Commonly Prescribed Medications, Potential Side Effects and Complications

Hours: 1.00
Course Number: 0479
Course Date: 04/02/2020

Commonly Prescribed Medications, Potential Side Effects and Complications is a 60-minute continuing education course that reviews commonly prescribed medications in senior care centers. It lists potential side effects, adverse events and other problems associated with these medications. The course also provides ways to reduce side effects and complications.  

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The purpose of this course is to review the types of medications commonly prescribed to seniors in care communities, their potential side effects and complications.  

Learning Objectives

  1. Review medications commonly prescribed in senior care and associated side effects 
  2. Discuss medication complications
  3. Discuss reducing side effects and complications  

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. If you do not score a 70% or better, you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.


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