Adults aged 65+ are more likely to have chronic conditions, take multiple medications, and experience adverse drug reactions that result in a fall, a visit to the emergency department, or hospitalization. Attend this webinar to learn more about the new Falls Risk Reduction Toolkit developed by NCOA and the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. Presenters will also share information about the evidence-based program, HomeMeds, an intervention to improve medication safety.
View the preliminary agenda for the 2017 National CDSME and Falls Prevention Resource Centers Meeting in May.
Here are the ten most prevalent chronic conditions in older adults.
Listen to this webinar to learn more about resources available from national centers funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration including the National Center for Mobility Management and the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center.
This webinar focuses on proposed legislation related to the Affordable Care Act and federal budget, and how these proposals may impact health and economic security for seniors in 2017.