Session Objectives

Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to: 

  • Identify the fundamental values of freedom, independence, and mobility crucial for older adults living alone. 
  • Discuss strategies and considerations for enhancing home safety to promote a higher quality of life and reduce risks. 
  • Identify and evaluate appropriate living environments that balance autonomy with necessary support for older adults. 
  • Explore the ethical implications of decision-making regarding driving privileges and its impact on older adults' independence and community engagement. 
  • Incorporate the four pillars of medical ethics (autonomy, beneficence, non-maleficence, and justice) into the discussion to guide ethical decision-making processes effectively. 
Session date: 
05/02/2024 - 12:00pm CDT to 06/30/2024 - 11:59pm CDT
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 ASWB Credit
  • 1.00 Ethics
  • 1.00 Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • 1.00 HSC Participation

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