Comprehensive Geriatric Course In-depth Care for Your Aging Patients by Steven Atkinson
With the majority of the baby boomer generation approaching geriatric ages, the elderly population is rapidly expanding. All healthcare professionals MUST know how to address the unique concerns of the older adults under your care. Geriatrics is a field on its own, but many of us haven’t had extensive training on the nuances and complexity that make treatment challenging!
In this self-paced online course, geriatric specialist Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS, will guide you through the normal and abnormal changes of the aging mind and body, providing you with the knowledge you need to improve the care you provide. Steven is an exceptional educator with high-energy, dynamic and passionate training and looks forward to sharing his expertise with you. This course is engaging, practical and insightful…packed full of unforgettable case studies to highlight important concepts and provide you with new approaches to caring for your geriatric patients.
Get management strategies and more to advance your knowledge of this growing population:
- Alzheimer’s Disease & Dementias
- Geriatric Pharmacology
- Pain Management
- Managing Challenging Behaviors
- Geriatric Emergencies
- And practical tips and tools you can immediately put into practice!
PLUS, you will have access to a pre-recorded Q&A call with Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS himself!
Just recently, Steven was asked by the Medical School at the University of Colorado to help direct a fellowship program in Geriatrics. He has also spoken at the distinguished and “invitation-only” Denver Pathological Society. Additionally, he continues contributing in a faculty role at the University of Utah.
He is a published author and speaks locally to families and facilities needing guidance about managing behavioral issues. He has spoken nationally and internationally since 2003, providing his expertise in the area of dementia, behavior health, and pharmacology-related topics. Steven has been described as a “dynamic” educator and a highly engaging presenter.