{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} A Place to Get Worse: Perspectives on Avoiding Hospitalization From Patients With End-Stage Cardiopulmonary Disease

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To become familiar with a study designed to explore the experiences of patients with advanced heart failure or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease recently discharged from the hospital.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the concept of delay related to patients with chronic end-stage disease.
  2. Identify the methodology and results of the study.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.8 CH
  • DC - BON 2.8 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.

Test Code: JHPN0814B
Published: Aug 2014
Expires: 6/5/2020
Collections: COPD
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Susan E. Lowey, PhD, RN, CHPN; Sally A. Norton, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAAN; Jill R. Quinn, PhD, RN, CS-ANP, FAHA, FNAP, FAANP; Timothy E. Quill, MD