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Medication Management Interventions in Occupational Therapy

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Medication Management Interventions for Occupational Therapy

Tuesday, April 9, 2024
7 pm (CT) | 8 pm (ET)
1.0 Contact Hour, 0.10 CEUs

Educational level: Introductory

Category 1: Occupational Therapy Service Delivery, 

Prerequisites: No prerequisites, this course is the third in a webinar series series but attending the first and second webinar is not required.

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The premiere of this course is being offered only through the Just for OT subscription. It will be made available for individual purchase at a later time.

THIS WEBINAR IS THE THIRD IN A SERIES:
(Attending the first webinar, "Occupational Therapy's Role in Medication Management or Evaluating Medication Management in Occupational Therapy" is not required to attend this webinar)

Webinar Series:

This webinar is the third in a series.  The first webinar, "Occupational Therapy's Role in Medication Management & Adherence and Evaluating Medication Management in Occupational Therapy," is not a prerequisite for participation in this webinar.

Ensuring adherence to prescribed medications is vital for maintaining optimal health and functionality, yet up to 50% of occupational therapy practitioners may not routinely incorporate medication management interventions into their practice.

This webinar addresses this gap by providing occupational therapy practitioners with the knowledge and skills necessary to integrate medication management interventions effectively.

Participants will gain insights into evidence-based intervention techniques tailored to the unique needs of their clients. Through a comprehensive overview, attendees will learn to develop personalized intervention plans aligned with clients' abilities, goals, and the dynamics of their practice settings.

By the end of this webinar, participants will be equipped with practical strategies to confidently incorporate medication management interventions into their occupational therapy practice, ultimately enhancing client outcomes and promoting overall well-being.

Join us in advancing your clinical skills and making a meaningful impact on the health and functionality of your clients.

Target Audience: Occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, occupational therapy students.

This occupational therapy continuing education course uses the following instructional methods: visual aides (ie slides), discussion board, guided note taking, and learning, and practice opportunities.
Content disclosure: This course does not exclusively focus on any specific product or service.

Presented by: Jaclyn Schwartz, PhD, OTR/L
Katherine Aylmer, OTD, OTR/L

Content Contributor:
Sami Tayeb​
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Benefits of this course
  • Describe 3 evidence-based intervention techniques to improve medication management.
  • Discuss how to match an evidence-based intervention technique to a client’s performance skills and goals. 
  • Discuss how to apply evidence-based medication management intervention techniques to different practice settings and populations. 

What OTs and OTAs are saying about Jaclyn's & Katie's courses

I would recommend this course because "Medication management and using these tools are very practical with in every visit in home health."

OTA Course Participant for

"The information was easy to understand yet thorough! The speaks were clearly very passionate to share this information."

OT Course Participant Occupational Therapy's Role in Medication Management

"It's relevant in the field of OT as it can directly affects our patient's daily lives and activities as well as functional ability, treatment, performance and outcomes. Thanks again and great work!"

OTA Course Participant for Occupational Therapy's Role In Medication Management
Instructor bioS
Jaclyn Schwartz, PhD, OTR/L 
Aspire OT Instructor

Dr. Schwartz’s work is focused on improving medication adherence across populations. Her work has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research. She is an avid writer and presenter, and she has shared her work through the conferences and journals of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine. Dr. Schwartz has developed key resources on medication management including the 2017 AOTA position paper on medication management. In 2015, she was recognized by AOTA for her work and service to the profession with the Gary Kielhofner Emerging Leader Award. 

DISCLOSURES
Financial: Jaclyn is compensated as an Aspire OT instructor
Non-financial:  Jaclyn does not have any non-financial disclosures.
Katherine Aylmer, OTD, OTR/L
Aspire OT Instructor

Dr. Katie Aylmer is a research occupational therapist and student mentor with extensive experience in addressing medication management with a variety of clients. Katie has over six years of clinical experience working with adults in skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities, and their homes. She is passionate about empowering clients and caregivers with self-management skills and the translation of evidence-based practice into clinical care. 

DISCLOSURES
Financial: Katie is compensated as an Aspire OT instructor.
Non-financial: Katie does not have any non-financial disclosures.
Sami Tayeb
Content Contributor

DISCLOSURES
Financial: Sami is compensated as an Aspire OT instructor.
Non-financial: Sami does not have any non-financial disclosures.
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Course Outline

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 6-10 minutes 


11-40 minutes









41-50 minutes

51-55 minutes

56-60 minutes


Welcome, Introduction and Objectives 

Overview of current practice for medication management intervention

Discussion of specific intervention techniques
• Knowledge
• Cues/Prompts
• Environmental Modifications
• Assistive Technology
• Social Support
• Skills training
• Problem solving


Case Study    

Creating an Action Plan

Questions & Wrap Up
Completion Requirements
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In order to receive the certificate of completion, participants must meet ALL of the following criteria:
  • Payment of the course in full
  • Attend webinar in its entirety
  • Complete Attestation of Attendance
  • Pass the course exam with a score of 70% or greater
  • Complete the Post Course Evaluation
Please note that no credit or certificate will be issued unless all criteria is met.  Partial credit will not be issued.  
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Course approval ID# 09162
This Distance Learning-Interactive course is offered at 0.10 CEUs (Introductory level, OT Service Delivery)
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