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Save the Date: GRECC Connect Geriatric Case Conference - Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice
Tomorrow, 12:00 PM » 1:00 PM
 

Topic:  Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice 

Presenter: Thomas Caprio, MD

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST

Please save the date for the GRECC Connect Geriatric Case Conference Series scheduled on Friday September 22nd, 2017 from 12-1PM EST. The session will focus on Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practices. Free CEUs will be available to registered participants.

PLEASE NOTE: To accommodate colleagues in different time zones, an ENCORE presentation will be held from 12-1PM PST (3-4 pm EST).  Please register for the time slot most convenient for you!!!

The registration and participation information can be found in the brochure below. The TMS registration link can be accessed by clicking the following link GRECC CBOC Connection Case Conference Series: Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practi. In order to capture the attendance and provide CEUs to participants, please complete your TMS registration by Thursday, September 21st .

***Please note: EES is no longer able to register attendees after a training has been completed***

Participation information can be found here:

Adobe Connect: http://va-eerc-ees.adobeconnect.com/r41ek6r4m0m/

Audio: VANTS 800-767-1750 code: 27733#

***Note: For tracking purposes, please use  FIRST and LAST names when logging into Adobe Connect!

SAVE THE DATE NOTIFICATION

GRECC CBOC Connection Case Conference Series: Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice

VA employees may receive CEU credit through the talent management system (TMS) by pre-registering using, attending and completing the evaluation posted in TMS using the link above.

When a participant clicks on the TMS Registration Link, they will be taken to the TMS Login page. After logging in they will see the Item Detail page for the item that they wish to register.  On the right side of the page there are 3 buttons: “Add to Learning Plan”, “Start Course” and “Register Now”. All they need to do is click on the “Register Now” button. (They should not click on “Add to Learning Plan”. This will add the training to their To-Do List, but it does not register them for the training.)


After clicking on the “Register Now” button a list of the dates, time and locations for the scheduled offering will appear. They can choose the one that works best for them by clicking on the “Register Now” button to the right of that offering. On the next page they click on the “Confirm” button on the upper right side of the page. This will add the training to their To-Do List and they will receive an email confirmation from TMS.

Date / Time:  Friday September 22nd, 2017                               12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET

Location:    Adobe Connect: http://va-eerc-ees.adobeconnect.com/r41ek6r4m0m/

VANTS: 1-800-767-1750    Access Code: 27733#

Audience:  The Primary Target Audience for this webinar series is nurses and doctors.

Credit/hours: 1 hour CEU

Program Description:
Aging does not necessarily mean illness, frailty, and infirmity, but advanced medical technology has allowed for longevity of patients with serious diseases and these “chronic” long-term medical conditions, along with the physiological changes of aging, and cognitive decline has made aging difficult for many older adults.  This presentation will review the concepts of normal aging, multimorbidity, and core areas of a geriatric assessment necessary to establish care plans which most effectively support quality of life and independency in the setting of chronic illness.

Accreditations: ACCME, ANCC, ACCME-NP

Questions? 
Sean Gamble
Healthcare Education Specialist
Sean.Gamble@va.gov
(314) 894-6458
St. Louis, MO

Brian Hirtzer
Media Education Technician
Brian.Hirtzer@va.gov
(314) 894-6648
St. Louis, MO

This course is jointly offered by the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) and the Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System.   You received this announcement because of your likely interest in the content of the specific offering.  Please forward this note to other VHA employees who might also be interested in this learning opportunity.

The Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System partners with clients in VHA’s program offices and Veterans
Integrated Service Networks to provide quality workforce education and training that facilitates excellence in health care for our nation’s Veterans.  To learn more about EES and its programs, products and services, visit vaww.ees.lrn.va.gov (VA Intranet) or call the EES Customer Service Center at 1-877-EES-1331.

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Save the Date: GRECC Connect Geriatric Case Conference - Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice
Tomorrow, 3:00 PM » 4:00 PM
 

Topic:  Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice 

Presenter: Thomas Caprio, MD

Time: 3:00pm to 4:00pm EST

Please save the date for the GRECC Connect Geriatric Case Conference Series scheduled on Friday September 22nd, 2017 from 3-4PM EST. The session will focus on Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practices. Free CEUs will be available to registered participants.

