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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To educate clinicians on managing patients with sepsis by providing insight into the changes in the 2016 Surviving Sepsis Guidelines and updates since their publication, while explaining best-practice guidelines and their application to clinic, emergency, and hospital settings.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Review the impact of sepsis and the use of evidence-based practice guidelines for treatment.
  2. Describe the assessment and manifestations of sepsis and septic shock.
  3. Outline the currently recommended treatment protocols for sepsis and septic shock.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 0.5 APH
  • 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.

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: NP0219A
Published: Feb 2019
Expires: 12/4/2020
Collections: Sepsis
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Karen D. Lehman, DNP, APRN, FNP-C