Optimizing the Perioperative Process for the Bariatric Surgery Candidate

Optimizing the Perioperative Process for the Bariatric Surgery Candidate

Identification: MSNJ2111
Issue: May-June 2021
Volume: Vol. 30/No. 3
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 06/30/2023
  • 1.30 - CH


Learning Outcome:
After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss how use of shared medical appointments may support efforts to actualize remission for patients with type 2 DM who undergo bariatric surgery.

Contact hours available until 6/30/23.

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

Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

The author(s), editor, editorial committee, content reviewers, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this nursing continuing professional development article.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This education activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, AMSN Education Director.


Credits Available

Expired On: Jun 30, 2023

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Lucille Carmeli Lorea
8/18/21 12:46 am

Pre-op care of this type of pt is impt.

Ginger Roberts
1/7/22 4:05 pm

Coming form a team based approach to health care i could not agree with this more!!!!

Sandra Slonosky
8/22/22 6:38 pm

i think a pre op appt like this model would be beneficial, there are too many failures with this type of surgery

Tamera Hussey
11/21/22 1:53 pm

We see Bariatric patients on our medical unit. I agree their out failures. Screen is important .

Danielle Joslin
3/11/23 6:52 am

screening, support and education are so important for these patients. Great article.