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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the concept and prevalence of moral distress and its impact on health care practitioners.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. describe moral distress and its prevalence among nurses.
  2. recognize the precipitating factors of moral distress and identify appropriate interventions.
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: AJN0716B
Published: Jul 2016
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Cynda Hylton Rushton, PhD, RN, FAAN; Meredith Caldwell, BA; Melissa Kurtz, MSN, RN
Topics: Moral Distress