Half-Hour Hot Topics: COVID and Beyond - Delirium Best Practices
Fri, 9/18/2020 at 11:30 am-Fri, 9/18/2020 at 12:00 pm(PST)
Delirium signals a serious change in condition and can be a presenting symptom in older adults with COVID-19. Prevention and care of delirium requires a team approach. Join Donna Marie Fick, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN and Comagine Health on Friday, Sept. 18 for this session to gain knowledge and tools that essential caregivers can use at the bedside to recognize and manage symptoms of delirium.
About the Presenter
Donna Marie Fick, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN is an Elouise Ross Eberly professor at The Pennsylvania State University College of Nursing and director of the Penn State Center for Geriatric Nursing Excellence. She is editor of the Journal of Gerontological Nursing, is nationally and internationally recognized as a leading expert in geriatrics, and is best known for her work on delirium superimposed on dementia.