2018 GAPNA Annual Conference

323 - Non-Pharmacologic and Pharmacologic Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Long-Term Care

Sep 29, 2018 9:30am ‐ Sep 29, 2018 11:30am


Credits: None available.

Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Description

This session describes the efficacy and risks associated with a variety of non-pharmacological and pharmacological interventions to treat behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD). Additionally, effective strategies to address quality improvement in the management of BPSD are also discussed.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information


Contact hours available until 9/29/2020.

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.

Conferences Committee Disclosures:
Melissa Batchelor-Murphy discloses that she serves as a consultant for MBM Consulting, LLC.

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 describe the efficacy and risks associated with non-pharmacological and pharmacological interventions for the treatment of behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia and develop strategies for quality improvement.

Speaker(s):

Credits Available


Non-Pharmacologic and Pharmacologic Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Long-Term Care

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