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Purpose of Activity

To present registered professional nurses with information on Fulmer SPICES, a framework for assessing older adults that focuses on six common "marker conditions" and provides a snapshot of overall health and quality of care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. present an overview of the SPICES framework for assessing older adults.
  2. review the background information on the need for and basis of the SPICES framework.
  3. plan the appropriate interventions for marker conditions that the framework identifies.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJNTT01
Published: October 2007
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Terry Fulmer PhD, RN, FAAN
Categories: Geriatrics
Specialties: Medical-Surgical