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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on an evidence and consensus-based algorithm to promote the identification and management of impaired skin surrounding central venous access device (CVAD) sites.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Demonstrate the use of an algorithm to guide clinical decision-making in the best management of CVAD-associated skin impairment (CASI).
  2. Explain the identification and diagnosis of CASI.
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: JWOCN0517
Published: May/Jun 2017
Expires: 6/2/2023
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Daphne Broadhurst, CVAA(c), BSN, RN; Nancy Moureau, VA-BC, CPUI, CRNI, BSN, RN; Amanda J. Ullman, PhD, MAppSc, GCert PICU, RN
Categories: Infection , Skin/Wound Care
Specialties: Infection Control, Wound