2013 AMSN Convention

321 - A Joining Forces Initiative Update: Strategies for Bedside Nurses to Provide Comprehensive Care to Veterans and Their Families

Sep 29, 2013 11:15am ‐ Sep 29, 2013 12:15pm

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Description

The speaker examines the unique psychosocial issues affecting veterans and their families including traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and suicide.

Contact hours available until 9/29/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Speaker(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Planning Committee members have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This educational activity has been co-provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. and Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA)

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing, Provider Number, CEP 5387.

Objectives:

  • Discuss the unique psychosocial issues affecting veterans and their families.
  • Explore the interrelationships of traumatic brain injury (TBI), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and suicide in the veteran population.
  • Summarize the lived experiences of veterans during transition from military to civilian life.
  • Summarize availability of current educational and research resources including reference to the AMSN Joining Forces web page.

Speaker(s):

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