Why Did the Patient Do That? Understanding How Social Determinants of Health Influence Patient Decisions

Track 4: Professional Roles and Skills
Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 4:30-5:30 pm
 
UAN: 0107-9999-20-018-L01-P | 0107-9999-20-018-L01-T
0.1 CEU/1 hr
 
Have you ever been frustrated that a patient doesn't follow treatment plans or makes choices that negatively impact health? This course offers tips on how to stop the blame game by gaining a better understanding of how social determinants of health influence patient decision making. Discover how this understanding helps you better serve your patients and assist them in reaching their health goals.
 
Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE activity, participants should be able to:
 
1. Describe the social determinants of health.
2. State how social determinants of health influence patient decision making.
3. Apply an understanding of social determinants of health to pharmacy patient care settings.

Cheryl Clarke
Cheryl Clarke, EdD, BPharm, FAPhA

Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs/Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Waukee, IA