COMP: A Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment [0.1 CEU]

This course is designed to instruct healthcare personnel on how to provide a comprehensive assessment of the geriatric patient. Step-by-step guidance is offered on how to take a patient's health history, perform a functional assessment and conduct a complete physical exam. The steps necessary to assess mental status and take an inventory of medications are also included.

LEARNING OUTCOMES: Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Explain the importance of performing an accurate and thorough assessment of the geriatric patient
- Take a health history and perform a functional assessment
- Perform a comprehensive, "head-to-toe" physical assessment of the patient
- Assess the mental status of the geriatric patient
- Take an inventory of medications that the patient is currently taking

In order to receive your completion certificate and 0.1 CEU credit/1 credit hour for this course, you must score at least 80% on the training assessment and complete the course evaluation. We appreciate any comments you may have to help us improve your online learning experience.

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HomeTown Health, LLC, 3280 Cherry Oak Lane, Cumming, Georgia 30041

Course Details
  • Max Subscription Days:
    30 Days
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  • Price:
    US $18.00
    by AuthorizeNet