Memory Care: An Introduction

Course # 0055

Purpose

The purpose of this course is to introduce the learner to the concept of memory care in senior care settings.

Description

Memory Care: An Introduction is a 1 hour continuing education course that explores the concept known as "memory care" which is becoming an important aspect of care in senior living environments. The course review dementia disorders, cognitive deficits and memory loss which require memory care. The course also lists methods for providing memory care in senior care settings.

Learning Objectives

1. Review dementia disorders 2. Review cognitive deficits and memory loss which require memory care 3. List methods for providing memory care in senior care settings

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.

This Course is Approved for the Following Professionals

Certified Case Managers Chaplains Dialysis Technicians Nurses Occupational Therapists Physical Therapists Social Workers Speech Therapists

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