Continuing Education Credits for Nurses and Case Managers “Understanding Depression in the Elderly

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Date/Time
Date(s) - March 20, 2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location
Millcroft Senior Living Retirement Community

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Earn two free

continuing

 

education credits

 

 

Understanding Depression in the Elderly

 

Thursday, March 20, 2014 | 3 – 5 pm

Millcroft Senior Living

255 Possum Park Road

Newark, DE 19711

BAYADA Home Health Care invites you to attend a free continuing education course for nurses, PA social workers, and case managers. Please stay after the presentation for light refreshments and tours of Millcroft Senior Living’s facility.

Schedule 
3 – 5 pm Understanding Depression in the ElderlyPresented by Sarah Walmsley, PT, BAYADA Home Health Care

 

Attendees will learn how to:

• Define depression

 

• Differentiate between types of depression

 

• Identify risk factors for depression

 

• Recognize signs and symptoms of depression

 

• Relate chronic physical conditions and depression

 

• Discuss methodologies and tools for diagnosing depression

 

• Describe treatment options, including medication management

 

Please park at Temple Beth El and Millcroft Senior Living will provide transport to and from the presentation.

 

RSVP by Thursday, March 13

to Lauren at 302-530-0453 or [email protected] | www.bayada.com

This seminar is approved for two contact hours for nurses and PA social workers.

 

Understanding Depression in the Elderly has been submitted to the Commission for Case Manager Certification for approval to provide board-certified case managers with two contact hours

 

Certificates of completion will be issued upon attending at least 85 percent of the activity as well as completing and submitting a program evaluation to the instructor

 

BAYADA specialty practices include Home Health Care, Pediatrics, Hospice, and Habilitation.

 

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