{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Quality Approach to Reducing the Occurrence of Occluded Leukocyte Reduction Filters during Platelet Transfusion

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recall the causes of platelet transfusion interruption as identified by the facility's QI team.
  2. Specify the interventions used to address the issue of platelet transfusion interruption.
  3. Evaluate the results of the project and their implications for clinical practice.

Learning Outcomes

Healthcare providers will demonstrate knowledge of a quality improvement (QI) project implemented to evaluate and reduce the occurrence of platelet transfusion interruptions associated with occluded large volume platelet filters by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
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 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: JNCQ0122
Published: Jan 2021
Expires: 3/7/2025
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Cory Wongsa, RN, OCN; Nava Ghiyassi, RN; Marah Cornelius, MSN, FNP-C; Colleen Villamin, MSN, RN, OCN, CNL; Nancy Tomczak, RN, OCN; Tonita Bates, MSN, FNP-C