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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To describe the implementation of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Trauma Quality Improvement Program Palliative Care Best Practices Guidelines (ACS, 2017) in a geriatric trauma patient population.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize a review of the literature regarding the ACS 2017 guidelines.
  2. Specify how the ACS 2017 guidelines were implemented in this study and the implications for practice.
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: JTN0119B
Published: Jan/Feb 2019
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Kristie L. Brown , DNP, APRN, ENP-C, FNP-BC; Alyce S. Ashcraft , PhD, RN, CNE, FNGNA, ANEF