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Aging and Long Term Care

Author: Jassin M. Jouria, MD
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No book to buy Duration: 10 hours
3.6 out of 4.0, Based on: 4,985 reviews

Course Summary

This course offers a comprehensive review of aging and long term care. Topics covered include the biological, social, and psychological aspects of aging.

Course Format

This course contains downloadable online lessons (PDF or Word) and a practice test. When you're ready, purchase the course by clicking the "Add this Course Now" button above; this will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CEU credits.

Course Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Living Environments
  • Common Health Issues
  • Elder Abuse
  • End of Life
  • Developing Treatment Plans
  • Cultural Issues
  • Family Members
  • Conclusion

Learning Objectives

  • Describe common health issues in older adults.
  • Describe DNR orders.
  • Explain symptoms of elder abuse.
  • Describe end of life decisions.
  • compare living environments for older adults.
  • Explain malnutrition in older adults.

FAQs

Most of our courses will satisfy your CEU requirements. However, you can double check with this handy tool.
You can download all the required materials above where it says "Preview the material"
No prerequisites are required for this course.
Yes. Once you read the material and pass your test, you can print your certificate right away from your "My Account" page.
You bet, you can download the course material to your computer. You can then print it off, transfer it to your tablet or whatever works for you. Most folks print of a copy of the test and circle the answers while reading through the material.

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