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Elder Abuse Course Summary
2.00  Contact Hours - Approval pending for PTs and PTAs

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Home Health Aid (HHA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Registered Nurse (RN)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Tuesday, October 03, 2017


Course Description

Author:    Shelly McDonald (MSN, RN)

Elder abuse is a harsh reality and this course teaches healthcare workers how to identify its victims and how to respond. Those who complete this CE will be able to explain the signs and symptoms of elderly abuse, as well is the phenomenon of abuse within institutional settings. They will also learn about how to report elder abuse and getting proper assistance.

Target audience includes: ARNP, CNA, CNS, HHA, LPN, LVN, RN, PT and PTA
All professionals listed in the target audience will benefit from this course as they interact with the elderly population in numerous healthcare settings. This course will help the learner to recognize the signs and symptoms of elder abuse and how to utilize resources available to help their elderly patients.


CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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