Understanding Depression in the Elderly - 12/19/17

Princeton, NJ US
December 19, 2017

Live Classroom

The purpose of this activity is to provide the learner with information on the disease process and skills or techniques used to manage these clients at home.

Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to Claim CE Certificate
  • Attend planned length of activity missing no more than 10 minutes
  • Validation by CE Administrator of attendance via sign-in sheet 
  • You will receive an email, after 1-2 business days, prompting you to complete an evaluation on education.bayada.com
  • Evaluation must be completed within 1 month of event before course expires.

Target Audience

RNs

LPNs

Certified Case Managers

All Health Care Professionals regardless of CE credit

Learning Objectives

By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:
 
  • define depression
  • differentiate between types of depression
  • identify risk factors for depression.
  • recognize signs and symptoms of depression
  • relate chronic physical conditions and depression
  • discuss methodologies and tools for diagnosing depression
  • explain treatment options, including medication management
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
    BAYADA Home Health Care is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Clock hours (CCMC)
    This program has been submitted to the Commission for Case Manager Certification for approval to provide board certified case managers with clock hours.
Course opens: 
10/25/2017
Course expires: 
01/20/2018
Event starts: 
12/19/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
12/19/2017 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Aetna Better Health of New Jersey
3 Independence Way
Suite 400
Princeton, NJ 08540
United States
DISCLOSURE

No relevant conflict of interest or financial relationships were disclosed for this educational activity by any of the authors or presenters.

 Sally Buonomo, RN, BSN, CCM

Sally is a nurse with over 40 years experience in various healthcare settings. Her first 6 years were in acute care with the greatest concentration on caring for neurosurgical clients. Since acute care, she has been in home care. Her home care experience has included: home visits, private duty nursing, home health aide supervision, clinical management and office director. She has also worked as a Geriatric Care Manager for 3 years. For the last 20 years, she has been working as a Transitional Care Manager. Her responsibilities include assisting clients and families with their transition from facilities to home.

 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours (ANCC)
    BAYADA Home Health Care is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Clock hours (CCMC)
    This program has been submitted to the Commission for Case Manager Certification for approval to provide board certified case managers with clock hours.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/25/2017
Course expires: 
01/20/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Cancellation/Refund

If course is cancelled:

By BAYADA; if the education is cancelled for any reason the learner will receive a full refund for any applicable course fee. BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

By learner; any applicable course fee will be refundable up until one (1) day prior to date registered for the education. After this date the course fee may be non-refundable. BAYADA will not be responsible for any associated fees or costs such as travel or lodging.

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