Physiology & Age-Related Changes in Older Adults

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Refresh your knowledge on normal aging physiology, assessment, and diagnosis pearls for the older adult.  Practice effective communication strategies which lead to results in older adults. Explore safety related issues and health promotion strategies specific to the older adult population.  Whether you are new to the Health Services Director role, updating your practice skills, or preparing for the gerontological nursing board exam, this course will give you the tools you need to advance your clinical practice.  Through case studies, exercises, and simulation, you will practice skills to benefit your clinical practice.

Who Should Attend?  Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, and any Healthcare Professional who works with older adults.

Program Outline

  • Physiological Changes with Aging
  • Assessment & Diagnosis of Older Adults
  • Communication Strategies with Older Adults
  • Safety of Older Adults
  • Health Promotion with Older Adults
  • Pearls of Wisdom – Generational Gaps

Contact Hours:  6

Speaker:  Lyzz Stewart, DNP, RN-BC

Program Testimonials

“Very knowledgeable and answers questions. This was a great presentation and one I can use in practice.”

“She was very good about answering questions and encouraging dialogue among students.”

“This was well worth the financial investment and time.”

Additional Information

Registration includes: Attendance at program, downloadable program handouts, coffee, tea, water, continental breakfast and snacks.  Wi-fi is available in the conference center.

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