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By participating in this activity you will earn CE Credit only. There are no Recertification Units awarded for this activity.

Purpose of Activity

JIN continuing education (CE) provides the nurse with a review of various aspects of infusion nursing.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify issues related to blood transfusions and common transfusion reaction signs and symptoms.
  2. Examine the features and influence of evidence-based, standardized central venous catheter (CVC) maintenance care guidelines developed through the Standardizing Central Venous Catheter Care in the Omaha Region Care from Hospital to Home (SCORCH) project.
  3. Analyze the use of peripherally-inserted central catheters (PICCs) inserted by clinical nurse specialists (CNSs).
  4. Evaluate the incidence of and risk factors for sepsis following peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) removal and the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis in neonates.
  5. Distinguish the impact of an intravenous (IV) skills workshop on graduate nurses' (GNs') comfort and skills.
  6. Examine nurse interruptions and distractions and the effects of interventions to minimize these to reduce medication administration errors.
Price: $68.00


  • ANCC 8.0 CH
  • DC - BON 8.0 CH
  • FL - BON 8.0 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: JINNC0315
Published: Mar/Apr 2015
Expires: 3/6/2020
Passing Score: 34/48 (70%)
Authors: Kendall P. Crookston, MD, PhD, et al.; Regina Nailon, PhD, RN, et al.; Jeong Yun Park, PhD, RN, KOAPN, et al.; Michelle A. Hoffman, MD, et al.; Barbara Wenger, MS, RN, AOCNS®, CRNI®; Mindy Yoder, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, et al.
Specialties: Infusion