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Training designed to prevent medical errors and other undesired harmful effects resulting from technology, medication or interventions such as surgery or treatments. It is recommended for all staff with a...
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Training designed to prevent medical errors and other undesired harmful effects resulting from technology, medication or interventions such as surgery or treatments. It is recommended for all staff with a focus on patient care staff.
Training designed to prevent medical errors and other undesired harmful effects resulting from technology, medication or interventions such as surgery or treatments. It is recommended for all staff with a focus on patient care staff.
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Produced by: HCCS
Sigma courseware that has been bundled for the topic of clinical practice in a clinical setting.
Sigma courseware that has been bundled for the topic of clinical practice in a clinical setting.
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Produced by: Sigma (FKA: Sigma Theta Tau International)
Sigma program is focused on nurses returning to the workforce.
Sigma program is focused on nurses returning to the workforce.
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Produced by: Sigma (FKA: Sigma Theta Tau International)
The Spanish Regulatory Library contains Spanish versions of crucial regulatory courses, including Bloodborne Pathogens, Personal Protective Equipment, Disaster Preparedness, Fire Prevention, Hazardous...
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The Spanish Regulatory Library contains Spanish versions of crucial regulatory courses, including Bloodborne Pathogens, Personal Protective Equipment, Disaster Preparedness, Fire Prevention, Hazardous Communication and Chemical Safety (HAZCOM), and many others. The library helps your organization improve competency, reduce risk, and maintain compliance.
The Spanish Regulatory Library contains Spanish versions of crucial regulatory courses, including Bloodborne Pathogens, Personal Protective Equipment, Disaster Preparedness, Fire Prevention, Hazardous Communication and Chemical Safety (HAZCOM), and many others. The library helps your organization improve competency, reduce risk, and maintain compliance.
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Produced by: MedTrainer
Initiating and having conversations with patients and their families about a serious illness is very much a skill that requires training and practice, just as any other complex medical technique or procedure....
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Initiating and having conversations with patients and their families about a serious illness is very much a skill that requires training and practice, just as any other complex medical technique or procedure. This immersive training has been developed by experts to assist professionals successfully prepare and navigate their way through having a serious illness conversation with patients and family members. This course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete. It may be taken in multiple sessions and you may stop and return at any point. Many find it helpful stopping after Module 1 (approximately 35 minutes into the program) and again after Module 3 (after an additional 25 minutes). It is recommended that the assessment, Module 4, be completed in one session of approximately 30 minutes.
Initiating and having conversations with patients and their families about a serious illness is very much a skill that requires training and practice, just as any other complex medical technique or procedure. This immersive training has been developed by experts to assist professionals successfully prepare and navigate their way through having a serious illness conversation with patients and family members. This course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete. It may be taken in multiple sessions and you may stop and return at any point. Many find it helpful stopping after Module 1 (approximately 35 minutes into the program) and again after Module 3 (after an additional 25 minutes). It is recommended that the assessment, Module 4, be completed in one session of approximately 30 minutes.
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Produced by: ConverSage
This class teaches caregivers the parts of the cardiovascular system and common cardiovascular conditions that affect older adults. Caregivers will learn the symptoms of cardiovascular diseases, common...
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This class teaches caregivers the parts of the cardiovascular system and common cardiovascular conditions that affect older adults. Caregivers will learn the symptoms of cardiovascular diseases, common medications used to treat cardiovascular conditions, and how to observe and report changes in a client’s condition. Caregivers will also learn how to assist clients with cardiovascular conditions with activities of daily living.
This class teaches caregivers the parts of the cardiovascular system and common cardiovascular conditions that affect older adults. Caregivers will learn the symptoms of cardiovascular diseases, common medications used to treat cardiovascular conditions, and how to observe and report changes in a client’s condition. Caregivers will also learn how to assist clients with cardiovascular conditions with activities of daily living.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic...
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Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic resistance, we can slow its spread. We can do this by using antibiotics wisely. This course has been designed to review strategies for preserving the effectiveness of antibiotics used in patient care.
Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic resistance, we can slow its spread. We can do this by using antibiotics wisely. This course has been designed to review strategies for preserving the effectiveness of antibiotics used in patient care.
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Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic...
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Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic resistance, we can slow its spread. We can do this by using antibiotics wisely. This course has been designed to review strategies for preserving the effectiveness of antibiotics used in patient care.
Antibiotic resistance refers to the ability of bacteria to avoid the effects of an antibiotic. The development of resistance is a natural outcome of antibiotic use. While we cannot prevent antibiotic resistance, we can slow its spread. We can do this by using antibiotics wisely. This course has been designed to review strategies for preserving the effectiveness of antibiotics used in patient care.
