Objectives

After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Identify polypharmacy 
2. Identify some common potentially  inappropriate medication from American Geriatrics Society Beers Criteria
3. Understand term and importance of deprescribing

Faculty

Jean Peretti, RN
Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program
Baystate Medical Center 

Izckra Speight, CHW
Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

 

Session date: 
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Location: 
Webinar Live
MA
United States
  • 2.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 2.00 ASWB Continuing Education Credit(s)

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