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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To instruct registered professional nurses in the use of the Family Preferences Index (FPRI) to measure caregivers' preferences for participating in the care of a hospitalized older family member.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

1. discuss the background information helpful in understanding the need for assessing caregivers' preferences for participating in a hospitalized family member's care.
2. outline the appropriate use of the FPRI.
3. summarize the development and outcomes of the FPRI.

Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 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: AJNTT23
Published: September 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Deborah Messecar PhD, MPH, RN, CNS, Bethel Ann Powers PhD, RN, Corey L. Nagel MS, MPH, RN
Categories: Geriatrics