Learn how to deliver proactive care for residents with chronic disease.
Recognize the signs and symptoms of disease complications.
Help your residents play an active part in managing their chronic disease.
In this course, nurses working with a geriatric population are provided with a review of a common pulmonary disease among the elderly, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) to better understand current medical treatment resulting in a higher level of care of these individuals.Preview this course
Chronic disease is an every day challenge for post-acute care providers who see more and more frail elders coming into their care settings. Preventing complications and having the skills to intervene when conditions take a turn for the worst is of utmost importance to avoid hospitalizations. Learn more about the courses we have available to ensure your staff is prepared to care for those with chronic disease.Chronic disease fact sheet