PLEASE NOTE: To accommodate colleagues in different time zones, this session will be an ENCORE presentation of the  12-1PM  EST  conference Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practices.  Please register for the time slot most convenient for you!!!

The registration and participation information can be found in the brochure below. The TMS registration link can be accessed by clicking the following link GRECC CBOC Connection Case Conference Series: Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice. In order to capture the attendance and provide CEUs to participants, please complete your TMS registration by Thursday, September 21st .

***Please note: EES is no longer able to register attendees after a training has been completed***

Participation information can be found here:

Adobe Connect: http://va-eerc-ees.adobeconnect.com/r41ek6r4m0m/

Audio: VANTS 800-767-1750 code: 27733#

***Note: For tracking purposes, please use  FIRST and LAST names when logging into Adobe Connect!

SAVE THE DATE NOTIFICATION

GRECC CBOC Connection Case Conference Series: Care of the Frail Older Veteran: Principles and Practice

VA employees may receive CEU credit through the talent management system (TMS) by pre-registering using, attending and completing the evaluation posted in TMS using the link above.

When a participant clicks on the TMS Registration Link, they will be taken to the TMS Login page. After logging in they will see the Item Detail page for the item that they wish to register.  On the right side of the page there are 3 buttons: “Add to Learning Plan”, “Start Course” and “Register Now”. All they need to do is click on the “Register Now” button. (They should not click on “Add to Learning Plan”. This will add the training to their To-Do List, but it does not register them for the training.)

After clicking on the “Register Now” button a list of the dates, time and locations for the scheduled offering will appear. They can choose the one that works best for them by clicking on the “Register Now” button to the right of that offering. On the next page they click on the “Confirm” button on the upper right side of the page. This will add the training to their To-Do List and they will receive an email confirmation from TMS.

Date / Time:  Friday September 22nd, 2017                               3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET

Location:    Adobe Connect: http://va-eerc-ees.adobeconnect.com/r41ek6r4m0m/

VANTS: 1-800-767-1750    Access Code: 27733#

Audience:  The Primary Target Audience for this webinar series is nurses and doctors.

Credit/hours: 1 hour CEU

Program Description:
Aging does not necessarily mean illness, frailty, and infirmity, but advanced medical technology has allowed for longevity of patients with serious diseases and these “chronic” long-term medical conditions, along with the physiological changes of aging, and cognitive decline has made aging difficult for many older adults.  This presentation will review the concepts of normal aging, multimorbidity, and core areas of a geriatric assessment necessary to establish care plans which most effectively support quality of life and independency in the setting of chronic illness.

Accreditations: ACCME, ANCC, ACCME-NP

Questions? 
Sean Gamble
Healthcare Education Specialist
Sean.Gamble@va.gov
(314) 894-6458
St. Louis, MO

Brian Hirtzer
Media Education Technician
Brian.Hirtzer@va.gov
(314) 894-6648
St. Louis, MO

This course is jointly offered by the Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) and the Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System.   You received this announcement because of your likely interest in the content of the specific offering.  Please forward this note to other VHA employees who might also be interested in this learning opportunity.

 The Veterans Health Administration Employee Education System partners with clients in VHA’s program offices and Veterans Integrated Service Networks to provide quality workforce education and training that facilitates excellence in health care for our nation’s Veterans.  To learn more about EES and its programs, products and services, visit vaww.ees.lrn.va.gov (VA Intranet) or call the EES Customer Service Center at 1-877-EES-1331.

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GRECC Virtual Conference
Thursday, September 28, 3:00 PM » 4:00 PM
 

Title: Pharmacologic Management of Behaviors in Dementia

Presenter:  Denise Feil, MD, MPH
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System GRECC

There will be an encore presentation on September 29th at 11am EST 

VA Registration for CME/CEU: Pharmacologic Management of Behaviors in Dementia
Non-VA Registration for CME/CEU: TBA