How to Try This: Screening for Mistreatment of Older Adults
Sources: AJN, American Journal of Nursing
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Published: December 2008
ANCC 2.0 CH
Purpose of Activity:To instruct registered professional nurses in using the Elder Assessment Instrument (EAI) to recognize indicators of mistreatment of older adults.
Learning Objectives:After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:
- review the background information on the need to screen for mistreatment of older adults.
- outline the appropriate use of the EAI.
- summarize the development of the EAI and the evidence for its use.