PICU Transplant Talk: Altruistic Living Donors
In the PICU, nurses do not work with living donors. Some patients come to the PICU after receiving organs from living donors. This activity was designed for nurses to obtain greater knowledge of the process of living donation.
In order to claim your continuing education credits, you must attend the entire activity, complete the quiz with a passing score of 80%, and complete the course evaluation.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- describe the process of altruistic living donations
- describe the differences between living donation and deceased donation
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1.0 contact hour(s).
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 1.00 Attendance