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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present the details of a quality improvement (QI) study aimed at improving the drug-use screening process by integrating the Drug Abuse Screening Test without information systems support into the electronic health record (EHR) to increase completed screenings and provider interventions for positive screenings in adult patients at an urban primary care clinic.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recall the background information helpful for understanding the QI study aimed at integrating the drug-use screening process into EHRs at a primary care clinic.
  2. Summarize the results of the study.
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: CIN0920
Published: September 2020
Expires: 9/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Carmen Mei, DNP, APRN, FNP-C; Kelly Vaez, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC