Discusses how the elderly have been affected by the pandemic and the ethical issues that have surfaced as a result. With the use of case studies, topics will include substance abuse, depression/isolation, financial impact/scams, changes in care provision, family caregiver stress and emotions, hospitalization, end of life issues, etc.
- Cite statistics related to COVID-19 and the elderly population.
- Discuss how the pandemic has specifically affected seniors.
- Contemplate ethical issues that have arisen due to the pandemic.
- Strategize on how to provide quality physical and psychosocial care to the elderly.
This course is in a written format, and your certificate will be available for download immediately after successful completion of the course! A score of 70% or greater is required to pass.
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