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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about common fecal and urinary ostomies and their nursing management.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Differentiate between the common fecal and urinary ostomies.
  2. Illustrate how to assess a fecal or urinary ostomy postoperatively.
  3. Discuss the nursing management of ostomies and their complications, including patient education.
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: NMIE0919A
Published: Sep/Oct 2019
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/18 (77%)
Authors: Sherry Keck Doty, MSN, RN, CHC, CNS-BC, CWOCN
Categories: Gastrointestinal
Specialties: Gastroenterology, Ostomy