{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An Evidence-Based Update on Contraception

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about key characteristics of nonpermanent contraceptive methods, including innovations in the field.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the advantages and characteristics of progestin-only contraceptive methods.
  2. Explain the advantages, disadvantages, and characteristics of combined hormonal contraceptive methods.
  3. Summarize the advantages, disadvantages, and considerations for use of nonhormonal contraceptive methods.
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: AJN0220A
Published: February 2020
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Laura E. Britton, PhD, RN, Amy Alspaugh, MSN, RN, CNM; Madelyne Z. Greene, PhD, RN; Monica R. McLemore, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
Specialties: Women's Health
Topics: Contraception