ExPAAC

This talk will summarize a series of collaborative projects charged with developing a national strategy for promoting healthy aging in the USA. The National Blueprint: Increasing Physical Activity among Adults Age 50 and Older serves as a guide for multiple organizations, associations, and agencies, to inform and support their planning work related to increasing physical activity among America's aging population. The presentation will describe the process for developing, implementing and evaluating this major national initiative.

Course Code:

LMS-224

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CPTA2020-21

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No

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No

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0.1

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

17S6389

cert_OH hours

0.75

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B

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1

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0

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0

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1

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No

Completion Instructions

To successfully complete this course, you must open and review all lessons and resources in the course. Once you have progressed through the course lessons and resources, you must take an assessment of learning. You are required to complete the assessment with at least 70% accuracy in order to claim CEU credit. You may retake the assessment as many times as you like.<br>

Course level

Intermediate

Date published

12/01/2010

Delivery method

Online

Instructor(s)

Nancy A. Whitelaw, PhD

Learning objectives

After completing this module you should be able to: 1. Understand the importance of addressing risk factors among older adults in home and community settings. 2. Learn about relevant public health and chronic disease frameworks that inform our understanding of effective interventions. 3. Understand the "aging services network" and its role in promoting active aging. 4. Learn one approach to defining and operationalizing "evidence-based" prevention. 4. Learn about a national public-private partnership to promote evidence-based health promotion and self-management interventions for older adults.

Partner(s)

Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy

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1Lesson One
2Assessment
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Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.1
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Domains:Geriatrics
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