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AMDA Long Term Care Medicine - 2014


317 - A Team Approach to Managing Parkinson's Disease: Demystifying the Process of Integrating Interdisciplinary Parkinson's Teams into Different Environments


Mar 1, 2014 2:30pm ‐ Mar 1, 2014 3:30pm

Standard: $24.00

Description

Accreditation
The American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:
The American Medical Directors Association designates this Internet Enduring Material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMDCP Credit Designation:
This session has been approved for a total of management 1.0 credit hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care (CMD).

Session Description:
This session will discuss the benefits of interdisciplinary treatment for Parkinson’s disease and review the components of interdisciplinary teams. The discussion will include an overview of prominent interdisciplinary programs in numerous different settings around the world and how to approach developing an interdisciplinary Parkinson’s program in different environments with a particular focus in long-term care settings.

Learning Objective(s):

  • Identify models of care that can be integrated into interdisciplinary Parkinson's disease treatment and rehabilitation programs in long term care and other medical settings.
  • List the potential health professionals that could be integrated into an interdisciplinary Parkinson's disease treatment program.
  • Describe best practices for interdisciplinary treatment of Parkinson's disease throughout the course of the disease from early to late stages of the disease.
  • Discuss how interdisciplinary care leads to better treatment outcomes, lower risk of comorbidities and improved quality of life for people with Parkinson’s disease.

Speaker(s):
Nora Reznickova, MD; John Dean, MA CCC-SLP

Disclosure(s):
None

Reference(s):
Guttman M, Takahasji J, Torti M. Multidisciplinary team provides better outcome in Parkinson's diseasepatients compared to standard of care. Mov Disord 2008;21(Suppl 15):S511.Hagell P. Nursing and multidisciplinary interventionsfor Parkinson's disease: what is the evidence? Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2007;13(Suppl 3):S501–8.Keus S, Oude Nijhuis L, Nijkrake M, et al. Improving Community Healthcare for Patients with Parkinson's Disease: The Dutch Model. Parkinson's Disease 2012; 2012Nieuwboer A, de Weerdt W, Dom R, Truyen M, Janssens L, Kamsma YP. The effect of a home physiotherapy program for persons with Parkinson's disease. J Rehabil Med 2001; 33: 26Nijkrake M, Keus S, Overeem S, et al. The ParkinsonNet concept: development, implementation and initial experience. Mov Disord 2010; 25(7):823-829.Nijkrake M, Keus S, Oostendorp R, et al. Allied health care in Parkinson's disease: referral, consultation, and professional expertise. Mov Disord 2009;24: 282–86.Nijkrake M, Bloem B, Keus S, Mulleners W. Quality of allied health care in Parkinson's disease. Mov Disord 2006; 21: S131.lPost, B., van der Eijk, M, Munneke, M, Bloem, BR, Multidisciplinary care for Parkinson's disease: not if, but how.... Postgrad Med J 2011;87:575e578. doi:10.1136/pgmj.2011.241604repVan der Eijk M, Faber M, Al S, et al. Moving towards patient-centered healthcare for patients with Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2011; 17(5):360-364van der Marck M, Kalf J, Sturkenboom I, et al. Multidisciplinary care for patients with Parkinson's disease. Parkinsonism Relat Disord 2009;15(Suppl 3):S219–23.

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