The purpose of APP Grand Rounds is to enhance the ability of PAs and APNs to recognize, diagnose and manage common medical conditions across the continuum of presentation in the office/outpatient setting to exacerbation of these conditions requiring management in an acute care setting.

The learning objectives for this presentation are:

  • Geriatric Definitions/ Criteria of Dementia and Delirium
  • Brief overview of dementia/ delirium management and medication overview 
  • Medication management and dosing: biggest and most common polypharmacy offenders
  • Advanced Care Planning: Documentation, additional resources, safety considerations, and when to refer a patient to geriatrics

Speaker: Elizabeth Bukowy, DO

Title: "Geriatrics at a Glance"

 

 

Session date: 
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
Helfaer Auditorium
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 1.00 NP Pharmacology
    NP Pharmacology credit.
  • 1.00 NP Contact Hours

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Program Description: 

 

Accreditation Statement:  The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:  The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Nurse Practitioner Accreditation Statement:  The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse Practitioner continuing education.  Provider Number: 150930.

Nurse Practitioner Credit Designation Statement:  Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc. is approved as a provider of nurse practitioner continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners: AANP Provider Number 150930.  This program has been approved for 1.00 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 1.0 hours of pharmacology).

Note: Sessions applicable for pharmacology credit will indicate pharmacology hours available for NPs.

Participant must attend entire session and complete a program evaluation to earn CE credit.

Target audience: 

Advanced Practice Providers

Learning objectives: 

The learning objectives for this presentation are:

  • Geriatric Definitions/ Criteria of Dementia and Delirium
  • Brief overview of dementia/ delirium management and medication overview 
  • Medication management and dosing: biggest and most common polypharmacy offenders
  • Advanced Care Planning: Documentation, additional resources, safety considerations, and when to refer a patient to geriatrics
Faculty & credentials: 

Speaker: Elizabeth Bukowy, DO

Title: "Geriatrics at a Glance"

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:

NameCompanyRole
Karla Zilinski, APNPHerzing UniversityPlanning Committee
Julie Raaum , DNPGilead SciencesPlanning Committee
Amber Essenmacher, PA-CIncyte CorporationPlanning Committee

 

Faculty & Credentials: Planning Committee: 

Amber Essenmacher, PA-C, Education Director, Ann Carlin, APNP, Lindsey Cushman, PA-C, Angelia Espinal, APNP, Emily Klar, PA-C, Emily Lemke, APNP, Adrienne Markiewicz, APNP,  Jennifer McMahon, APNP, MaryAnn Moon, APNP, Julie Raaum, DNP,  Molly Robischon, PA-C, Pam Souders, APNP, Stephanie Stroud, APNP,  Katie Wollak, PA-C,  Lana Zaharova, DNP, Ann Zechlinski, Pharmacy manager FH Inpatient,  Karla Zilinski, APNP and content expert Elizabeth Bukowy, DO

 

 

Contact

Name: 
Amanda Gross
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0280