{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} The Transition of Care from Hospital to Home for Patients with Hypertension

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information regarding problems associated with transitioning patients with hypertension from hospital to home.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Describe the epidemiology of hypertension and the challenges related to discharging patients with hypertension.
  2. Identify transitional care processes that can optimize care for patients with hypertension.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: NP0217A
Published: Feb 2017
Expires: 12/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Mary M. Franklin, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC; Mary Anne McCoy, PhD, RN, ACNS, ACNP-BC