June's Webinar "Clinical Skills for LPNs and RNs in the LTC Setting: Falls and Dementia Care"

Register today for the upcoming webinar titled: Clinical Skills for LPNs and RNs in the LTC Setting: Falls and Dementia Care. This webinar is taking place on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST.

The webinar will cover clinical skills that are the focus of Quality Improvement Organizations for Long Term Care facilities. These skills include dementia care and reducing antipsychotic medications and improving mobility/reducing falls to reduce readmissions and poor outcomes for older adults.

Following this presentation, the participant will be able to:
  • Review the importance of mobility and quality of life
  • Identify four underlying needs that may influence behavior in the older adult with dementia.
  • Plan a person-centered intervention for an older adult with dementia exhibiting need driven behavior.
To register online, click here. Please contact the NGNA National Office with any questions.

Beth Culross, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC, CRRN, FNGNA, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Assistant Professor.

Jennifer J Yeager, PhD, RN, Tarleton State University; Assistant Professor and Director of the Graduate Nursing Program.

This activity has been submitted to Montana Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Montana Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.