Kathleen Kociak, MS, APRN-BC

  • Clinical Instructor
Bio

Primary care of the older adult, gerontological nursing, end of life issues, caring for persons with memory problems and dementia, ethical concerns in geriatrics, the role of the nurse practitioner in long term care, normal aging changes, physical assessment of the older adult, management of pressure ulcers, atypical presentation of illness in elderly, polypharmacy in the elderly.

Current Area of Teaching

Introduction to Clinical Concepts and Processes (undergraduate), Integrated Health Care Concepts and Skills (graduate entry program), Health Assessment, Concepts and Processes in Older Adult Health. Guest lecturer on related topics in geriatrics.