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This class will teach caregivers the importance of recreational therapy for older adults. Caregivers will learn how to safely use recreational therapy skills with clients. Caregivers will also learn how to...
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This class will teach caregivers the importance of recreational therapy for older adults. Caregivers will learn how to safely use recreational therapy skills with clients. Caregivers will also learn how to safely lead activities for older adults with certain medical conditions.
This class will teach caregivers the importance of recreational therapy for older adults. Caregivers will learn how to safely use recreational therapy skills with clients. Caregivers will also learn how to safely lead activities for older adults with certain medical conditions.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class was created to help caregivers learn how to bathe an older adult. After understanding the importance of bathing, caregivers will explore how to make bathing safe and dignified. They will also...
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This class was created to help caregivers learn how to bathe an older adult. After understanding the importance of bathing, caregivers will explore how to make bathing safe and dignified. They will also identify the challenges unique to bathing assistance to how to navigate them.
This class was created to help caregivers learn how to bathe an older adult. After understanding the importance of bathing, caregivers will explore how to make bathing safe and dignified. They will also identify the challenges unique to bathing assistance to how to navigate them.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will teach caregivers the reasons for bowel and bladder control and elimination problems in older adults. Caregivers will learn techniques for using appropriate equipment when assisting clients...
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This class will teach caregivers the reasons for bowel and bladder control and elimination problems in older adults. Caregivers will learn techniques for using appropriate equipment when assisting clients with elimination.
This class will teach caregivers the reasons for bowel and bladder control and elimination problems in older adults. Caregivers will learn techniques for using appropriate equipment when assisting clients with elimination.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
In this class on instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), we touch upon how to assist older adults with activities such as meal preparation, medication self-administration, social connections, and...
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In this class on instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), we touch upon how to assist older adults with activities such as meal preparation, medication self-administration, social connections, and transportation.
In this class on instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), we touch upon how to assist older adults with activities such as meal preparation, medication self-administration, social connections, and transportation.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class prepares participants to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn the different types of medication and routes of delivery. They will also learn the appropriate...
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This class prepares participants to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn the different types of medication and routes of delivery. They will also learn the appropriate means of storing and handling medications, and how to read prescription labels.
This class prepares participants to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn the different types of medication and routes of delivery. They will also learn the appropriate means of storing and handling medications, and how to read prescription labels.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class prepares caregivers to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn how to ensure the right medications are taken by the right person, in the right amount, at the right...
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This class prepares caregivers to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn how to ensure the right medications are taken by the right person, in the right amount, at the right time, by the right route.
This class prepares caregivers to assist clients with self-administered medications. Caregivers will learn how to ensure the right medications are taken by the right person, in the right amount, at the right time, by the right route.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will teach caregivers how to assist clients with oral care. Caregivers will learn how to inspect the mouth for signs of problems. They will also learn how to provide care for clients who have...
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This class will teach caregivers how to assist clients with oral care. Caregivers will learn how to inspect the mouth for signs of problems. They will also learn how to provide care for clients who have dental pain.
This class will teach caregivers how to assist clients with oral care. Caregivers will learn how to inspect the mouth for signs of problems. They will also learn how to provide care for clients who have dental pain.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
In this class on activities of daily living (ADLs), we touch upon how to assist older adults with activities such as transferring, bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, and eating
In this class on activities of daily living (ADLs), we touch upon how to assist older adults with activities such as transferring, bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, and eating
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will discuss how joints and muscles work together, and their role in mobility. Caregivers will learn how to safely perform active and passive range of motion exercises with an older adult.
This class will discuss how joints and muscles work together, and their role in mobility. Caregivers will learn how to safely perform active and passive range of motion exercises with an older adult.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
In this CareAcademy class, we discuss clients' confidentiality, privacy, and related rights. We also discuss elder abuse and neglect, including how to prevent it and how to report it if it does occur.
In this CareAcademy class, we discuss clients' confidentiality, privacy, and related rights. We also discuss elder abuse and neglect, including how to prevent it and how to report it if it does occur.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will teach caregivers about the different stages of dementia and discuss ways to communicate with the older adult with dementia through each stage. The goal of this class is to give caregivers more...
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This class will teach caregivers about the different stages of dementia and discuss ways to communicate with the older adult with dementia through each stage. The goal of this class is to give caregivers more tools and confidence around effective styles of communication with older adults with memory problems.
