This course will expound upon the literature to date about comprehensive geriatric assessments. Learners will gain practical tools for applications to their respective settings working with older adults.
Course created on August 22, 2018
Course Type: Video, Audio
CEUs/PDUs Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC); IACET/0.1; NBCOT/1.25 Intermediate, Geriatrics
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize aspects of relevant literature about the rationale for comprehensive geriatric assessment.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify necessary components of a comprehensive geriatric assessment.
- After this course, participants will be able to list appropriate tools to screen and assess the multi-faceted needs of older adults.
|10-20 Minutes||Cognition/Executive Functions, Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)|
|20-30 Minutes||Polypharmacy, Nutrition|
|30-35 Minutes||Functional Falls|
|35-45 Minutes||Mood, Social Support|
|45-50 Minutes||Client Portrayal|
|50-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Jeannine Nonaillada, PhD, OTR/L, BCG
Dr. Jeannine Nonaillada has been an occupational therapist for 17 years, and has patient care experience in the acute care, sub-acute and acute rehabilitation, long term care and outpatient rehabilitation settings. She is Board Certified in Gerontology by the American Occupational Therapy Association, a distinction held by less than 1% of all occupational therapists in the United States. Dr. Nonaillada has been an invited speaker nationally on the topic of falls prevention, and has published peer-reviewed manuscripts and taught courses on care and safety of older adults.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.1 CEUs (Intermediate level, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Evaluation Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.25 NBCOT PDUs (Intermediate level, Geriatrics Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.