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Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the care for a patient with an LVAD.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Identify the indications for an LVAD.
  2. Describe potential complications associated with LVADs.
Price: $17.95


  • 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: N0517B
Published: May 2017
Expires: 3/6/2020
Collections: CESaver
Sources: Nursing2020
Passing Score: 14/19 (73%)
Authors: April Chmielinski, MSN, RN, CCRN, CCNS; Brittany Koons, MSN, RN
Specialties: Cardiology, Emergency