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Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the ethical principles of palliative care that have been challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic.
  2. Identify the evidence that lends insight about the risks to older adults in a congregate living facility during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  3. Choose the interventions the interdisciplinary team at the authors' facility used to deliver optimal care to residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  4. Select strategies that promote a trusting relationship and effective communication with patient and family members during pandemic-related acute care management.
  5. Demonstrate clinical reasoning in case scenarios for use of discharge planning techniques and strategies for changing care to higher level services during acute care management of patients during a pandemic.
  6. Apply transitional care management strategies to access resources in case scenarios of pandemic-related acute care patients.
Price: $12.95


  • NASW 1.0 CH

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #: 886708055-3500) for 1.0 Social Work continuing education contact hours.

Professions: Social Worker
Test Code: JHPN0421BPCM0121B-SW
Published: April 2021
Expires: 4/30/2022
Required Passing Score: 12/15 (80%)
Authors: Amisha Parekh de Campos, PhD, MPH, RN, CHPN; Susan Daniels, MSN, RN, CHPN, Kelli Chovanec, DNP, RN, NE-BC, and Nicole R. Howard, BSN, RN