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iRxReminder CEO Anthony Sterns addresses the 2011 Cellar Conference on Aging and Technology at Case Western Reserve University

iRxReminder CEO Anthony Sterns addresses the 2011 Cellar Conference on Aging and Technology at Case Western Reserve University
Apr 8, 2011

Aging 2.0: Technology, Trends, and Transitions


The 19th Annual Florence Cellar Conference

Exploring the current and emerging applications of technology that promote the health and independence of older adults


Presented by The University Center on Aging and Health, the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, and the Western Reserve Geriatric Education Center at Case Western Reserve University

Friday, April 8, 2011
7:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Executive Caterers at Landerhaven
6111 Landerhaven Drive
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124

Join health care practitioners and educators, health care administrators, engineers and technology specialists, formal and informal caregivers, policy makers and other thought leaders at a daylong event examining:

Health care technology designed to help older adults continue to live independently
Public policy and ethical issues relating to these technological advances
Emerging trends in technology—including specific products—and their relevance to an aging population

Who should attend?

Health care practitioners and educators, health care administrators, engineers and technology specialists, formal and informal caregivers in both institutional and residential environments, regional policy makers and thought leaders.

Continuing education units (CEUs) for this conference have been approved for the following groups:

Nurses (CNE): The Continuing Education Program, Mandel School of Applied Sciences, CWRU, is an Approved Provider for the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. All Continuing Education workshops will meet your CNE requirements for RNs and LPNs.
Social workers: MSASS, provider #RSXX-058715, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB).
Psychologists: MSASS, provider #341018992, is approved as a provider to offer continuing education for psychologists by the Ohio Psychological Association-Mandatory Continuing Education (OPA-MCE).
Nursing home administrators: MSASS, provider #CWRU-P-11, is approved as a provider to offer continuing education credit for nursing home administrators by the State of Ohio Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators (BENHA).
Counselors: MSASS, provider #RCX-048801, is approved as a provider for counselors continuing education by the Ohio Counselor and Social Worker Board.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners: This program is approved for 5.75 contact hours of continuing education by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (program ID 1103093). This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards.

Examine

1. The landscape of health care technology targeted at older adults living independently
2. The public policy implications and ethical issues relating to this effort
3. The specific emerging and future trends in technology (including products) and its relevance to an aging population

Describe

1. Several current technologies as they apply to different settings of healthcare
2. Methods of engaging the older adult and caregiver in advancing and utilizing technology to support independence in older adults