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This article has been approved by the National Association for Neonatal Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an NNP.

Purpose of Activity

To familiarize the nurse with a quality improvement study designed to investigate nurse-driven interventions to reduce hospitalacquired infection in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify two types of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs)and their impact in the NICU.
  2. Describe the methodology and results of the study.
Price: $22.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 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: ANC0513
Published: June 2013
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kirtley Ceballos MSN, RNC-NIC, PCNS-BC, Kari Waterman, MS, RNC-NIC, CNS, Teresa Hulett BSN, RN, Mary Beth Flynn Makic PhD, RN, CNS, CCNS, FAAN