Friday, May 2, 2013, 8:30am–4:30pm
Using lecture, demonstration and practice you will be guided through the process of adapting an adult comprehensive health assessment to the older patient/client. Skill will be gained in differentiating normal changes of aging from signs and symptoms of chronic conditions common to each body system. You will gain proficiency with focused assessment in response to common clinical pictures presented by this population.
Presenter(s): Lisa L. Johnson, RN, MSN, GCNS-BC, CWCN, Case Manager, Good Samaritan Hospital, Puyallup, WA;
Contact Hours: 6.25