Wandering and Elopement Essentials

 

Many residents living with some form of dementia may wander or even attempt to leave a senior care setting. These behaviors may be dangerous because residents who are cognitively impaired may be unable to protect themselves. This course is designed to help you minimize wandering and elopement in your community.

$20.00

Hours: 0.50
REL-RED-M4B

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (3 Match)

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

0.5 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 0.50 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO146460

Association of Nutrition and Foodservice Professionals

0.5 HOURS


This program is approved for 0.50 hours by the Dietary Managers Association. Approval code 162986.

Non-Licensed Direct Care (DSP, HHA, CNA, DCW, PCA, IHA, NA)

0.5 HOURS


Course Details

Course Code: REL-RED-M4B
Hours: 0.5
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2020
Learning Objectives:
Distinguish between wandering and elopement
Describe at least three strategies to minimize wandering and elopement

Outline:
Recognizing Wandering and Elopement Dementia Progression and Its Impact on Wandering and Elopement Recommended Practices to Minimize Wandering and Elopement Frequently Asked Questions

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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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Accommodations
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