Specialty Program 2017 | Med-Surg 365-Targeted CE | Caring for the Older Adult

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Describe how acute illness may present differently in an older versus younger adult.
  2. Describe age-related changes that may increase the incidence of adverse drug effects. 
  3. Identify nursing interventions to enhance care of the acutely ill patient with dementia.

Additional Information

Format: 
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.33 Contact hours
Available: 
06/05/2017
Expires: 
12/31/2018
Cost:
$22.00

Barbara Albertson, MN, RN-BC
Clinical Nurse Educator, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center

Available Credit

  • 1.33 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$22.00
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