Material Detail

"Nursing Home Visits:  A How-To Guide" icon

Nursing Home Visits: A How-To Guide

"The Texas Tech Medcast is a podcast for medical residents, medical students, practicing physicians, and others involved in medical education and high quality, patient-centered primary care." "This episode includes a how-to guide for effective nursing home visits, focusing on the admission H&P, routine nursing home visits, annual exams, and acute/ urgent care visits. Learning Objectives: the physician audience should be able to: Distinguish between the needs of short-term and those of  long-term nursing home patients; Perform an Admission History & Physical exam on a nursing home patient; Perform and document a routine nursing home visit; Conduct an annual exam for a nursing home patient; and Manage an acute or urgent visit when contacted by the nursing home Podcast Pearl: Readmission to... Show More


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.