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Purpose of Activity

To provide the registered professional nurse with an overview of the role sleep plays in cognition and everyday functioning in older adults.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the various stages of sleep and their importance.
  2. Explain the relationship of sleep to cognition and everyday functioning in the older adult.
  3. Discuss the treatment of sleep disorders in the older adult.
Price: $27.95


  • ANCC 3.0 CH
  • DC - BON 3.0 CH
  • FL - BON 3.0 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: JNN0911
Published: October 2011
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: David E. Vance, Karen Heaton, Yvonne Eaves, Pariya L. Fazeli
Categories: Neurological
Topics: Sleep Disorders