Many changes under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are set to take place in 2014, but in order to be prepared to ensure care for patients we need to be focused on preparing now. This session explores the present and future changes set to take place under the ACA with regard to care for the aging population and discusses how advanced practice nurses can be prepared for the changing workforce needs that will result.
Contact hours available until 9/21/2015.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Speakers have no disclosures to declare
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5387.
Summarize the impact of the ACA on care for the US aging population.
Synthesize factors influencing complex care transitions in the older adult.
Discuss impending and future advanced practice workforce needs.