On-Demand | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2021: Practical Application of the Beers Criteria in the Outpatient Setting
Practical Application of the Beers Criteria in the Outpatient Setting
Pamela Davies, ARNP, FAANP
Professor, Adult/Geriatric Track Lead, School of Health Sciences, Seattle University
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Provide an overview of the American Geriatric Society’s 2019 Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults.
- Discuss practical clinical decision-making strategies when incorporating the Beers Criteria into practice.
- Using a case-based approach, describe practical applications of the Beers Criteria in the outpatient setting.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level