Patient-centered Approach for Older Adults with GI Issues

Includes a Live Web Event on 12/19/2024 at 6:00 PM (CST)

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We are working to reschedule this Webinar.

Liz Cory, NP, presents "Patient-centered Approach for Older Adults with GI Issues" on behalf of SGNA.

At the conclusion of this presentation, the participants will be able to:

  • Define Aging
  • Discuss the needs of aging population in the US
  • Identify physiological changes within the digestive system in older adults.
  • Describe symptoms of common GI problems (Constipation, Diarrhea, abdominal pain) in older adults.
  • Explain common causes and risk factors for the GI complaints
  • Review diagnostic test and procedures
  • Discuss treatment and management of common GI complaints
  • Identify how nurses can apply patient centered approach

Continuing education: The Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation

Contact hour(s):1.00

Contact hour(s) recording expiration: November 13, 2026

Successful completion:

1. View entire webinar

2. Complete online evaluation. 

SGNA is provider-approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11579. Check with your state board of nursing for acceptability of education sessions for re-licensure.

CBSPD, ABCGN, and HSPA contact hours are pending. 


Patient-centered Approach for Older Adults with GI Issues
12/19/2024 at 6:00 PM (CST)  |  60 minutes
12/19/2024 at 6:00 PM (CST)  |  60 minutes
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1.00 CH credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 CH credit  |  Certificate available