9th Annual Geriatric Conference - Building Partnerships for Geriatric Care

Starts:  Jun 14, 2019 5:00 PM (CT)
Ends:  Jun 15, 2019 4:00 PM (CT)
UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78230
This activity is jointly provided by UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing & The Caring for the Caregiver Program*


Attendees will learn

 

·     Aspects of living with dementia and how palliative care can impact patient-centered outcomes across the trajectory

·     Overview of dementia, diagnostic work-up, progression, and important care issues

·     Best practice evidence: Care planning, decision support, proxy decision-making from the perspective of people living with dementia and their families

·     Integrating the voice of people living with dementia and their caregivers into your practice

·     Dementia friendly healthcare practices

 

Continuing Education 8.5 contact hours

Nurses

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Social Workers

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing is an approved provider by the Texas State Board of Social Workers Examiners.

 

Certificate of attendance provided for other disciplines.

 

We look forward to seeing you in June

 

*Funded through Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington Engagement Award