2015 AMSN Convention

112 - Understanding Mental Illness and the Med-Surg Patient

Sep 25, 2015 11:15am ‐ Sep 25, 2015 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Description

The number of med-surg patients being admitted with co-occuring mental health disorders continues to grow. The etiology of these illnesses is discussed, with the goal of gaining better understanding — and thus better patient outcomes — of the patient as a whole.

Contact hours available until 9/27/2017.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, Authors, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

Planning Committee Member Tammy Mitchell discloses that she holds stock with Hill-Rom.

There are no other 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:
1. Discuss the changing culture of mental illness.
2. Describe issues of prescriptions without therapy.
3. Review ways to develop comprehension and understanding of specific mental illness pathology.

Speaker(s):

Credits Available


You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.