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Nursing Home Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders 1-Hour Curriculum

The purpose of this educational activity is to enable the learner to identify common issues associated with care of the resident experiencing dementia.


$15.00

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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. Define three (3) terms associated with dementia.
  2. State two (2) causes and diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease/Related Disorders (ADRD).
  3. Identify three (3) characteristics associated with ADRD.
  4. Select two (2) communication strategies for use with residents experiencing AD/ADRD

Learning Outcome

At the completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to demonstrate knowledge about providing resident-centered care for the individual with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders (ADRD) by passing a quiz with 85% or greater accuracy.

Author

Linda Shubert, MSN, RN

Linda is an approved FL DOEA trainer (#6095) for Nursing Home Alzheimer’s Disease Curriculum. She has over 15 years of experience working with residents experiencing dementia. Linda has worked with geriatric patients across the continuum of eldercare as a rehab nurse, geriatric nurse case manager, Director of Nursing, consultant, instructor, and clinical professor. As the Director of Education at a 180-bed long-term care facility, she developed, implemented, and evaluated competency-based staff education to comply with regulatory training mandates. She enjoys developing creative learning that engages the learners and motivates them to be competent and resident-centered caregivers.

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Nursing Home Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders 1-Hour Curriculum

$15.00
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