Manage dementia using a layered chronic disease management approach.
Date: Thursday 19 November 2020, 7:00pm – 8:00pm AEDT | Event Flyer
Accreditation: 2 RACGP CPD Program Points (Activity ID 230039) and 1 ACRRM PDP Point (Activity 21387)
Dementia is a common presentation in general practice. It is the leading cause of death in women in Australia and second leading cause of death overall.
This webinar, the third in a series of webinars on dementia, has been designed to provide GPs and nurses with a layered chronic disease management approach to supporting patients with dementia. This webinar will include an interactive discussion with panelists demonstrating a patient-centred approach to managing dementia while at the same time supporting family members and carers.
Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and engage with the panel.
What you will learn
- Apply a patient-centred stepwise chronic disease management approach to the management of dementia.
- Explain the role of medications in the management of dementia.
- Describe the role other health practitioners can play in the management of a person with dementia.