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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of cultural competency and its importance for perioperative nurses.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Define cultural competence and describe its evolution in the healthcare setting.
  2. Identify the impact of cultural competence in the perioperative setting.
Price: $17.95


  • 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.
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: ORN1114B
Published: November 2014
Expires: 12/3/2021
Sources: OR Nurse 2015
Required Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Dorothea Frederick, MSN, RNFA, CNOR; Maria Marinelli, MSN, RNFA, CNOR
Specialties: Perioperative, Surgery