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Throughout this course the participant will learn precautions that can be taken to prevent the spread of illness within our Community. We will discuss how to limit the spread of infection, how to...
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Throughout this course the participant will learn precautions that can be taken to prevent the spread of illness within our Community. We will discuss how to limit the spread of infection, how to perform effective hand washing, how to use apply and remove gloves safely, as well as how to handle sharps.
Throughout this course the participant will learn precautions that can be taken to prevent the spread of illness within our Community. We will discuss how to limit the spread of infection, how to perform effective hand washing, how to use apply and remove gloves safely, as well as how to handle sharps.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course is designed to review activity planning, evaluating resident needs and preferences, and offer creative suggestions to maximize resident participation in your activity program.
This course is designed to review activity planning, evaluating resident needs and preferences, and offer creative suggestions to maximize resident participation in your activity program.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Transportation is an important component of resident care in Assisted Living Communities. This staff training video addresses important safety and quality of care measures related to transportation including:...
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Transportation is an important component of resident care in Assisted Living Communities. This staff training video addresses important safety and quality of care measures related to transportation including: general vehicle safety; proper use of vehicle lifts; assisting non-ambulatory residents; wheelchair safety; vehicle safety inspections; and more.
Transportation is an important component of resident care in Assisted Living Communities. This staff training video addresses important safety and quality of care measures related to transportation including: general vehicle safety; proper use of vehicle lifts; assisting non-ambulatory residents; wheelchair safety; vehicle safety inspections; and more.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course addresses preventing challenging situations while working through scenarios and case studies. We will discuss how to respond to challenging situations, the five stages of grief and loss, and how...
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This course addresses preventing challenging situations while working through scenarios and case studies. We will discuss how to respond to challenging situations, the five stages of grief and loss, and how this relates to managing challenging family situations, as well as ways to assist an upset family member. Remember to speak to your supervisor immediately if you are approached by an upset family member.
This course addresses preventing challenging situations while working through scenarios and case studies. We will discuss how to respond to challenging situations, the five stages of grief and loss, and how this relates to managing challenging family situations, as well as ways to assist an upset family member. Remember to speak to your supervisor immediately if you are approached by an upset family member.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Over 20 million Americans suffer from depression. This video will train your staff on the signs, symptoms, and treatment of depression. The caregiver's role and suicide is also addressed.
Over 20 million Americans suffer from depression. This video will train your staff on the signs, symptoms, and treatment of depression. The caregiver's role and suicide is also addressed.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
It is important to be prepared to respond to an emergency situation in your Community. Calling 9-1-1 is a simple yet essential action that you should be able to perform and could save someone’s life. This...
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It is important to be prepared to respond to an emergency situation in your Community. Calling 9-1-1 is a simple yet essential action that you should be able to perform and could save someone’s life. This video addresses when to call 9-1-1, how to call 9-1-1, and some do’s and don’ts while making this important call.
It is important to be prepared to respond to an emergency situation in your Community. Calling 9-1-1 is a simple yet essential action that you should be able to perform and could save someone’s life. This video addresses when to call 9-1-1, how to call 9-1-1, and some do’s and don’ts while making this important call.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
A postural support is a device used to achieve proper body position, balance, or alignment. They are often prescribed by a physician, physical therapist, or occupational therapist. If not used correctly, a...
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A postural support is a device used to achieve proper body position, balance, or alignment. They are often prescribed by a physician, physical therapist, or occupational therapist. If not used correctly, a postural support could accidentally be used or misused as a restraint. This DVD will go over proper use of postural supports and how to avoid every physical restraining a resident with these devices.
A postural support is a device used to achieve proper body position, balance, or alignment. They are often prescribed by a physician, physical therapist, or occupational therapist. If not used correctly, a postural support could accidentally be used or misused as a restraint. This DVD will go over proper use of postural supports and how to avoid every physical restraining a resident with these devices.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for general rehabilitation concepts.
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for general rehabilitation concepts.
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Produced by: ARN - Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
The Six Rights of Medication assistance is a time tested principle proven to enable a medication aide or nurse to safely assist assisted living residents with self administration of their medications. This...
