Nursing Home Workshop

Return to Geriatric Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 90 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Manage specific problems that occur commonly in the nursing home setting.

2. Recognize the variable and often nonspecific signs of adverse drug reactions in nursing home patients.

3. Coordinate preventive measures that are appropriate for nursing home patients.

4. Appraise current federal guidelines and mandates regarding nursing home care.

5. Review and differentiate between senior housing, group homes, assisted living facilities, nursing homes and continuing care retirement communities.


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Course summary
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Laurence Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AAFP prescribed

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