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Purpose of Activity

To instruct registered professional nurses in the use of the Modified Caregiver Strain Index to help family members determine their level of strain, a combination of stress and burden, that can affect caregivers' overall health.

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 caregiver strain.
  2. outline the appropriate use of the Modified Caregiver Strain Index.
  3. summarize the development and outcomes of the Modified Caregiver Strain Index.
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: AJNTT24
Published: September 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Lisa L. Onega PhD, APRN, BC, GNP, CNS
Categories: Geriatrics
Topics: Caregivers , Dementia