{{ moduleVm.status }} How To Try This: Recognition of Dementia in Hospitalized Older Adults

Purpose of Activity

To propose a group of approaches that registered professional nurses can use to increase recognition of dementia in hospitalized patients.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. describe the administration and scoring of the Try This approaches to the Recognition of Dementia in Hospitalized Older Adults.
  2. describe the administration and scoring of the Mini-Cog.
  3. outline the use of the four approaches described in this article.
Price: $24.95

Credits:

  • ANCC 2.5 CH
  • DC - BON 2.5 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
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This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
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Expires: 5/31/2015
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Published: January 2008
Authors: Katie Maslow MSW, Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN
Categories: Geriatrics
Topics: Dementia