symptoms, and treatment of cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS).
  4. Select techniques to facilitate the care of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).
  5. Identify the typical signs and symptoms and risk factors for and diagnosis and treatment of a patient with an ovarian torsion.
  6. Examine issues related to human trafficking (HT) and the implications HT has for ED nurses.
  7. Recognize barriers and facilitators to clinical practice guideline (CPG) implementation and the effects of compliance with the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) guidelines.
Price: $20.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 CH
  • GA - BON 3.0 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: JEN1118C
Published: November 2018
Expires: 12/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 31/42 (73%)
Categories: Emergency care , Trauma
Specialties: Emergency, Trauma