{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Improving Transition of Care for Veterans After Total Joint Replacement

Description

This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about a quality improvement project designed to improve patients' transition from hospital to home following total joint replacement (TJR).

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Recognize the scope of the problem of unplanned readmissions.
  2. Identify changes made in discharge processes for patients following TJR and the subsequent outcomes related to readmissions.
Price: $20.00

Credits:

  • 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.
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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: ON0315A
Published: Mar/Apr 2015
Expires: 3/5/2021
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Uthona R. Green, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC; Valorie Dearmon, DNP, RN, NEA-BC; Helen Taggart, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC
Categories: Orthopaedics
Specialties: Military, Orthopaedics