Building Care Teams and Establishing Checkpoints: Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease

Building Care Teams and Establishing Checkpoints: Hypertension, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease 

This course is designed to help you better understand building care teams as they relate to patients with hypertension (HTN), congestive heart failure (CHF), and coronary artery disease (CAD). It will also help you identify check points for managing these conditions which will help prevent hospitalizations. Finally, it discusses different ways to evaluate the effectiveness of the care team in managing chronic diseases for these patients.


Hours: 0.50


Certificates provided by accrediting body (0 Match)

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PI-0-P61
Hours: 0.5
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 4/30/2023
Learning Objectives:
Identify best practices for building a care team of healthcare providers for patients with HTN, CHF, and CAD.
Define key check points and follow-up with patients.
Identify strategies for coordinating care with other providers.
Recognize different ways to evaluate the care provided by the care team.

Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Importance of Care Teams C. What is a Care Team? D. Applicable Check Points for Patients with HTN, CHF, and CAD E. Review F. Summary Section 3: Care Teams for Patients with HTN, CHF, and CAD G. Building Care Teams H. Check Points and Follow-up Care I. Coordinating Care with Specialists J. Evaluating Care Provided to Patients K. Review L. Summary Section 4: Conclusion M. Summary N. Course Contributors O. Resources P. References Q. Congratulations! R. Exam S. BrainSparks

Instructor: Alisa Brewer, BSN, RN
Alisa Brewer, BSN, RN, has worked in ambulatory care, acute care, and occupational health with her most recent position as clinical coordinator in primary care. As clinical coordinator, she was responsible for quality improvement, care coordination and education, clinical staff training and compliance, and overall safety of the clinic. She also participated in patient-centered medical home (PCMH) and other healthcare improvement initiatives. Additionally, she has experience in hospital-affiliated urgent care where she provided patient care utilizing quality improvement measures, served as nurse preceptor, and nurse IT liaison. Alisa currently works at Relias Learning where she serves as content writer and subject matter expert for various healthcare topics. Disclosure: Alisa Brewer, BSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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