Lasting Impressions: Using the Perspective of the Funeral Director to Guide Post Mortem Nursing Care Practice

Lasting Impressions: Using the Perspective of the Funeral Director to Guide Post Mortem Nursing Care Practice

Identification: MSNN1406
Issue: November/December 2014
Volume: Volume 23 - Number 6
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 01/07/2017
  • 1.00 - CH
  • 0.00 - Rx

Standard: $20.00

Description

Contact hours available until 12/31/2016.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
The authors, editor, planning committee, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education article.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Non-Endorsement of Products:
Accreditation of activities for contact hours does not imply approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content by the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN), AJJ, or the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and AMSN.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA)

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Discuss the safety factors nurses should consider in regard to handling of a patient's body after death.
  • Identify the elements of post mortem care that can impact the physical appearance of a body prior to transfer from the hospital.
  • Explain each of these elements and discuss the proper procedure for handling a recently deceased patient in regard to the effects of each.

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Lasting Impressions: Using the Perspective of the Funeral Director to Guide Post Mortem Nursing Care Practice

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