Successful medication management is a critical component of health and wellness, medication safety, and prevention of adverse events like re-hospitalization. Occupational therapy practitioners have the skills to assess and remediate multiple problems experienced by patients challenged by performing this instrumental activity of daily living. This course reviews key areas of assessment of the skills required to achieve independence in medication management and how to implement effective treatment strategies.
Alabama State Board Of Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290).
Relias LLC is an AOTA Approved Provider of professional development. Course approval ID# APP#0000003841. This Distance Learning-Independent is offered at 0.1 CEUs, Introductory, OT Service Delivery. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.
Arizona Board Of Occupational Therapy Examiners (CEBroker Provider #50-290).
Florida Board of Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
Georgia State Board of Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners - Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
Mississippi State Department of Health- Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
South Carolina Board Of Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
Tennessee Board of Occupational Therapy (CEBroker Provider #50-290)
Section 1: Introduction
About This Course
Section 2: Occupational Therapy’s Role In Medication Management
Why It Matters
The Importance of Medication Management
Section 3: Assessing Medication Management
Medication Management Routines
Medication Management Steps
Medication Management Assessments
Assessing Factors Impacting Medication Management
Section 4: OT Strategies for Medication Management
Section 5: Conclusion
Christopher Meketansky OTR/L graduated from Stony Brook University in 2017 with a Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy. He received training in manual therapy, specialized treatment for individuals with degenerative neurological disorders and post-stroke neurorehabilitation. He has worked in skilled nursing and home healthcare settings with experience treating patients with dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, balance impairments, and a myriad of other conditions impacting the older adult population.
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