{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Postoperative Spica Cast Care: RN Comfort-Level Survey Score Improvement after a 30-Minute Educational Video

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This article has been approved by the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board for Category A credit toward recertification as an ONC.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on the use of an educational video to educate nurses on the post-operative care of spica casts.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Discern the history of spica casts and the development of an educational video to improve post-operative spica cast care.
  2. Identify specific techniques for spica cast care presented in an educational video and the results of this educational initiative.
Price: $15.00


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, #50-1223, Florida Board of Nursing, #50-1223, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ON1115B
Published: Nov/Dec 2015
Expires: 12/4/2020
Required Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Pamela L. Horn, MS, CNP, RNFA, ONP-C; Elizabeth Badowski, MS, CNP
Specialties: Orthopaedics, Pediatrics