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Discharge Planning for a Person with Dementia

Wednesday 06/28/2023 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Oak Street Health - Rolling Meadows
2223 W. Algonquin Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

An In-Person Professional Event

When a person with Dementia is admitted at an acute care hospital, behaviors may be exhibited by that person due to a variety of 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.

Speaker: Chris Petrik, RN, BS, DCCS-CI, Dementia Reality Master Trainer,
Director of Education, Elderwerks Educational Services

5:00 pm to 5:30 pm Sign-in, Networking and Refreshments
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Presentation

FREE! 1.0 CE CREDIT for Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors, and nursing home administrators.

847-462-0885 |

Sponsored by:
CareDiem Home Care
Oak Street Health
Harbor House

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