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Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the care of postoperative orthopedic patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the effects of OSA in patients undergoing surgical procedures
  2. Recognize nursing interventions that promote patient safety for the postoperative patient with OSA.
Price: $15.00

Credits:

  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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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.





Test Code: ON1113C
Published: November/December 2013
Expires: 12/4/2020
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Amy J. Veney
Categories: Orthopaedics , Safety , Surgery