{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Potential Effect of Sleep Loss on a Nurse's Health

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To describe acute and chronic effects of sleep loss on nurses' health and job performance, strategies they can use to increase the quantity and quality of their sleep, and institutional policies that can promote adequate rest and recuperation for nursing staff.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. identify contributing factors to sleep loss for nurses.
  2. recognize the negative effects of sleep loss and strategies to ameliorate these effects.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 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: AJN0415B
Published: Apr 2015
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Linda Eanes, EdD, MSN, RN
Categories: Professional Issues