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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide guidelines for improving depression care for homebound older adults.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the incidence and risk factors for depression in homebound older adults.
  2. Recognize the components of screening, assessment, medication management, and patient/family education for this population.
Price: $21.95


  • ANCC 2.0 CH
  • DC - BON 2.0 CH
  • FL - BON 2.0 CH
  • GA - BON 2.0 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: HHCN0716
Published: Jul/Aug 2016
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Authors: Carla J. Groh, PhD, PMHNP-BC, FAAN; Manuel S. Dumlao, MD