Age Appropriate Care



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9AM - 5PM CST (M-F)

Faculty: Donna L Atherton RN, MSN, NP and Carol Pierini MA


Successful Completion: Complete entire module, complete the exam with a passing score of 80% or better, and complete the evaluation form.


Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 60 minutes.


CEUs: HIPAA Exams is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program. CEU Information


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Broaden your understanding of the current Joint Commission guidelines for age appropriate care.

Course includes a video and audio component with stand-alone exam

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Learning Objectives

  • Review the characteristics and health care needs of the age groups.
  • Identify the age groups from infant through older adult.
  • Describe the guidelines set by the Joint Commission to provide care to patients of differing ages.

Table of Contents

Age Appropriate Care

Table of Contents:

  • Age Appropriate Care
  • Legal Notice
  • Purpose and Learning Objectives
  • Target Audience
  • What is Age Appropriate Care?
  • The Age Groups
  • Developmental Challenges Across Life Span
  • Developmental Challenges by Age Groups
  • Developmental Challenges: Safety
  • Developmental Challenges: Pharmacology
  • Developmental Challenges: Nutrition & Hydration
  • Age Related Implications for Health Care Providers
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Age Appropriate Care Examples
  • End of Course Quiz


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