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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Evaluate to what degree the skill of commercial tourniquet (CTQ) application is retained 6 months after participation in a Stop the Bleed class.
  2. Outline features of several early warning scoring systems for critically ill patients, including a system for predicting the prognosis of patients with acute pancreatitis (AP).
  3. Evaluate whether Spanish video discharge instructions (VDI) added to standard written/oral discharge instructions (WODI) would result in improved knowledge and satisfaction among Spanish-speaking caregivers of children discharged from the emergency department, compared with WODI alone.
  4. Identify patient factors and barriers that contribute to nonurgent ED visits.
  5. Summarize the transcultural health practices of a sample of emergency nurses who work with Indigenous peoples in Quebec, Canada.
Price: $18.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - BON 2.5 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: JEN0320R
Published: March 2020
Expires: 3/1/2024
Required Passing Score: 25/35 (71%)
Specialties: Emergency