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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. Select the effects of and barriers to using lidocaine and a nasal vasoconstrictor before performing nasogastric tube (NGT) insertion.
  2. Examine issues related to blood culture contamination and a method for sustaining contamination rates below the national benchmark.
  3. Evaluate the planning, implementation, and outcomes from the use of a Super Track system to treat low-acuity ED patients.
Price: $15.95


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

Test Code: JEN0317PI
Published: Mar 2017
Expires: 3/1/2019
Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency