{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Implementation of an Evidence-Based, Nurse-Driven Sepsis Protocol to Reduce Acute Care Transfer Readmissions in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Setting

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the effects of nursedriven, protocolized sepsis assessment and treatment on reducing acute care transfer (ACT) readmissions from the inpatient rehabilitation facility.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify themethods used and compliance issues related to sepsis protocol implementation in the study described in this article.
  2. Select components of the evidence-based, nurse-driven sepsis protocol implemented in this study.
  3. Summarize results from the implementation of this sepsis protocol.
Price: $12.50


  • 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: RNJ0320A
Published: Mar/Apr 2020
Expires: 3/4/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Jenelle L. Jacobs, DNP, RN, CNE, ACM, CMSRN
Specialties: Rehabilitation
Topics: Readmissions , Sepsis