Creating Age-Friendly Health Systems

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Jun 9, 2022 - 12:29pm CDT

Resource Type: 
Learning Module

This learning module is about creating age-friendly health systems. By the end of this module, learners should be able to: (1) apply interprofessional and interconnected approaches of the Age-Friendly 4M Framework in a professional role; (2) describe a method to align care with an older adult's health outcome goals and preferences; (3) identify the need for de-prescribing and dose adjustments when using high-risk medications; (4) list benefits of identifying dementia in older adults, resources for assessment, and supportive interventions; (5) describe the relationship between normal aging and dementia; and (6) discuss how mobility affects the other three Ms of Age-friendly Health Systems. This learning module includes a pre-test, reading content, post-test, activity-specific evaluation, and activity evaluation. Registration is required by the creators to access the material but there is no charge. This module expires on April 19, 2023.

Angela Catic
Kathlene Camp
Kate Taylor
Maria Crompton
Sarah Ross
Brenda Wilson
Donnell McKenzie
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