{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Polypharmacy in Older Adults at Home: What It Is and What to Do About It? Implications for Home Healthcare and Hospice, Part 2

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To help clinicians identify and reduce the problem of polypharmacy in home healthcare and hospice care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

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

  1. Summarize the relevant information and recommended strategies for identifying polypharmacy, particularly for older adult patients.
  2. Plan the appropriate strategies for reducing polypharmacy, particularly for older adult patients.
Price: $24.95


  • 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.
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.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: HHCN0213A
Published: February 2013
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Gretchen I. Riker PharmD, Stephen M. Setter PharmD, DVM, CGP, CDE, FASCP
Specialties: Home Health
Topics: Case Study