Understanding Sepsis: Updates for the Bedside Nurse

Understanding Sepsis: Updates for the Bedside Nurse

Identification: MSNN1803
Issue: May/June 2018
Volume: Volume 27 - Number 3
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 06/30/2020
  • 1.30 - CH

Standard: $20.00


Contact hours available until 6/30/2020.

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

Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
The author(s), editor, editorial committee, content reviewers, 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.

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.

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Rosemarie Marmion, MSN, RN-BC, NE-BC, AMSN Education Director.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity the learner will have increased knowledge of sepsis, monitoring of the septic patient, and the tools that can be used to assess for sepsis on the medical-surgical unit.

Learning Engagement Activity:
Respond to the following self-assessment questions:

  • Does your organization have a protocol in place to monitor the patient at risk for sepsis on the medical-surgical unit?
  • Can you list the SOFA criteria outlined in this learning activity?


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Understanding Sepsis: Updates for the Bedside Nurse

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Maria Gonzalez
7/3/18 7:36 pm

I did like this article. it was short and with important information.

Joette Parker
7/31/18 12:28 pm

Great information!

Rebecca Jacobs
8/4/18 11:25 am

very valuable information, will add to my practice immediately.

Angela Otulakowski
10/3/18 11:27 am

Identifying sepsis early and using the SOFA acronym will help the outcome of my patients

Sabrina Sumner
11/11/18 12:54 pm

Excellent article - sepsis care has certainly come a long way!