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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

The purpose of this learning activity is to provide information about a quality improvement project that implemented clinical decision support (CDS) tools to improve patient fall risk identification and prevention.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the review of the literature related to the use of clinical decision support systems (CDSSs) including the use of CDSSs for fall risk identification and prevention.
  2. Discuss the methodology and results of the quality improvement project.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH
  • GA - 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 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: CIN1215
Published: Dec 2015
Expires: 12/4/2020
Collections: CESaver
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Kathryn S. Lytle, DNP, RN-BC, CPHIMS; Nancy M. Short, DrPH, MBA, RN; Rachel L. Richesson, PhD, MPH; Monica M. Horvath, PhD