{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Preparing Nursing Students to Work with Patients with Alcohol or Drug-Related Problems

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on preparing students to provide high-quality nursing care for individuals with alcohol or drug (AOD)-related problems.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Examine issues related to substance use disorders (SUDs) in the United States and barriers to early identification of and access to care for affected individuals.
  2. Identify components of the community/public health nursing (CPHN) program described in this article.
  3. Evaluate results from this CPHN program.
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: JAN0717
Published: Jul/Sep 2017
Expires: 9/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Angela J. Nash, PhD, CPNP-PC, PMHS; Marianne T. Marcus, EdD, RN, FAAN; Stanley Cron, MSPH; Nadine Scamp, LMSW m Morgan Truitt, BSN; Zara McKenna, BSN
Categories: Addiction , Education
Specialties: Addiction, Education