Online Education | Geriatric Healthcare 2015 | Selected Topics | Approach to Anemias and More

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How to earn contact hour credit

This course is 1.5 contact hours and includes a lecture video, self-assessment post-test, and evaluation. To earn contact hours, watch the lecture, complete the post-test, and submit the online evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%.

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Target Audience

This course is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, physician assistants, physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, social workers, pharmacists, long term care workers, residential care coordinators, caregivers and other interested professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you should be better able to:

  1. Identify the signs and symptoms associated with anemia.
  2. Describe the laboratory assessment necessary to evaluate patients with anemia.
  3. Interpret laboratory data to identify a specific type of anemia.

Additional Information

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 0.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Menon Manoj, MD, MPH
Associate, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Acting Instructor, Department of Medicine, UW    

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 0.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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