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Meeting IDPH Guidelines in Dementia Care

Thursday 03/02/2023 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
International Banquet Hall
1863 Central Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
*Next door to Arlington Heights Senior Center*

Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, Director of Education & Dementia Reality Master Trainer, Elderwerks Educational Services

The new IDPH requirements, HB 158, Public Act 102-004, for dementia training begin in 2023. Attend this in-person presentation to meet the requirements. Chris Petrik will discuss the signs, symptoms, diagnosis criteria, and assessments for Alzheimer’s disease and other types of Dementia. Attendees will learn the most common forms of Dementia, how they are treated, effective communication strategies for engaging with a person living with Dementia.

5:00 PM to 5:30PM ~ Sign-in and Cocktails
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM ~ Dinner and Presentation

For Professionals Only
Free – 1.0 CE Credit will be awarded to Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors, and nursing home administrators.
There is no charge to attend this event as the costs are being covered by our sponsors.

**This event now has a wait list. Please call or email to be added to list. | 847-462-0885

Sponsored By:
Elderwerks Educational Services
Home Instead Itasca
Alexian Village
101 Mobility
Oaks at Bartlett

    = For Professionals   

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