CE: Partnering with Informal Caregivers for Best Practice Medication Management

 

Partnering with Informal Caregivers for Best Practice Medication Management

This course is eligible for 1 credit hour of CE/CME for RN’s, LPN’s, LVN’s, MDs, DOs, PAs, NPs, Social Workers, and Long Term Care Administrators,

Instructions

To earn CE/CME credit for this offering, you must enter in your information on the video below to obtain access, and then watch to the end of the video. Please plan on setting aside one whole hour to watch the video, as you must watch in one sitting. You may pause and restart the video, but if you close the page, you will have to begin the training again.

Your Certificate

Once the video has finished, you will be able to access our 5-10 minute post-event survey which will allow you to enter in your information to receive your certificate.  Please email communityeducation@seasons.org with questions.

Course Description:

Informal caregivers for hospice patients share responsibility for administering and managing medications related to the terminal prognosis. This course will help caregivers, facility staff, and non-clinicians understand barriers to optimal medication management, learn techniques to best explain and enhance retention of information on medication management, and use case studies to refine their technique in understanding medication management.

Presenter Information:

  • Dr. Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE, is a Professor and Executive Director of Advanced Post-Graduate Education in Palliative Care at the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science of the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. She is a consultant for Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care.

Please click here to view a copy of the slides.

Please email communityeducation@seasons.org with questions.

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider # P0355.

This program has been approved for CE for 1 total participant hour by NAB/NCERS- approval #20211116-1.25-A70603-DL. Domains of practice: 10.01, 10.08, 40.01, 40.02, 40.08, 40,10, 50.08, 50.10, 50.11

This activity is approved for one hour of CME via the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Seasons Healthcare Management Inc., dba Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care #1237, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 1/20/2019-1/20/2022.

Social workers completing this course receive 1 clock hour of Category II continuing education credits.