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Reserve your seat today! Spring Training 2016

Spring Training 2016

Sponsored by Alzheimer’s Orange County

Enhancing Dementia Care

Compassion, Policies and POLST: Providing Purposeful Excellence at End of Life

An innovative and interactive education program designed to help you:

  • Review the POLST form and understand the use of this tool for seriously ill residents in residential care facilities for the elderly (RCFEs)
  • Understand the impact of AB 637 and the new POLST form
  • Learn techniques to optimize your skill in conducting a POLST conversation
  • Understand new regulations for seriously ill residents in RCFEs
  • Identify best practices and gentle approaches to care for the dying

Instructors:

Carol RockOwner/Consultant at RCFE, Inc.
Pam BerksonMSN, NP, Geriatric Care Consultant
Patty MoutonVP Outreach & Advocacy, Alzheimer’s Orange County

Choose a convenient location and date:


Alzheimer’s Orange County
2515 McCabe Way, Irvine, CA 92614

  • Saturday, May 7, 2016
    9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 17, 2016
    9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Friday, June 24, 2016
    1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Fairhaven Memorial Services
27856 Center Drive, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016
    4:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Registration check-in begins 30 minutes prior to scheduled program. Light refreshments provided.

Continuing education units for designated professionals:
3 CEUs – RCFE, BRN, BBS

Open to dementia care providers:
Health care providers and senior care professionals

RSVP NOW

844-HELP-ALZ (844-435-7259)

No cost to attend.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN), Alzheimer’s Orange County, Provider #CEP 14757, for 3 contact hours. Course meets the qualifications for 3 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs, and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), Alzheimer’s Orange County, Provider #PCE 1384. Approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) for 3 hours of continuing education units for RCFE administrator recertification. Course: POLST Update for 2016, Approval #147-0201-28240; Course: Dementia Care Practice Recommendations at End of Life, Approval #147-0111-23332. Alzheimer’s Orange County, CDSS Vendor #2000147-740-2.

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