Nursing Continuing Education: Geriatric Conference

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7th Annual Geriatric Conference: Building Partnerships for Geriatric Care
Pre-Conference June 15, 2017 (8:00-12:30) & Conference June 16, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
$45.00 Pre-Conference Fee
$75.00 Conference Fee

  • Focus on interdisciplinary, culturally inclusive strategies to promote patient-centered care
  • Learn through interactive, case-based sessions
  • Overview of advocacy and legislative initiatives
  • Pre-conference: hands-on practice initiating goals of care discussions
  • Explore the role of the nurse in providing primary palliative care in all healthcare settings
    • Goals of care discussions
    • Explaining illness trajectories
    • Knowing when to ask for help
    • Interdisciplinary collaboration
    • Symptom management

Continuing Education

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.

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.

Pre-Conference: 4.00 contact hours & Conference: 7.50 contact hours

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