Northeast Iowa Ethics Conference 2018: Why won't my patient take my advice?

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Northeast Iowa Ethics Conference 2018: Why won't my patient take my advice?

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Information

In this program, we will highlight patients' reasons for non-adherence to medical treatment, and outline ethical considerations and strategies to address non-adherence.

Topics & Speakers:

Barriers to Medication Adherence

Matthew J. Witry, PharmD — University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Non-Adherence in Refugee & Immigrant Communities

Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye, PhD — Black Hawk County Health Department

Provocative Legal Ethical Cases

Francis Degnin, PhD — University of Northern Iowa

Resistance to Treatment Due to Decisional Capacity and Psychiatric Issues

Suzanne Munns, M.D. — Northeast Iowa Family Practice Center

Phillip Alscher, M.D. — UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital

Thomas Eachus, L.I.S.W. — Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health
    

Credit Hours

  • 4.0 Nursing Contact Hours will be provided by Iowa Board of Nursing Continuing Education Provider #128.
  • Certificates of Completion for 4.0 Contact Hours will be available for Allied Health Professionals.

Registration Form

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact Iva.Ruehs@mercyhealth.com or (319) 272-5156