2016 GAPNA Pharmacology Conference

202 - Enhancing Quality of Prescribing Practices for Older Veterans Discharged from the Emergency Department: EQUiPPED

Apr 2, 2016 9:05am ‐ Apr 2, 2016 10:05am


Credits: None available.

Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Description

For questions, email the speaker at susan.hastings@duke.edu

Medications typically used to treat acute symptoms are not necessarily the best choices for older adults. This session discusses which medications are potentially inappropriate, why they are inappropriate, and systematic approaches to decreasing inappropriate prescribing.

Contact hours available until 4/2/18.

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 and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee: No planning committee member discloses a potential or actual conflict of interest.

Speakers: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) 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.

Learning Outcome:
Identify potentially inappropriate medications in the ED setting and describe an interdisciplinary QI program to reduce potentially inappropriate medication use in the ED.

Speaker(s):

Credits Available


Enhancing Quality of Prescribing Practices for Older Veterans Discharged from the Emergency Department: EQUiPPED

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