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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. Examine the risks to older adults who drive, particularly in rural areas, and techniques to assess their driving safety.
  2. Identify the active components of marijuana and the effects of using this drug.
  3. Recognize the elements of the assessment and care of mechanically ventilated patients.
  4. Select issues related to the treatment of acute stroke, particularly in rural hospitals.
  5. Outline the causes, assessment, and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage.
  6. Identify concerns related to emergency preparedness and training in rural areas.
Price: $18.95


  • 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, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: JEN0117C
Published: Jan 2017
Expires: 12/7/2018
Passing Score: 21/30 (70%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency