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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Recognize background information the authors considered when planning and implementing the virtual discharge program.
  2. Choose the results of the authors' study on the virtual discharge program's impact on nursing workload and patient outcomes that offer insight to clinicians planning a similar program.
  3. Analyze the conclusions the authors drew when examining the effects of the virtual discharge program.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate knowledge of a quality improvement study assessing the feasibility and impact of a virtual discharge care program on nursing workload and patient outcomes by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 CH
  • NM - BON 2.0 CH
  • SC - BON 2.0 CH
  • WV - BOERN 2.0 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: JNCQ0723
Published: Jul/Sep 2023
Expires: 6/5/2026
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Zachary Perpetua, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNL; Shannon Seitz, MSN, RN, PCCN; Jessica Schunk, BSN, RN; Debra Rogers, BSN, RN; Jeffrey Gala, BS; Paula Sherwood, PhD, RN, CNRN, FAAN; Alexandra Mikulis, BSN, RN, CCRN-K; Nicole Santucci, MSN, RN, NE-BC; Diane Ankney, MSN, RN, NEA-BC; Lisa Bryan-Morris, MSN, RN, NEA-BC; Karen DePasquale, LSW