PCOA-RN 5: Practical Guide to Health Care Financing
1.0 Nursing Continuing Education Contact Hour
Course Target Audience
- Registered Nurses
The course reviews Medicare and Medicaid, including benefit requirements and payment schedules. It will describe the impact these benefits and personal finances has on health care options for older adults.
After taking this course, practitioners will increase their familiarity with other health care and community benefits and services that are available to older adults.
Course Learning Objectives
Discuss the impact of finances on healthcare options for older adults.
Describe Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, benefits and coverage limits.
Identify community benefits and services available to older adults.