Goal and Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the 3 clinical measurements used to diagnose sarcopenia
  • Identify the major physical, psychological and environmental risk factors for falls in older adults
  • Recognize the benefits of adhering to standards of infection control and describe the professional’s responsibility to adhere to these practices and the consequences of failing to comply
  • Explain the interdisciplinary nature of medication errors
  • Identify five risk factors for violence in a healthcare setting
  • Identify beliefs about caring practices and selected caring theories
  • Identify conditions that may be associated with delirium across the life span
  • Identify two significant Islamic health-related practices or beliefs
  • Describe the intent of HIPAA
  • Describe three reasons why new diseases emerge or reemerge in the United States
  • Explain the importance of theory to the nursing profession
  • Identify the elements of effective communication, cultural competence, and patient- and family-centered care
  • Identify populations at greatest risk for prescription drug abuse
  • List three advantages of the interprofessional team approach to patient care
  • Identify five suicide risk factors that indicate a patient is at increased risk for self-harm
  • List four different types of ADEs
  • Provide the legal definition of nursing negligence


This course package includes multiple courses, including:

CE405-60    Sarcopenia Robs Older Adults of Strength
CE151-60    Fall Prevention for Older Adults
60011    Infection Control for Healthcare Professionals
60150    Preventing Medication Errors
CE130-60    Preventing Violence in the Healthcare Setting
CE281-60    Caring: The Essence of Nursing
CE367-60    Clearing Up the Confusion About Delirium
CE441    Awareness Enhances Care for Muslim Patients
CE513    HIPAA and Confidentiality: Practice May Change, But Principles Endure
CE527    Emerging Infectious Diseases: A Growing Threat in the U.S.
CE632    Nursing Theory: At the Heart of Practice
CE666    Effective Communication With Patients
CE552    Prescription Drug Abuse: Knowing the Danger Signs
CE90-60    Working with an Interprofessional Team
CE649    Preventing Suicide in Medical Settings
CE102-60    Adverse Drug Events
CE510    Document It Right: Would Your Charting Stand Up to Scrutiny?


Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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