{{ (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

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

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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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
Passing Score: 11/15 (73%)
Authors: Gretchen I. Riker PharmD, Stephen M. Setter PharmD, DVM, CGP, CDE, FASCP
Specialties: Home Health
Topics: Case Study