Texas HHSC has determined that Relias Learning’s submitted training meets or exceeds the minimum standards for HCSSA administrator training in the following categories: Licensed Home Health, Licensed and Certified Home Health, Personal Assistance Services, Hospice. Texas HHSC also recognizes Relias Learning provides continuing education for administrators and alternate administrators. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.
Section 1: Introduction
A. About This Course
B. Learning Objectives
Section 2: The Rights of Older Adults
A. Definitions Under Chapter 102
B. Notification of Rights
C. Dignity and Respect
D. Abuse and Restraints
E. Why Abuse?
H. Medical Care and Treatment
I. Advance Directives
J. Transfer and Discharge
K. Other Rights
L. Responsibilities of the Individual
Section 3: Criminal History Check and Nurse Aide Registry
A. Protecting Consumers
B. Definitions under Chapter 250
C. Criminal History Record
D. Obtaining the Criminal History Record
E. Disqualifying Convictions
F. Nurse Aide Registry
G. Maintaining Active Status
H. Nurse Aide Investigations
Section 4: Employee Misconduct Registry
A. Definitions under Chapter 253
B. What is the Employee Misconduct Registry?
C. Who Needs To Be Checked
D. Verifying Employability Status
F. Informal Review
G. Administrative Hearing
H. Judicial Review
Section 5: Conclusion
B. Course Contributors
Mr. Halbert Brown, Jr. is the founder and administrator of Universal Nursing Services of Texas (UNST). He has is an Associate Professor at the University of Phoenix, where he facilitates healthcare and business management classes. Mr. Brown has an unquenchable thirst for entrepreneurship, and he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor teaching Master's Degree courses in Entrepreneurship, Business Management, and Strategic Marketing at Webster University. An advocate for public speaking, he is charter member and Immediate Past President in Rising Toastmasters Club, and he teaches Business Communication and Principles of Marketing courses at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. Halbert is the Past Division Director for District 55, where he supervised 5 areas for Toastmasters International.
Mr. Brown has completed the course work and working on his Doctoral Study to earn a Doctorate in Business Administration (Health Care Management) at Walden University. Also, he earned a Master's Degree in Business Administration (Aviation) from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU). As he prepared for his position as administrator, he completed the Home Health Administrator Course with the Texas 'Association for Home Care and earned a Certification in Leadership and Management in Healthcare/Health Services Program in the MBA program at Park University.
An active member of his community, Mr. Brown is the President, Board of Directors for Olympia Oaks Home Owners Association, and Past President and Counselor for San Antonio SCORE #164, Counselors to America's Small Business. His education and experience allow him to exercise his passion for learning and teaching other business entrepreneurs about the importance of education, financial planning and leadership.Disclosure: Halbert Brown, Jr, MBA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.