Behind the Wheel with the Elderly: To Drive or Not to Drive?

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This course will help healthcare professionals assist elderly patients and their families in assessing driving capabilities and provide tangible solutions when driving is no longer safe.

Certified for RNs, LVNs, SWs, CCMs, ACMs, LPCs, PTs, PTAs, OTs and OTAs in Texas
Certified for RNs, CCMs, and ACMs in all states
Content Level: Beginner

About the author:
Robyn Horn has her Master’s degree in Long-Term Care Administration from the University of North Texas as well as an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas. She served as a licensed nursing home administrator for 13 years which included two years at an Alzheimer’s assisted living facility. Robyn has facilitated several caregiver support groups in both facility and community settings. She is also Author of the book, “Transforming the Mundane into Sacred: Spirituality in Caregiving for the Elderly.”

Objectives:

  • Identify resources that can help assess the elderly’s capability to drive.
  • Recognize physical limitations that impair our ability to drive as we age.
  • Examine strategies to improve driving safety for the elderly.
  • Understand the unique considerations for the elderly driver with dementia.

Course Outline:
1)  Learning outcomes and introduction
2) Explore what an activity is in relation to the Alzheimer’s patient – including ADLs and IADLs
3) Understand the four strategies to consider when assisting patients with various activities, including how to effectively communicate during the activities
4) Discover different types of activities that are beneficial for the Alzheimer’s patient
5)  Conclusion

This course is in a written format, and your certificate will be available for download immediately after successful completion of the post-test and evaluation. A score of 80% or greater is required to pass, and you may re-take the post-test if needed.


Nurses – HIS Cornerstone is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002094.
Social Workers and LPCs: Meets the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council’s CE criteria for 1.0 contact hour.
Physical Therapists/PTAs: This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 1.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs. Expires 6/14/2026
Occupational Therapists/OTAs: The TOTA Continuing Education Review Committee has approved this course for the following continuing education units (CEUs): 1 contact hour / 1.0 CEUs of OT Education.  Expires 7/14/2025

ACMA and CCMC Case Managers: This program fits the description of an ACMA approved CE because it has been awarded contact hour(s) by H.I.S. Cornerstone, a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Louisiana State Nurses Association. As of July 1, 2020 CCMC recognizes ACMA’s continuing education offerings to meet the requirements of the Certified Case Manager (CCM) credential. This is NOT a CCMC-approved ethics CE.

 

Contact Hours

Revision Date

6/14/2024

CE Format

RN Approved

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