{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Ileostomy Care: A Guide for the Home Care Clinician

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the care of patients with an ileostomy in the home care setting.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline potential complications associated with an ileostomy.
  2. Recognize nutritional considerations for patients with an ileostomy.
  3. Discuss implications for nursing practice, including educational strategies.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • 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.

Test Code: HHCN0519
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: Linda Berti-Hearn, MSN, RN, CWOCN; Brenda Elliott, PhD, RN, CNE
Specialties: Home Health