Well Rounded Care in the Outpatient Setting
While outpatient procedures are thought to be much less complex than procedures that require an overnight stay in an inpatient facility, for people with Parkinson’s there are still several challenges that must be addressed.
This section highlights how to plan for outpatient procedures, the role that interprofessional care plays and the necessary safety procedures to avoid unnecessary complications and improve outcomes.
Keeping Your Patients Safe for Procedures
An Interprofessional Approach Before, During, and
Safety Protocols for Common Procedures
Changing the Hospital Experience through Aware in Care
References, Summaries, and Resources
Credit Claiming and Certificate
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of:
At the end of this activity, learners will be able to:
1. Explain one strategy in managing expectations for successful recovery.
2. Identify two situations where consultation with members of the interprofessional team are necessary ahead of an outpatient procedure.
3. Describe a four-step safety protocol framework for common procedures.
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Kim Lee, MSM, LPN
Muhammad Nashatizadeh, MD
- 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
- 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 ANCC
- 1.00 APA
- 1.00 ASWB ACE
- 1.00 IPCE Credit™
- 1.00 Participation