{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Implementing Evidence-Based Practice to Reduce Infections Following Arthroplasty


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 the implementation of an evidence-based practice program designed to reduce the risk of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in patients undergoing total knee and total hip arthroplasties.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Select components of the literature review and how these findings led to the development of this program.
  2. Identify the results of this program and the implications for nursing practice.
Price: $25.00


  • 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.
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: ON0715A
Published: Jul/Aug 2015
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Candy Mori, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, ONC