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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information to increase their knowledge about current issues affecting emergency nursing practice.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss snake bites in the U.S., including safe practices for snake identification and disposal in the emergency department.
  2. Evaluate issues related to the care of a patient experiencing a stroke and one rural hospital's strategies to earn Acute Stroke Ready Hospital (ASRH) certification.
  3. Outline a process improvement initiative designed to improve stroke care and patient outcomes in a rural settings.
Price: $13.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 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, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN0117PI
Published: Jan 2017
Expires: 12/7/2018
Passing Score: 9/12 (75%)
Specialties: Emergency