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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. Outline the management of congenital heart disease (CHD) in neonates in the emergency department.
  2. Delineate the management of a patient presenting with pulmonary embolism.
  3. Recognize the clinical manifestations and management of acute compartment syndrome (ACS).
  4. Describe a quality improvement project designed to improve the accuracy of ESI scores.
  5. Discuss the interventions for female sexual assault patients in the emergency department.
  6. Identify infection control procedures that can reduce hospital-acquired infections.
  7. Describe the results of a Triage Redesign Task Force.
  8. List uses and adverse effects of the supplement kratom.
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: JEN0717C
Published: Jul 2017
Expires: 7/31/2019
Passing Score: 22/30 (73%)
Categories: Emergency care
Specialties: Emergency