Maximizing Strength and Balance at Any AgeContains 2 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/15/2018
In this webinar, Dr. Sasha will explain how our bodies and minds work and how we can use what we know to maximize the function of those we serve, regardless of their age or disability. She will also work with the audience to provide real-time examples of how they can best approach issues they are dealing with concerning themselves and their residents.
Palliative Care: What It Is and How It Embodies Church TeachingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 02/13/2018
Palliative care is a holistic and person-centered approach to compassionate care. In this webinar, we will discuss palliative care, what it is and what it isn’t, how it is initiated, and how it is different from end-of-life preparation. We will explore healthcare decision-making and the importance of understanding your wishes.
Medication Safety for Older Adults: Communication is the KeyContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 11/14/2017
This webinar will provide viewers an opportunity to understand the complex nature of therapeutic use of medications including OTC, RX, and dietary supplements. General guidelines for when medications should, and should not be prescribed in the elderly will be presented. Methods and systems designed to safeguard the use of medications in the elderly across a range of health challenges including those conditions necessitating increased vigilance due to the use of high or moderate risk medications will be discussed. Additionally, a few non-pharmaceutical interventions as alternative therapies lessening the need for medications will be included.