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Effective Care Transitions to and from Acute Care Hospitals for a Person Living with Dementia

Tuesday 01/31/2023 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Live Webinar Presentation

Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, Director of Education, Elderwerks Educational Services

When a person with Dementia is admitted to an acute care hospital, behaviors may be exhibited by that person for various reasons. Chris will discuss the possible causes and effects of these behaviors. She will identify ways that the hospital staff and skilled care staff may respond to behaviors exhibited by a person with Dementia. Chris will also go over the importance of transitional information, reports, and assessments when the person with Dementia leaves the acute care hospital.

For $10.00* – 1.0 CE CREDIT will be awarded to Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors, and nursing home administrators. Payment may be made during registration. To pay by check, please make checks payable to Elderwerks Educational Services, a 501C3 not-for-profit corporation, and mail them to 251 E. Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067. *No fee for consumers/community members and those not needing CE credit or certificate. | 847-462-0885

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