The Patient and Family-Centered Care Approach to Delirium
Course Target Audience
- Healthcare Professionals
- Registered Nurses
This webinar covers early detection and treatment of delirium across the continuum from acute to long term care, patient/family interprofessional protocol for delirium, utilizing an interprofessional team to diagnose and treat delirium, and how to decrease the incidence of delirium in patients returning to long term care.
Note: The current price reflects a 30% discount to support education during the COVID-19 crisis. The original price is $15.00.
The prevalence of of delirium and dementia among persons discharged from acute care ranges from 4% - 27%. This is associated with increased:
- Functional disability
- Hospital LOS
- Hospital readmissions
The presenter has no conflict of interest. This activity has no commercial support or sponsorship.
Course Learning Objectives
After viewing this webinar, you will be able to:
- Develop an approach to early detection and treatment of delirium across the continuum from acute to long term care
- Develop a patient/family inter professional protocol for delirium
- Utilize an interprofessional team to diagnose and treat delirium
- Decrease the incidence of delirium in patients returning to long term care