4035: The Integration of Mental Health Care into Primary and Specialty Health Care -- (Wanted! Psych Nurses!)
Integration has arrived! The integration of mental health care into primary and specialty healthcare must have Psychiatric Nurses! Learn about these new models of care and the exciting opportunities psychiatric nurses can have leading and working in Integrated Health Care practice settings.
Speaker: Gail Stern, MSN, PMHCNS-BC
Disclosures: This speaker has no conflict of interest, commercial support, or off-label use to disclose. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Session Length: 45 minutes
Target Audience: APRN
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Identify 3 benefits of Mental Health Integration in Primary and Specialty Care Settings.
2. State 1 model of Mental Health Care Integration.
3. List 2 key obstacles to integration.
Key words: integrated care, specialty care settings, mental health care integration
Continuing Nursing Education
0.75 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 correctly answer the questions 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 American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:20am – 12:05pm
Integrated Physical & Mental Health Care Track
APNA 25th Annual Conference
Release Date: January 5, 2012
The contact hours for this session expire: February 25, 2013