Geri Pal TLC Immersion Course - November 5

November 5, 2020

Date & Location:

November 5, 2020
Webinar

Goal:

Enhance attendee's skills in: recognizing and addressing common geriatrics and palliative care challenges such as dementia, falls, polypharmacy and prognostication; Identifying goals, discussing prognosis and guiding serious illness conversations and working in inter-professional teams to design quality improvement projects.

Provided by:

The Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care and Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education

Target Audience

An interactive inter-professional team approach of mini-lectures, small group case discussions using the 4M's Age Friendly Framework designed for an interprofessional audience including but not limited to:  physicians, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, medical assistants, community health workers, administrators, case managers, clinical supervisors, medical directors, quality specialists, senior leaders.

Learning Objectives

 

  • Recognize and address common geriatrics and palliative care challenges such as dementia, falls, polypharmacy and prognostication
  • Identify patient goals by discussing prognosis and guiding serious illness conversations
  • List the core requirements for "age-friendly" health care for older adults
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 6.00 ACPE Contact Hours
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 6.00 ASWB Continuing Education Credit(s)
  • 6.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
Course opens: 
02/11/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Event starts: 
11/05/2020 - 8:15am
Event ends: 
11/05/2020 - 4:40pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
0

Program Schedule 

7:30Pre-Test
  
7:50Welcome
 Maura Brennan, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM, HMDC
 Rebecca Dobert, AS
  
8:25Pill Drill
 Megan Carr, Pharm D, BCPS, BCGP
  
8:40Intro to Age Friendly Framework (4Ms)
 Maura Brennan, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM, HMDC
 Kelly Ann Johnson, MPH
  
9:00Case Module 1
 Breaksout Session
  
9:30Dementia
 Alina Sibley, NP
 Cheryl Mustain, LICSW, CDP
  
10:00Depression
 Sik Kim Ang, MD, AGSF, FACP, HMDC
 Brenna Sorel, LCSW, CDP
  
10:15Break
  
10:25Drugs & De-prescribing
 Megan Carr, Pharm D, BCPS, BCGP
 Jean Peretti, RN-BC, CDP
  
10:55Non Pharmacological Approach to Pain
 Christina Fitch, DO, MPH, FAAHPM, HDMC
  
11:10Case Module 2
 Breakout Session
  
11:40Falls
 Regina Kaufman, PT, EdD, MS, NCS
 Izckra Speight, CHW, CDP
  
11:55Multimorbidity & Frailty
 Maura Brennan, MD, FACP, AGSF, FASHPM, HMDC
 Patricia Coffelt, MSN RN-BC
  
12:10Community Resources
 Brenda Labbe, CDP, CMDCP
 Megan Lemay, MS
  
12:30Lunch
  
1:15Case Module 3
 Breakout Session
  
1:45Prognostication
 Sik Kim Ang, MD, AGSF, FACP, HMDC
  
2:00Serious Illness Conversation
 Cheryl Mustain, LICSW, CDP
 Richard Conroy, PA-C
  
2:15Case Module 4
 Breakout Session
  
2:45Break
  
3:00Palliative Care & Hospice
 Christina Fitch, DO, MPH, FAAHPM, HDMC
  
3:15Symptom Management
 Maura Brennan, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM, HMDC
 Megan Carr, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP
  
3:30Telehealth and COVID 19
 Alina Sibley, NP
  
3:50Post Test/Ask the Experts Q & A
  
4:05Post Test

 

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 or planning committee have commercial relationships with commercial  companies providing goods or services used on patients.

Webinar
MA
United States

Meeting Room temperatures will fluctuate. 

Maura Brennan, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAAHPM, HMDC
Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Program Director
Baystate Medical Practices

Sik Kim Ang, MD, AGSF, FACP, HMDC 
Assistant Professor
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Baystate Medical Practices

Megan Carr, Pharm D, BCPS, BCGP  
Geriatric Clinical Pharmacist Specialist
Baystate Medical Center

Richard Conroy, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Baystate Medical Practices

Patricia Coffelt, MSN, RN-BC
Nurse Educator
Baystate Medical Practices

Rebecca Dobert, AS
Project Manager
Baystate Medical Center

Christine Fitch, DO, MPH, FAAHM, HDMC 
Assistant Professor
UMASS Medical School - Baystate
Palliative Physiciain
Baystate Medical Center

Regina Kaufman, PT, EdD, MS, NCS
Professor of Physical Therapy
Physical Therapist
Springfield College

Brenda Labbe, CDP, CMDCP
Information & REferral Supervisor
Greater Springfield Senior Services

Meghan Lemay, MS
Regional Manager
Alzeimer's Association

Cheryl Mustain, LICSW, CDP
Geriatric & Palliative Social Worker
Baystate Medical Center

Kelly Ann Johnson, MPH
Senior Project Director
Institute for Health Care Improvement
Boston, MA

Jean Peretti, RN-BC, CDP
Nurse
Baystate Medical Center

Alina Sibley, NP
Lead Nurse Practitioner
Baystate Medical Center

Brenna Sorel, LCSW, CDP
Ambulatory Practice Social Worker
Baystate Health

Izckra Speight, CHW, CDP
GWEP
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 or planning committee have commercial relationships with commercial  companies providing goods or services used on patients.

In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credit
    Baystate Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PA’s should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
  • 6.00 ACPE Contact Hours
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 6.00 ASWB Continuing Education Credit(s)
  • 6.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.

 

Please Note:
  • Each participant must register themselves for the program.
  • Notify your Education Coordinator/ Supervisor that you have enrolled in the course and an interdepartmental funds transfer form must be submitted to Continuing Education.
In order to receive CREDIT, the evaluation must be completed by:Thu, 12/31/2020 - 11:30pm

We appreciate your business and sincerely wish to meet your educational needs.  We understand that the schedule of a busy professional, like yourself, is subject to change.  Therefore, we have included information about our refund/cancellation policies for your convenience below.

Cancellation:
If you must cancel, telephone Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 and follow your call with a written/email request.  All cancellations will incur a $25.00 fee.  Please note that we cannot refund cancellations received less than two weeks (10 business days) before the program date.

Refund Policy:
Your refund, less a cancellation fee, will be processed within two (2) weeks from the date we receive the written notification.  For credit card refunds, please allow one to two (1-2) billing cycles for the credit to appear on your statement.

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