{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Epidemiology of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Orthopaedics

Description

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

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about evidence-based guidelines and strategies to prevent, minimize, and treat methicillin-resistant S aureus (MRSA) infections.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Outline the epidemiology of S aureus and MRSA.
  2. Identify prevention and treatment strategies designed to minimize and treat MRSA-related infections in the general population and within the orthopaedic surgery population.
Price: $25.00

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 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: ON0515A
Published: May/Jun 2015
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Mary Atkinson Smith, DNP, NP-C, ONP-C