Course Description

This course provides an overview of the various military eras along with service related diseases, illnesses and conditions that may have an impact on Veterans at the end-of-life, from both clinical and benefits perspectives. Participants will learn the importance and implications of asking Veterans about their military background, review general characteristics of the Veteran population and see how military service can have lingering health effects.

CE/CME Offered
No CE/CME Credit Available

Length
.30 hours

Objectives

      • Describe the demographics and key characteristics of homeless Veterans
      • List VA programs designed to assist and provide services for homeless Veterans
      • Specify ways in which community providers can help homeless Veterans

Subject Matter Expert

N/A

Disclosure
Planners: Barbara L. Bouton, MA, FT, and Jennifer Kennedy, MA, BSN, RN, have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. Subject Matter Expert: N/A.

Completion

You will have access to this course for 90 days from the date of purchase.

Cost

Member Price
Free

Non-Member Price
Free

Payment Options 

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Additional Info

Course Release Date
December 05, 2011

Course Review Date:
August 07, 2017

Expiration Date
December 05, 2020