Alternatives to High Risk Medications

Geriatrics for Advanced Practice is a unique educational activity that is intended to enhance the knowledge and ability of advanced practice providers to be able to contribute to the health of a population and provide optimal evidence-based care for the high-risk population of older adults. 

Target Audience

This course is intended for MDs/DOs, PAs/NPs, PharmD and RNs.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Review nuances of prescribing medications and safe medication management to older adults.
  2. Review interdisciplinary team approaches and interventions to better address older adults with complex conditions and those with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.
  3. Review practical tips for the coordination of care of vulnerable older adults.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.50 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 0.50 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 0.50 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 0.50 PA CME
    Aurora Health Care, Inc. is approved by AAPA to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit to PA participants in the Course entitled Alternatives to High Risk Medications. This approval is valid for one year beginning 06/30/2020. This activity is designated for a maximum of 0.50 AAPA Category 1 CME Credit(s). PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards.
Course opens: 
06/30/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty

Michael Malone, MD; Advocate Aurora Health
Ann Gallo, Senior Services Program Coordinator; Advocate Aurora Health
Aaron Malsch, MS, RN, GCNS-BC; Advocate Aurora Health
Patti Pagel, MS, RN, GCNS-BC; Advocate Aurora Health
Jennifer Hartlaub, DNP, APNP, FNP-BC; Advocate Aurora Health
Don Martinez, MMS, PA-C; Advocate Aurora Health
Donna Fick, RN, PhD, FAAN; Penn State University College of Nursing

Disclosure

The planners and speaker(s) have indicated that there are no financial relationships with any commercial interests to be disclosed.

Accreditation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
Advocate Aurora Health designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Part II
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

CE
Advocate Aurora Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission of Accreditation. 0.50 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.

PA
Advocate Aurora Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit to participants in the Regularly Scheduled Series entitled "Geriatrics for Advance Practice: 3.0." This approval is valid for one year from 3/17/2020. This activity is designated for 0.50 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 0.50 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 0.50 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)
    Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 0.50 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
  • 0.50 PA CME
    Aurora Health Care, Inc. is approved by AAPA to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit to PA participants in the Course entitled Alternatives to High Risk Medications. This approval is valid for one year beginning 06/30/2020. This activity is designated for a maximum of 0.50 AAPA Category 1 CME Credit(s). PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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