Dr. Fawn Carson and Nika Ball review assessment and intervention of medication management with an overview of research, intervention strategies, resources, and case studies.
Course created on August 30, 2019
Course Type: Audio
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Introductory, Category 2: Occupational Therapy Process - Intervention; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-739322; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Beginner, Rehabilitation
- Identify 5 areas of medication management as identified by AOTA's position paper.
- List 2 assessment tools used for medication management.
- List 2 intervention strategies for helping clients to manage medications.
- List 2 resources that can assist clients with managing their medication regimen.
|0-15 Minutes||Introduction to the topic|
|15-30 Minutes||Assessment strategies|
|30-45 Minutes||Intervention strategies; Environmental modification|
|45-60 Minutes||Summar and Resources|
Fawn Carson, OTD, OTR/L, ATP
Fawn has been an occupational therapist for 20+ years and holds a doctoral degree from Mount Mary University, a master's degree from Rush University in Chicago, and a bachelor's degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH. After working in a Level I trauma center in a variety of treatment areas, Fawn became a wheelchair seating specialist. In 2005, she received her Assistive Technology Professional certification. Prior to her role as Managing Editor, Fawn was the Assistant Editor and CEU Administrator of OccupationalTherapy.com and Community Relations Manager for Allied Health Media, OccupationalTherapy.com's parent company.
Nika Ball, MOT, OTR/L, ATP
Nika Ball, MOT, OTR/L, ATP, is the CEU Administrator/Assistant Editor for OccupationalTherapy.com. She has been an occupational therapist for 15+ years and worked in a variety of settings, including hospital, acute rehabilitation, skilled nursing facility, outpatient, and home healthcare. Ms. Ball received her Assistive Technology Professional certification from RESNA in 2017. She is an American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) field advocate and is passionate about mental health awareness, advocacy, and education.
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