Share: 
Status: 
Active

Teaching Patients Self-Management Techniques

Course description

The purpose of this activity is to teach healthcare professionals how to teach patients to be responsible in their own well-being by not just doing all the routine tasks for patients during treatment, but by also taking the time to engage them in their own care, thereby increasing treatment adherence and overall well-being. 

Target audience: 

Anyone may take the course, but CEUs are available to:

- Social workers

- Dialysis technicians

Learning objectives: 
  1. Participants will be able to describe the differences between “traditional” medical education and Self-Management Education
  2. Participants will be able to identify the Stages of Change and use this knowledge to deliver Self-Management Education
  3. Participants will be able to describe 4 critical elements of Motivational Interviewing
Course Length: 
1 hour presentation + Evaluation + Test
Credits & accreditation
  • 1.20 NANT
  • 1.00 National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.20 NANT
  • 1.00 National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
05/01/2015
Course expires: 
04/30/2017
Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.