Story Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2016 07:30:00 EDT
"Medicare Wellness Visit:
A Path to Excellence in Geriatric Primary Care"
Daniel Bluestein, MD
Professor & Director, Geriatrics Division
Department of Family & Community Medicine
Melissa Hotaling, DNP, RN
Care Coordinator, EVMS Medical Group
Target Audience: Family medicine physicians, residents, and other interested healthcare providers and physicians
1) Summarize recent changes in USPSTF recommendations for preventive and wellness care for seniors.
2) Articulate the rationale and strategies for using the Medicare Wellness Visit (MWV) as a senior patient needs assessment inprimary care.
3) Distinguish between the roles of the Care Manager and Primary Care clinician in team-based follow up of MWV-identified needs.
General Competencies Addressed: Patient Care; Work in interdisciplinary teams
August 9, 2016
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Bank of America Auditorium, Hofheimer Hall 2nd Floor