Compassion, Comfort and Compliance in Long-Term CareContains 2 Product(s)
Join us in Germantown, New York for our long-term care conference on October 8-9, 2018. This year the conference will focus on topics in palliative care and compliance, and offers 11.0 continuing education hours for healthcare professionals. Register for one day or both.
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.
Act Now to Impact Tomorrow: Investing in Your WorkforceContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 08/22/2017
We often invest a significant amount of time and money on the front end of the hiring process, but are we doing the “right things” to attract and select the best caregivers? With turnover rates on the rise, appropriate resources must be allocated beyond the job offer in order to retain and develop purpose driven employees to meet the needs of our residents.