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Effective Care Transitions to and from Acute Care Settings

Thursday 06/29/2023 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Deerfield Crossing at Northbrook
4101 Lake Cook Road, Northbrook, IL 60062

Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, DCC-CI, Director of Education, Dementia Reality Master, Elderwerks Educational Services

When a person with Dementia is admitted to an acute care hospital, the person may exhibit behaviors due to a variety of reasons. Chris will discuss the possible causes and effects of those behaviors. She will identify ways that staff may respond to behaviors exhibited by a person living with Dementia. Chris will go over the importance of transitional information, reports, and assessments when the person with Dementia leaves the acute care hospital.

5:00 PM to 5:30 PM ~ Sign-In & Light Dinner
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM ~ Presentation

$10.00 – 1.0 CE Credit will be awarded to Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors, & nursing home administrators. | 847-462-0885

Sponsored by:
Elderwerks Educational Services
Deerfield Crossings at Northbrook
CJE SeniorLife

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