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Purpose of Activity

To describe for registered professional nurses how to use and interpret the Hospital Admission Risk Profile (HARP) to screen hospitalized older patients for their risk of functional decline.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. discuss the need for using a hospital risk assessment tool.
  2. outline the appropriate use of the HARP.
  3. summarize the development and outcomes of the HARP.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 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 Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJNTT22
Published: August 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Carla L. Graf MS, RN, CNS-BC
Categories: Geriatrics
Specialties: Education, Medical-Surgical
Topics: Dementia