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Activity Steps


The certificate for this activity is for NON-PHYSICIANS.

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

To educate wound care practitioners about methods of communication that can help promote patient adherence to wound healing recommendations.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Distinguish the use of theoretical frameworks to promote patient adherence to prescribed wound healing recommendations.
  2. Synthesize the principles of motivational interviewing to best encourage patients to adhere to prescribed wound healing recommendations.
  3. Select the appropriate self-care strategies for patients who have nonhealing wounds.
Price: $22.00


  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Test Code: ASWCN0821
Published: August 2021
Expires: 7/31/2023
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Lynelle F. Callender, DNP, RN; Arlene L. Johnson, DNP, RN; Rose M. Pignataro, PhD, DPT, PT, CWS, CHES
Categories: Dermatology , Wound Care
Specialties: Burn Care, Dermatology, Wound