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The Six Rights of Medication assistance is a time tested principle proven to enable a medication aide or nurse to safely assist assisted living residents with self administration of their medications. This program is a refresher course, designed with the nurse or experienced medication aide in mind, to remind him/her of the importance of consistent utilization of the six rights.
The Six Rights of Medication assistance is a time tested principle proven to enable a medication aide or nurse to safely assist assisted living residents with self administration of their medications. This program is a refresher course, designed with the nurse or experienced medication aide in mind, to remind him/her of the importance of consistent utilization of the six rights.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Assisted living communities are in the business of providing care to the elderly and dependent adult population. With the business aspect in mind, quality assurance and quality improvement audits are a must...
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Assisted living communities are in the business of providing care to the elderly and dependent adult population. With the business aspect in mind, quality assurance and quality improvement audits are a must to ensure a high quality of care is being provided and regulations are being adhered to on a consistent basis. This course will focus on the multi-dimensional aspects of self audits performed in the assisted living setting.
Assisted living communities are in the business of providing care to the elderly and dependent adult population. With the business aspect in mind, quality assurance and quality improvement audits are a must to ensure a high quality of care is being provided and regulations are being adhered to on a consistent basis. This course will focus on the multi-dimensional aspects of self audits performed in the assisted living setting.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for safe patient handling.
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for safe patient handling.
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Produced by: ARN - Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for sexuality.
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for sexuality.
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Produced by: ARN - Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for skin and wound care.
Evaluation of basic rehabilitation nursing competencies for skin and wound care.
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Produced by: ARN - Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
This course discusses the different forms of abuse and neglect with an emphasis on the abuse and neglect of persons in an assisted living community or residential care facility. The indicators of potential...
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This course discusses the different forms of abuse and neglect with an emphasis on the abuse and neglect of persons in an assisted living community or residential care facility. The indicators of potential abusive situations are identified, methods to prevent these issues are outlined, and standard reporting requirements are referenced. Approaches for responding to incidents of abuse and neglect are highlighted and implementation of action steps to prevent future occurrences.
This course discusses the different forms of abuse and neglect with an emphasis on the abuse and neglect of persons in an assisted living community or residential care facility. The indicators of potential abusive situations are identified, methods to prevent these issues are outlined, and standard reporting requirements are referenced. Approaches for responding to incidents of abuse and neglect are highlighted and implementation of action steps to prevent future occurrences.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course will provide basic information concerning attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the effect of this disorder on academic, emotional and behavioral success. Symptoms, behaviors, and...
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This course will provide basic information concerning attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the effect of this disorder on academic, emotional and behavioral success. Symptoms, behaviors, and treatment will be discussed. Participants will examine tips and strategies which can be utilized to help students be successful in a home environment and in the classroom.
This course will provide basic information concerning attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and the effect of this disorder on academic, emotional and behavioral success. Symptoms, behaviors, and treatment will be discussed. Participants will examine tips and strategies which can be utilized to help students be successful in a home environment and in the classroom.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. Due to our aging population the number of people with AD will increase if no prevention methods emerge. It is important for residential care and...
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Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. Due to our aging population the number of people with AD will increase if no prevention methods emerge. It is important for residential care and assisted living administrators to understand the disease and current research efforts related to Alzheimer’s disease. Topics addressed will include an overview of how the healthy brain functions, the causes Alzheimer’s disease (AD), progression of AD, diagnostic interventions, medications, and lifestyle interventions. Research related to families and other caregivers will also be discussed.
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. Due to our aging population the number of people with AD will increase if no prevention methods emerge. It is important for residential care and assisted living administrators to understand the disease and current research efforts related to Alzheimer’s disease. Topics addressed will include an overview of how the healthy brain functions, the causes Alzheimer’s disease (AD), progression of AD, diagnostic interventions, medications, and lifestyle interventions. Research related to families and other caregivers will also be discussed.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course presents current information on the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Common terminology, characteristics, screening recommendations, diagnostic criteria, and management of ASD is presented....
