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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on root causes of readmissions and strategies to avoid them.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discern root causes of readmissions.
  2. Recognize strategies to avoid readmissions.
  3. Identify examples of effective use of SBAR communication.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 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.

Test Code: EL1014A
Published: Oct 2014
Expires: 9/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Emily Contrada, MA, MLS, RN, CPHQ
Topics: Medicare , Readmissions , SBAR