This session examines the impact of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in older adults and the best evidence and practices for preventing, screening, treating, and educating sexually active older adults on STIs. Using a case-based approach, strategies for communication and education are discussed.
Contact hours available until 10/3/2017.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: Faculty, planners, authors, and 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.
Objectives: 1. List barriers and challenges to screening and treating sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among older adults. 2. Identify best practices in the screening, prevention, and treatment of STIs in older adults. 3. Explore effective communication and education strategies to promote healthy sexual health in older adults.