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Purpose of Activity

To describe for registered professional nurses an approach to working with families of hospitalized older adults who have dementia, including recommendations for using the Information for the Hospital Team About a Patient with Memory Problems form.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. review the background information helpful for understanding the need for gathering specific information about patients with dementia.
  2. summarize the development and outcomes of the form.
  3. outline the appropriate use of the form.
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: AJNTT25
Published: October 2008
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Christine Bradway PhD, RN, GNP-BC, Karen B. Hirschman PhD, MSW
Categories: Geriatrics