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dementia

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This course enhances the care of clients with dementia by teaching how to recognize and respond to the signs and symptoms of this condition. The course also teaches specific dementia comfort and care measures that may be needed when caring for clients. The course includes four modules:

  • Module 1: Gain a basic knowledge of what dementia is, its risk factors, proposed causes, and how to recognize the symptoms of dementia so aides can more effectively care for clients.
  • Module 2: Learn about the disease states that cause irreversible dementia, the seven diagnostic stages of dementia, and the behaviors clients will exhibit as the dementia progresses.
  • Module 3: Learn how dementia is diagnosed and the medications and treatments used to manage symptoms and improve the client’s quality of life.
  • Module 4: Learn effective care and comfort measures used during each behavioral stage of dementia and ways to support family caregivers as symptoms progress.

Approved for 8 clock hours of continuing education to meet the Medicare home health aide yearly education requirements.

Approved for 8 hours by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) to meet CE requirements for long term care workers. For more information, visit the DSHS website.

Approved by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) for 2.75 continuing education credits. Contact cecomments@nabweb.org if you have questions or comments regarding NAB certification.

Pricing

For Individuals

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

Assess to Completion Certificates will be available for reprinting for 2 years after purchase.

1 -10 Slots $39.95 each slot

11-20 Slots $29.95 each slot

21+ Slots $19.95 each slot

For Organizations

You can purchase one or multiple courses today from Chronic Disease University. Once your purchase is complete, you will receive an email explaining how to access your course(s).

1. 150 slots – $1,995 ($2,992.5 value)

2. 250 slots – $2,995 per year. ($4,987.5 value)

3. 350 slots – $3,995 per year. ($6,982.5 value)

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