Online Education | Geriatric Healthcare 2016 | ADRD Series | Dementia and Multiple Chronic Conditions

Healthcare professional counsels a patient after an Alzheimer's disease diagnosis.

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

  1. State the financial implications of dementia and multiple chronic conditions.
  2. Articulate the public health implications of dementia and multiple chronic conditions.
  3. Identify ways to research the impacts of dementia and multiple chronic conditions.


Additional Information

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours

Mark B. Snowden, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours


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