{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Using Essential Oils to Enhance Nursing Practice and for Self-Care

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the inhalation and the topical application of essential oils in acute care, self-care, community nursing, and long-term care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. identify guidelines and techniques for the use of essential oils.
  2. recognize the effects of inhalation and topical application of essential oils.
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: AJN0216B
Published: Feb 2016
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Melissa E. Allard, MA, RN, CCRN, CCAP; Julie Katseres, DNP, RN, APRN, FNP-BC, CCAP
Specialties: Holistic