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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To examine the role of nurses in assessing the self-care capacity of older adult patients.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the elements of a safety and self-care assessment for older adults.
  2. Enlist tools and resources to evaluate self-care capacity in older adults.
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: NMIE0319B
Published: Mar/Apr 2019
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Amy Moore, DNP, RN, FNP-C; Emily Merrill, PhD, APRN, CNE, FNP-BC, FAANP
Specialties: Gerontology, Home Health