{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Delirium Education in Hospice Care: A Quality Improvement Project

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify features of the Nursing Delirium Screening Scale (Nu-DESC) Assessment Tool and results from the use of the tool in a quality improvement project.
  2. Choose a potential adverse effect from delirium.
  3. Assess for risk factors for and signs of delirium.
  4. List a reversible cause of delirium.
  5. Define a strategy to prevent or manage delirium.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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: JHPN0621B
Published: June 2021
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Cynthia Sinchak, MSN, RN, CHPN, RN; Pamela B. DeGuzman, PhD, RN