Primary Care of Older Adults for Primary Care Providers (PCOA-PCP) Series



Interactive Modules

Target Audience

  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
  • Physicians


This series was developed to increase the age-sensitive healthcare knowledge and skills of primary care physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. These courses promote team-based, coordinated, patient-centered, and evidence-based care that is responsive to the particular needs of older adults.


The modules in this series can be completed individually or altogether. Nursing continuing professional development contact hours will be provided for each of the modules.

Individuals who complete this series will be able to:

  1. Apply knowledge specific to older adults in primary care practice.
  2. Utilize the 4Ms when assessing older patients in the primary care practice. 
  3. Describe how the primary care of older adults differs from that of younger adults. 
  4. Utilize a person and family centered approach in planning and managing the care of older adults.

Click below to purchase individual courses. 

Annual Wellness Visit

Screening and Disease Management for Older Adults 

Cancer Screening for Older Adults 

Presentation of Illness in Older Adults 

Dementia in Primary Care 

Advance Directives 

Palliative and Hospice Care

Management of Multiple Chronic Conditions

Chronic Pain in Older Adults 

Medication Management in Older Adults 

Reducing Linda’s Medications: Case Study

Practical Guide to Health Care Financing 

Pain, Opioids, and Older Adults 

Primary Care of Older Adults for Primary Care Providers (PCOA-PCP)