Older Adult

Course Competencies:

Analyze the increased complexity of care among older adults.

Compare care models for nursing practice specific to the older adult.

Design plans for care specific to the older adult.

Identify local, state, and national resources which facilitate safe and effective transitions of care for older adults.

Incorporate professional values, attitudes, and expectations regarding ageism when caring for the older adult.

Outline the importance of advocating for older adults in management of their care.