{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An Outcome Analysis of Nurse Practitioners in Acute Care Trauma Services

Purpose of Activity

To present the results of a retrospective study of trauma patient outcomes following an expansion of trauma nurse practitioner (NP) services in a Level I trauma center.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Distinguish the evolution of NP services in the care of trauma patients admitted to a Level I trauma service.
  2. Identify the methods utilized to evaluate trauma patient outcomes with expanded NP services.
  3. Evaluate the study results and implications.
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  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development 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 Professional Development 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.

Test Code: JTN1117A
Published: Nov/Dec 2017
Expires: 12/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Anna Holliday, MSN, FNP-BC; Damayanti Samanta, MS; Julie Budinger, MSN, ACNP-BC, GNP-BC; Jessica Hardway, DNP, NP-C; Audis Bethea, PharmD, BCPS