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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To explore issues faced by older adults living with end-stage diseases with a goal of minimizing unnecessary care transitions.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discuss the impact of frequent care transitions in this population.
  2. Identify the nurse's role in advocating for these patients.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 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: N0617B
Published: Jun 2017
Expires: 9/4/2020
Sources: Nursing2020
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Susan E. Lowey, PhD, RN, CHPN