Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders for ALF Level 1

 

This course discusses meeting the needs of residents with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders which requires a thorough understanding of the characteristics each stage of ADRD. This course provides caregivers in assisted living facilities with strategies and guidelines for effectively communicating with residents with ADRD. This training also includes tactics for preparing ALF caregivers to resolve family issues and maintain an environment that is safe and secure for residents with ADRD. *Jennifer Moore, RN, Florida Approved Alzheimer's/Dementia training provider: ALF 8385

Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders for ALF Level 1 is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 9.
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$60.00

Hours: 4.00
REL-SRC-0-ADRDA1

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (8 Match)

District of Columbia Board of Nursing

4.0 HOURS


DC-RN -- District of Columbia Board of Nursing Approved Continuing Education program (CE Provider #50-290).

Nurses will receive 4.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

American Nurses Credentialing Center

4.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses will receive 4.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

Georgia Board of Nursing

4.0 HOURS


Georgia Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 4.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

California Board of Registered Nursing

4.0 HOURS


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 13791

Nurses will receive 4.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling

4.0 HOURS


Provider #50-290 This activity is approved for 4.00 contact hours.

Florida Board of Nursing CE

4.0 HOURS


Florida Board of Nursing CE Provider #: 50-290

Nurses will receive 4.00 contact hours for participating in this course.

State of Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals - ARC/SCU-8

4.0 HOURS


Course approved for 4.00 of 8 ARC/SCU-8 Dementia Training contact hours as authorized by the State of Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals in compliance with Act 571 LA Legislature. Approval Number for 8 hour Dementia Training Curriculum ARC/SCU-8/46.

Debi Damas, RN, approved training provider (AL 698) is available Wednesday from 12pm to 2 pm EST to answer questions at 877-200-0020 ext. 7825. You may also send your questions to ddamas@reliaslearning.com Approval #ALF AD142. For 4.00 contact hours.

Florida Department of Elder Affairs

4.0 HOURS


Jennifer Moore, RN-BC, DNS-CT, approved training provider (AL 8385) (HH 8386), (HSP 8387), (NH 8388) is available Wednesday from 12pm to 2 pm EST to answer questions at 877-200-0020 ext. 7825. You may also send your questions to jmoore@reliaslearning.com . For 4.00 contact hours.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-SRC-0-ADRDA1
Hours: 4
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 12/31/2017
Learning Objectives:
Define ADRD and explain how it differs from normal aging
Describe the stages of ADRD and list ways to meet the needs of residents at each stage
Describe additional options for Late Stage ADRD
Explain hospice care in Assisted Living Facilities
Illustrate how ADRD patients are assessed for hospice eligibility
Identify 3 ways to effectively communicate with ADRD residents
List threeissues affecting familiesof residents with ADRD
List several ways to maintain an appropriate environment for residents with ADRD
Define the ethical principle of beneficence

Outline:
Outline and Objectives
Introduction
Understanding ADRD
Characteristics of ADRD
Advanced Dementia
Hospice Care
Hospice Eligibility
Communicating
Family Issues
The Right Environment
Ethical Issues

Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: entry level Activities Professional; entry level Administrators; entry level Direct Care Workers; entry level Nurses; entry level Social Workers; in the following settings: Home Health and Hospice, Long-term Care, Residential Care.
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All courses offered by Relias Learning, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous Distance Learning with interactivity which includes quizzes with questions/answers, and posttests.
Accommodations
If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Learning Customer Support by calling (800) 381-2321 or emailing support@reliaslearning.com