2011: Decision making in medication choice: An emerging best practice in mental health
Stakeholder focus groups were conducted to gather information on the barriers and facilitators in the practice of SDM. SDM in public MH offers psychiatric nurses another vehicle to use the nursing process to provide excellent nursing care. SDM will impact consumers, their families, providers, prescribers and administrators.
Speaker: Irma Mahone RN, PhD
Disclosures: The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Target Audience: RN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Define shared decision making in mental health.
2. List three provider barriers and three consumer barriers to implementing shared decision making.
3. List three advantages of using participatory-action research methods.
Continuing Nursing Education
0.75 Contact Hour, upon completion of an evaluation. Certificate generated online.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Thursday, October 14th: 10:40am-11:25am
APNA 24th Annual Conference
Kentucky International Convention Center
The contact hours for this session expire: December 31, 2013