As the population continues to grow older, Alzheimer’s & Dementia cases are expected to grow as well. You need to know how these diseases & conditions affect your resident and how to effectively improve their quality of life. This is Part 2 of The Clinical side.
This class will focus on the Clinical side of Alzheimer’s & Dementia. You will learn
· Normal Aging vs. Aging with Alzheimer’s Disease
· The 7 Stages of Alzheimer’s
· Detecting Dementia and AD
· Research into AD
· Treatment Options
· Prevention of AD?
Note that DSS/CCL requires that RCFE Administrators complete at least 8 hours of continuing education in the area of Alzheimer’s & Dementia for certificate renewal.
This online class provides 2 hours of RCFE, ARF, RN, LVN & SNF continuing education credit.