Managing Multiple Chronic Conditions: Key Cardiometabolic Indicators
Daryl Sharp, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, NPP – Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Diversity in the School of Nursing; Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing & in the Center for Community Health, University of Rochester Biography
Disclosures: Discussion of off-label uses (using products for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration, or FDA) will occur during this presentation. The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 75 minutes
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Define key components of the USDHHS strategic framework for managing multiple chronic conditions (MCC).
2. Discuss the evidence supporting the responsibility of clinicians to monitor cardiometabolic indicators in mental health treatment settings.
3. Identify key cardiometabolic indicators to measure & monitor among those cared for in mental health treatment settings.
4. Discuss essential interventions that can significantly decrease health risk & improve well-being among those receiving care in mental health treatment settings.
Continuing Nursing Education
1.25 contact hours. * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to the entire session, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to earn a score of 80% or better on the post test. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. We cannot award credit unless all steps are completed.
The content of this CNE activity pertains to pharmacology. Because states' requirements may vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
APNA 9th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute
Friday, June 17, 2011
1:30pm – 2:45pm
Release Date: August 24, 2011
Contact hours for this session expire: August 24, 2013