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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Define the concepts of compassion satisfaction, compassion fatigue, and secondary traumatic stress referred to as vicarious trauma.
  2. Identify the survey results of nurses in leadership positions during a global pandemic.
  3. Explain the negative consequences of burnout and interventions to improve burnout among nurse leaders.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate knowledge about compassion satisfaction, compassion fatigue, and vicarious trauma experienced by nurse leaders during the COVID-19 pandemic, 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
  • NM - BON 1.5 CH
  • SC - BON 1.5 CH
  • WV - BOERN 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, Georgia Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing, South Carolina Board of Nursing, and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, #50-1223.

Test Code: NM0123
Published: Jan 2023
Expires: 12/5/2025
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Ashley Peacock, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, NEA-BC