Approximately one-third of recipients of a liver transplant or re admitted to the hospital within 30 days of discharge. Reduction of 30-days readmissions requires clinicians to be attuned to the uniqueness of the recipients of liver transplant, their disease process, hospital experience, and discharge.
Learning Outcome: After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss possible risk factors for and causes of 30-day readmission following liver transplantation for adults dependent upon the uniqueness of the population.
Learning Engagement Activity: Identify the study limitations described in the article.
Contact hours available until 2/28/22.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
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This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, AMSN Education Director.