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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Select typical features of POTS.
  2. Identify triggers for POTS.
  3. Identify epidemiological characteristics of POTS.
  4. Select the gold standard diagnostic test for POTS.
  5. Explain treatment options for a patient with POTS.

Learning Outcomes

Participants will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding the care of a patient with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) 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
  • 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: N0223B
Published: Feb 2023
Expires: 12/5/2025
Sources: Nursing2023
Required Passing Score: 8/10 (80%)
Authors: Lauren Czosek BSN, RN