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Purpose of Activity

To present registered professional nurses with detailed guidelines for using the Mini-Cog to screen for cognitive impairment in its earliest stages.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. review the background information essential for understanding the usefulness of the Mini-Cog.
  2. describe the administration and scoring of the Mini-Cog.
  3. outline the effectiveness and the outcomes of the Mini-Cog.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 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: AJNTT06
Published: December 2007
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 10/14 (71%)
Authors: Deirdre Mary Carolan Doerflinger PhD, CRNP
Categories: Geriatrics
Topics: Dementia