This class will teach caregivers about the different stages of dementia and discuss ways to communicate with the older adult with dementia through each stage. The goal of this class is to give caregivers more tools and confidence around effective styles of communication with older adults with memory problems.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
Having conversations with an older adult can sometimes be hard, especially if he or she has an impairment such as hearing loss or memory loss. In this CareAcademy class, you will learn good communication...
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Having conversations with an older adult can sometimes be hard, especially if he or she has an impairment such as hearing loss or memory loss. In this CareAcademy class, you will learn good communication techniques for working with older adults with these types of impairments. You will also learn how to manage difficult client behaviors and events by applying good communication skills.
Having conversations with an older adult can sometimes be hard, especially if he or she has an impairment such as hearing loss or memory loss. In this CareAcademy class, you will learn good communication techniques for working with older adults with these types of impairments. You will also learn how to manage difficult client behaviors and events by applying good communication skills.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will teach caregivers about stress and the importance of taking care of themselves. Caregivers will learn coping skills for their physical and emotional health, and how to create a plan to use...
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This class will teach caregivers about stress and the importance of taking care of themselves. Caregivers will learn coping skills for their physical and emotional health, and how to create a plan to use those skills.
This class will teach caregivers about stress and the importance of taking care of themselves. Caregivers will learn coping skills for their physical and emotional health, and how to create a plan to use those skills.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
Profesional de la salud debe tener en cuenta varios factores al brindar atención a pacientes adultos. En este curso, vamos a revisar las características específicas de la edad, necesidades especiales, y los...
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Profesional de la salud debe tener en cuenta varios factores al brindar atención a pacientes adultos. En este curso, vamos a revisar las características específicas de la edad, necesidades especiales, y los problemas de salud que los pacientes adultos se ocupan de proporcionar atención excepcional. Revisaremos las percepciones generales de los adultos (edades 19-65) y se centran en los ancianos (65 años y mayores). Discutiremos los beneficios de tomar en cuenta el estilo de vida y la edad del paciente al crear un plan de tratamiento. Healthcare professional should take into consideration various factors when providing care to adult patients. In this course, we will review the age-specific characteristics, special needs, and health challenges that adult patients are dealing with in order to provide outstanding care. We will review the general perceptions of adults (ages 19-65) and focus on the Elderly (65 years and older). We will discuss the benefits of taking into consideration a patient’s lifestyle and age when creating a treatment plan.
Profesional de la salud debe tener en cuenta varios factores al brindar atención a pacientes adultos. En este curso, vamos a revisar las características específicas de la edad, necesidades especiales, y los problemas de salud que los pacientes adultos se ocupan de proporcionar atención excepcional. Revisaremos las percepciones generales de los adultos (edades 19-65) y se centran en los ancianos (65 años y mayores). Discutiremos los beneficios de tomar en cuenta el estilo de vida y la edad del paciente al crear un plan de tratamiento. Healthcare professional should take into consideration various factors when providing care to adult patients. In this course, we will review the age-specific characteristics, special needs, and health challenges that adult patients are dealing with in order to provide outstanding care. We will review the general perceptions of adults (ages 19-65) and focus on the Elderly (65 years and older). We will discuss the benefits of taking into consideration a patient’s lifestyle and age when creating a treatment plan.
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Produced by: MedTrainer
This class discusses emergency preparedness for disasters such as severe weather, fire, floods, earthquakes, and other emergency situations. It explores how caregivers can plan for these types of emergencies,...
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This class discusses emergency preparedness for disasters such as severe weather, fire, floods, earthquakes, and other emergency situations. It explores how caregivers can plan for these types of emergencies, and how best to care for their clients and themselves should a disaster occur. It also reviews standard fire safety tips.
This class discusses emergency preparedness for disasters such as severe weather, fire, floods, earthquakes, and other emergency situations. It explores how caregivers can plan for these types of emergencies, and how best to care for their clients and themselves should a disaster occur. It also reviews standard fire safety tips.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This CareAcademy class will teach caregivers how to recognize and provide care for people with dementia at end of life, including strategies to manage pain and promote comfort.
This CareAcademy class will teach caregivers how to recognize and provide care for people with dementia at end of life, including strategies to manage pain and promote comfort.
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Produced by: CareAcademy
This class will teach caregivers basics of the digestive process and how digestion changes with age. Caregivers will learn how to identify and help older adults manage gastrointestinal issues such as...
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This class will teach caregivers basics of the digestive process and how digestion changes with age. Caregivers will learn how to identify and help older adults manage gastrointestinal issues such as heartburn, constipation, and diarrhea.
This class will teach caregivers basics of the digestive process and how digestion changes with age. Caregivers will learn how to identify and help older adults manage gastrointestinal issues such as heartburn, constipation, and diarrhea.
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Produced by: CareAcademy