Dementia Care & Psychotropic Drug Use - July 11th

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Item Number: FH19
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Manufacturer: Polaris Group

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LIVE WEBINAR TRAINING
(CEC Nurses-Provided for Live Training)

July 11, 2018

1:00 PM (ET)
12:00 PM Central
11:00 AM Mountain
10:00 AM Pacific
09:00 AM Alaska
07:00 AM Hawaii
 
Training will last approximately 1.5 hours

New Mega Rules focus on Dementia education and staff approach. Phase 2 rules add Behavior set of rules and limitations on PRNs.
Focus is on person-centered care and minimizing use of antipsychotic drugs. Learn what surveyors will be looking for.


Training Content:

  • Review Mega Rules and Phase 2; what surveyor will be looking for
  • Learn about new Dementia Focused Surveys
  • Review best practices for assessments
  • Review best practices for care plans
  • Understanding causes for behaviors
  • How to develop target behaviors and non-drug interventions
  • When and how to use antipsychotic meds; PRN limitations
  • Involving staff directly in developing best approach for care

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Be able to prepare for Mega Rules, Phase 2, and Dementia Focused Survey
  • Be able to ensure best practices for dementia care 

     

    WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE:

    • Directors of Nursing
    • MDS Nurses
    • Social Services
    • Pharmacy
    • QA Staff
    • Administrators
    INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED FOR LIVE WEBINAR TRAINING
    Three days prior to the Webinar, you will receive an email with instructions for accessing the webinar.  A phone call-in number and access code as well as directions for accessing the webinar via the internet will be provided.  We strongly recommend you go online approximately 10 minutes prior to the session to ensure there are not technical difficulties.
     
    PROGRAM MATERIALS
    In addition to the expertise and advice presented during this webinar, you'll have an opportunity to have your questions answered. The training material will be provided prior to the webinar date via email with PDF attachments.  Please open and print the PDF file before the day of the webinar or at least 1 hour prior to the scheduled webinar in order to get any issues resolved in a timely manner.

    CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
    Polaris Group is an approved provider of Continuing Education Credits (CECs) by the Boards in Florida and California. For those Nurses participating in a live webinar:

    • Credits for Nursing accepted in all states except Iowa.

    IF RECEIVING CREDITS:
    Nurses must complete and return these three (3) documents to obtain Credits:

    • Evaluation Form
    • Participant Information Form
    • Post-Test

    Polaris Group will issue Certificates for Credits to the facility contact person for distribution to participants.

    PLEASE NOTE:

    • Participation in the call is just $129 for Live only or $189 for Live with USB, per site and allows access to ONE phone line for an unlimited number of people to listen. 
    • Webinar materials will be delivered via e-mail approximately two days prior to the program or by 5 pm the day before the program. 
    • We recommend that you call in 5 minutes early!
    • USB only orders are charged shipping and handling, which will be included into the price prior to checkout.
    • USB orders will be filled after the date of the live training, please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery of these orders.

    You may choose from the following training options:

    • Live Training, $129
    • Live Training with USB, $189 PLUS shipping & handling
    • USB Only, $112 PLUS shipping & handling