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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the components of a respiratory assessment for the older, home care patient.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Identify components and findings of a respiratory assessment.
  2. Recognize reasons why older adults are vulnerable to respiratory illness.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 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 Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: HHCN0915
Published: Sep 2015
Expires: 9/3/2021
Collections: New Nurse Basics
Required Passing Score: 12/15 (80%)
Authors: Deborah Fritz, PhD, FNP, ANP-BC