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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a QI project implementing diversion detection software that uses data analytics to quickly identify healthcare professionals practicing outside of the system limits, allowing for early identification and assistance.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the scope of the problem of drug diversion indicating the need for early detection.
  2. Outline the features of the diversion detection software and the processes involved in its use at the health system described in the article.
  3. Summarize the outcomes of using the new system.
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: NM0219
Published: Feb 2019
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Jason C. Perry, MSN; Christine L. Vandenhouten, PhD, RN, APHN-BC
Topics: Drug Diversion