PCOA-PCP 1: Medicare Annual Wellness Visit and Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

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Course Target Audience

  • Primary Care Practitioners- NPs

Course Description

Practitioners will be able to identify the purpose and components of the Welcome to Medicare Preventive Visit, the Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, and an annual health care physical.

Overview

After completing this course, practitioners will be able to identify the purpose and components of the Welcome to Medicare Preventive Visit, the Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, and an annual health care physical. The course also describes health promotion and disease prevention strategies, and includes up-to-date recommended immunizations for older adults.

Course Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the purpose of the "Welcome to Medicare Preventive" Visit, Annual Wellness Visits, and annual physical examination
  2. Identify the components of the “Welcome to Medicare Preventive” Visit and Annual Wellness Visits
  3. Identify immunizations recommended for older adults
  4. Describe health promotion strategies to keep older adults healthy and prevent disease