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This course presents current information on the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Common terminology, characteristics, screening recommendations, diagnostic criteria, and management of ASD is presented. Participants will learn the diagnostic criteria and distinguishing characteristics of Autism, Asperger's Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified. Best practices and intervention planning for individuals of all ages are discussed.
This course presents current information on the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Common terminology, characteristics, screening recommendations, diagnostic criteria, and management of ASD is presented. Participants will learn the diagnostic criteria and distinguishing characteristics of Autism, Asperger's Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified. Best practices and intervention planning for individuals of all ages are discussed.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course provides learners with an understanding of the healthy digestive system and many common disease processes affecting both the adult and elderly populations. A review of the anatomy and physiology...
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This course provides learners with an understanding of the healthy digestive system and many common disease processes affecting both the adult and elderly populations. A review of the anatomy and physiology of the healthy gastrointestinal system is presented. The pathophysiology of over 20 diseases that involve the gastrointestinal system are discussed including causes, symptoms, and common treatment. Both common diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and of the gastrointestinal accessory organs are discussed. Care of the resident and considerations for caregivers is provided to give learners an awareness of how to best assist those who have gastrointestinal disease.
This course provides learners with an understanding of the healthy digestive system and many common disease processes affecting both the adult and elderly populations. A review of the anatomy and physiology of the healthy gastrointestinal system is presented. The pathophysiology of over 20 diseases that involve the gastrointestinal system are discussed including causes, symptoms, and common treatment. Both common diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and of the gastrointestinal accessory organs are discussed. Care of the resident and considerations for caregivers is provided to give learners an awareness of how to best assist those who have gastrointestinal disease.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course will provide an overview of four common infectious conditions found in residential care and assisted living settings. The four conditions discussed are: methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus...
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This course will provide an overview of four common infectious conditions found in residential care and assisted living settings. The four conditions discussed are: methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), norovirus, and clostridium difficile. For each condition, the pathophysiology, the infectious process, modes of transmission, treatment, and prevention are discussed. Proper staff education, standard precautions, and isolation precautions are discussed as well.
This course will provide an overview of four common infectious conditions found in residential care and assisted living settings. The four conditions discussed are: methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), norovirus, and clostridium difficile. For each condition, the pathophysiology, the infectious process, modes of transmission, treatment, and prevention are discussed. Proper staff education, standard precautions, and isolation precautions are discussed as well.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course introduces the student to current information related to the medical condition of constipation. An overview of the normal digestive system is discussed to better understand constipation. Such...
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This course introduces the student to current information related to the medical condition of constipation. An overview of the normal digestive system is discussed to better understand constipation. Such topics as causes, symptoms, and prevention of constipation are discussed. Examinations and tests to diagnose constipation and common treatments are presented. Learn the best practices for assisting individuals and residents who are experiencing constipation. Case studies will be utilized to apply the knowledge learned in this course to real-life situations.
This course introduces the student to current information related to the medical condition of constipation. An overview of the normal digestive system is discussed to better understand constipation. Such topics as causes, symptoms, and prevention of constipation are discussed. Examinations and tests to diagnose constipation and common treatments are presented. Learn the best practices for assisting individuals and residents who are experiencing constipation. Case studies will be utilized to apply the knowledge learned in this course to real-life situations.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
This course will provide an overview of depression and suicide in the assisted living resident. Both the myths and facts surrounding depression and suicide among older adults will be discussed. The definition...
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This course will provide an overview of depression and suicide in the assisted living resident. Both the myths and facts surrounding depression and suicide among older adults will be discussed. The definition and symptoms of depression are presented. Ways to recognize if a resident is depressed will be addressed. Current statistics on depression among older adults is presented. The participant will learn how to identify a depressed resident and ways to reduce the risk of depression among residents in the assisted living setting. The proper steps to take if a resident appears to be suicidal will also be discussed.
This course will provide an overview of depression and suicide in the assisted living resident. Both the myths and facts surrounding depression and suicide among older adults will be discussed. The definition and symptoms of depression are presented. Ways to recognize if a resident is depressed will be addressed. Current statistics on depression among older adults is presented. The participant will learn how to identify a depressed resident and ways to reduce the risk of depression among residents in the assisted living setting. The proper steps to take if a resident appears to be suicidal will also be discussed.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
One of the keys to success for all persons working in assisted living and residential care is the ability to communicate well with others. Each day we communicate with supervisors, co-workers, residents,...
