{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Implementation of an Emergency Department Screening and Care Management Referral Process for Patients With Sickle Cell Disease

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a project implementing a care management (CM) referral program from emergency departments (EDs) to care management services for patients with sickle cell disease (SCD).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall background information about SCD and CM relevant to the project.
  2. Outline the methodology used for implementation of the referral program.
  3. Specify the results of the newly implemented referral program and their implications for practice.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • CCMC 1.0 CH
  • NAHQ 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.

This Continuing Education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been preapproved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) for 1.0 CE contact hours.

This continuing education (CE) activity is provided by Lippincott Professional Development and has been approved by the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) for 1.0 CPHQ CE Hours. CPHQ CE Hours are based on a 60-minute hour. This CE is approved for meeting requirements for certification renewal.

Test Code: PCM0919B
Published: Sep/Oct 2019
Expires: 9/1/2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Sharron Rushton , DNP, MS, RN, CCM, CNE; Debbie Murray , RN, CMAC, CHC, CPN, CNM; Charles Talley , BS; Sandra Boyd , MA; Kern Eason , MBA; Marian Earls , MD, MTS, FAAP; Paula Tanabe , PhD, MSN, MPH, RN, FAEN, FAAN