Less is More: Well-Being Before the Med Cart

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Less is More: Well-Being Before the Med Cart
Thursday, October 27, 2016 3:00 PM -
Thursday, August 17, 2017 4:30 PM (Eastern Time)


Research consistently reveals the ill effects of medication overuse, especially the prescribing cascade that occurs as new medications are added to treat side effects of another medication being taken. By blending medication optimization with person-directed approaches to care, providers can more effectively assess the risks, burdens, and benefits for the individual.


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Register now to participate in this 10-month, online collaborative learning experience…

Through 12 interactive, webinar-based learning sessions and guided, hands-on application of techniques between sessions, 10 organizational teams of four* will:

  • Acquire skills that support optimizing individualized medication and supplement use;
  • Identify ways to improve medication systems to achieve sustainability; and
  • Develop their own performance improvement project (PIP) plan to drive change.


* Teams of 4 should include some combination of DONs; nurses; nurse practitioners; clinical social workers; in-house physicians, pharmacists, or physical therapists.


Interested?  Go to www.edenalt.org or contact mmartin@edenalt.org

 

Join us October 2016 - May 2017.  Space is limited to 10 organizations!
 

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