Care of the Older Adult 2023 Livestream (virtual)
The Mayo Clinic Division of Community Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care is pleased to offer this program to provide family practitioners, internists, general practitioners, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants with current information on the care of older adults, including clinical evaluation of cognitive and functional health, chronic disease management strategies, topics on post acute/long term care, and caregiver support.
This broadly applicable CME conference enhances attendee knowledge and skills in caring for older adults by providing:
- The latest, evidence-based approaches to common geriatric syndromes, including dementia, delirium, polypharmacy, pressure injuries, osteoporosis/hip fracture, frailty, and weight loss/malnutrition
- Expert insight on chronic disease management and common conundrums in older adults, including sessions covering: health maintenance in older adults, antibiotic and psychotropic stewardship in long-term care, heart failure in older adults, management of Parkinson’s disease, balancing bleeding and clotting risks in older adults on anticoagulation, and much more
- Practical tips for managing elderly patients across the healthcare continuum (ambulatory, inpatient, homebound, post-acute and long-term care)
|Allied Health Professionals||$800|
|Mayo Clinic Physicians and Allied Health Professionals||$800|
|Residents, Fellows, and Students||$400|
Family practitioners, internists, general practitioners, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe an approach to evaluating new cognitive impairment in an older adult patient
- Describe opportunities to prevent and treat delirium focusing on non-pharmacologic measures
- Identify ways to judiciously use anticoagulation in older adults, balancing risks of bleeding and clotting
- Manage Parkinson’s Disease expertly using only one medication
- Develop a practical approach to management of malnutrition and weight loss in older adults
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 13.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
American Academy of Family Physicians
The AAFP has reviewed Mayo Clinic Care of the Older Adult 2023 and deemed it acceptable for up to 13.25 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 11/02/2023 to 11/04/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Osteopathic Association
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 14.75 AOA Category 2-A credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 13.25 AAFP Prescribed
- 13.25 ABIM
- 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 13.25 AOA Category 2-A
- 13.25 Attendance
To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity. This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.
Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) strives to foster a learning environment in which individual differences are valued, allowing all to achieve their fullest potential.
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