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One of the keys to success for all persons working in assisted living and residential care is the ability to communicate well with others. Each day we communicate with supervisors, co-workers, residents, families, physicians, and other professionals. Good listening skills, written communication, verbal communication, and non-verbal skills are key to interacting with all people with whom we contact. In this course you will learn ways to become more sensitive to both how you communicate with others and how well you listen. You will also learn tips for resolving conflicts. Finally, suggestions for conducting a good meeting will help you stay on task and facilitate solutions.
One of the keys to success for all persons working in assisted living and residential care is the ability to communicate well with others. Each day we communicate with supervisors, co-workers, residents, families, physicians, and other professionals. Good listening skills, written communication, verbal communication, and non-verbal skills are key to interacting with all people with whom we contact. In this course you will learn ways to become more sensitive to both how you communicate with others and how well you listen. You will also learn tips for resolving conflicts. Finally, suggestions for conducting a good meeting will help you stay on task and facilitate solutions.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the World. Understanding the basics of Spanish is important for anyone interacting with Spanish speaking people. This course will teach you the basic...
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Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the World. Understanding the basics of Spanish is important for anyone interacting with Spanish speaking people. This course will teach you the basic information to begin learning a new language. Topics covered in this course are: basic sentence structure; pronunciation and the alphabet; common Spanish greetings; Spanish question words; understanding gender related vocabulary; and much more. Get started learning Spanish today!
Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the World. Understanding the basics of Spanish is important for anyone interacting with Spanish speaking people. This course will teach you the basic information to begin learning a new language. Topics covered in this course are: basic sentence structure; pronunciation and the alphabet; common Spanish greetings; Spanish question words; understanding gender related vocabulary; and much more. Get started learning Spanish today!
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Produced by: Ed4Online
This course provides detailed information on epilepsy and seizures. The classification of seizures is discussed to help the learner distinguish among different types of seizures. This course also includes the...
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This course provides detailed information on epilepsy and seizures. The classification of seizures is discussed to help the learner distinguish among different types of seizures. This course also includes the history and incidence of epilepsy, risk factors, current treatment options, as well as discuss EEG and other neuroimaging as they pertain to epilepsy. Causes and neurological related information is presented along with the impact of epilepsy on moods, behavior, and memory. Seizure and epilepsy education topics are presented, including information on safety precautions.
This course provides detailed information on epilepsy and seizures. The classification of seizures is discussed to help the learner distinguish among different types of seizures. This course also includes the history and incidence of epilepsy, risk factors, current treatment options, as well as discuss EEG and other neuroimaging as they pertain to epilepsy. Causes and neurological related information is presented along with the impact of epilepsy on moods, behavior, and memory. Seizure and epilepsy education topics are presented, including information on safety precautions.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education
We are all living in a technologically sophisticated world that continues to grow and change by the day. This course will identify the essential technology skills that all successful administrators should...
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We are all living in a technologically sophisticated world that continues to grow and change by the day. This course will identify the essential technology skills that all successful administrators should possess. A self-assessment is provided to assist administrators in identifying his/her technology skill strengths and weaknesses. Necessary skills are discussed and categorized into basic (must have), intermediate, and advanced skills. Threats of using email, including malware are discussed with ways to protect personal computers from these threats. Learn common email and cell phone text messaging etiquette. An overview of text messaging uses, limitations, and jargon will get any administrator comfortable using this new technology.
We are all living in a technologically sophisticated world that continues to grow and change by the day. This course will identify the essential technology skills that all successful administrators should possess. A self-assessment is provided to assist administrators in identifying his/her technology skill strengths and weaknesses. Necessary skills are discussed and categorized into basic (must have), intermediate, and advanced skills. Threats of using email, including malware are discussed with ways to protect personal computers from these threats. Learn common email and cell phone text messaging etiquette. An overview of text messaging uses, limitations, and jargon will get any administrator comfortable using this new technology.
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Produced by: IPCed - Institute for Professional Care Education