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Ethics and Capacity

Wednesday 05/05/2021 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Live Webinar Presentation

Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, CDP, Certified Dementia Educator, Training Specialist, Elderwerks Educational Services

Discussing capacity for a patient living with dementia can be a difficult conversation. During this presentation Chris will cover the legal and financial considerations when having this discussion with a person living with dementia and their care partners. She will discuss the domains that are included in a capacity assessment for a person living with dementia, and identify the ethical issues related participation in dementia research. She will complete this webinar with how to recognize signs of elder abuse.

For $10.00 – 1.0 ETHICS CE Credit will be awarded to Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors, and nursing home administrators. Payment may be made at registration. To pay by check, please make checks payable to Elderwerks Educational Services, a 501C3 not-for-profit corporation and mail to 251 E. Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067.

Please join us for this important topic!
Reservations are required.

847-462-0885 or Events@Elderwerks.org
Webinar access information will be emailed after registration and prior to the date of the event.


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