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Story Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2016 07:30:00 CDT


"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


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