Annual Conference 2017

162 - Deprescribing: What It Is and How Do You Do It?

Oct 5, 2017 4:00pm ‐ Oct 5, 2017 5:00pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Description

Polypharmacy is highly prevalent and associated with numerous geriatric syndromes and additional adverse outcomes. Several tools exist to help identify potentially inappropriate medications. This session highlights the epidemic of polypharmacy and provide a structured patient-centered framework for deprescribing among older patients.

Contact hours available until 10/7/19.

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.

Conference Committee Disclosures:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

  • No commercial support or sponsorship declared.


Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (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 CEP5387.


Learning Outcome:

  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to apply a patient-centered framework for deprescribing medications among older adults.


Speaker(s):

Credits Available


Deprescribing: What It Is and How Do You Do It? Exam

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