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Training 101 for AFC (Family Homes)

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
MALA provides a solution to tackle your training needs. MALA is proud to announce Training 101, a training series for your new hires and those needing refresher training. Training 101 will provide new employees with fundamental training needed to prepare them for effective on-the-job training.

Topics include:
  • Medication Administration for AFC
  • Prevention and Containment of Communicable Diseases for AFC
  • Reporting Requirements for AFC
  • Resident Rights for AFC Family Homes
  • Personal Care, Protection and Supervision for AFC Homes
  • Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Family Homes
Tags: Series, Direct Care, AFC CEU

Training 101 for AFC (Large Group Homes)

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
MALA provides a solution to tackle your training needs. MALA is proud to announce Training 101, a training series for your new hires and those needing refresher training. Training 101 will provide new employees with the fundamental training needed to prepare them for effective on-the-job training.

Topics include:
  • Medication Administration for AFC
  • Prevention and Containment of Communicable Diseases for AFC
  • Reporting Requirements for AFC
  • Resident Rights for AFC Small and Large Homes
  • Personal Care, Protection and Supervision for AFC Homes
  • Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Large Group Homes
Tags: Series, Direct Care, AFC CEU

Medication Administration for AFC

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet minimum standards related to medication training.  The course provides an overview of licensing requirements related to medication administration as well as the proper handling of medications during medication administration.  It incorporates the six rights of medication passing; proper hand washing; how to properly measure liquids; how to properly apply transdermal patches;and how to properly handle and administer insulin, nasal sprays, inhalers and nebulizers.
1 to 3 hours 3 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, Health and Safety

Prevention and Containment of Communicable Diseases for AFC

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet minimum standards related to the prevention and containment of communicable diseases.  The course includes the identification of situations where risk of exposure to blood-borne pathogens exists, methods of sanitization, universal precautions, correct hand-washing procedure, prevention of needle sticks, handling laundry, safe kitchen practices and more.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, Health and Safety

Reporting Requirements for AFC

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet minimum standards related to reporting requirements. The course discusses reporting procedures regarding incidents, accidents, illnesses, absences and death.   In addition, this course provides the definition of abuse, neglect, exploitation and mandatory reporters.   It also discusses the required elements of an incident report as well as best practices for completing incident reports.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, AFC Licensing

Resident Rights for AFC Family Homes

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to resident rights.  The course provides an introduction to resident rights found in the Michigan AFC Licensing Rules. Additional course content will reference the AFC licensing technical assistance manual. It is also important to note that this course will review the resident rights under the Adult Foster Care Facility Licensing Act (Public Act 218). It does not include information about rights and protections under the Mental Health Code and Social Welfare Act.
1 hour 1 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU

Resident Rights for AFC Small and Large Homes

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to resident rights.  The course provides an introduction to resident rights found in the Michigan AFC Licensing Rules. Additional course content will reference the AFC licensing technical assistance manual. It is also important to note that this course will review the resident rights under the Adult Foster Care Facility Licensing Act (Public Act 218). It does not include information about rights and protections under the Mental Health Code and Social Welfare Act.
1 hour 1 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU

Personal Care, Protection and Supervision for AFC Homes

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to personal care, protection and supervision.  The course provides an overview of important licensing rules related to personal care, protection and supervision for family group homes as well as small and large group homes.  Additional course content will reference licensing technical assistance manuals, emergency preparedness best practices as developed by the AFC Council, information on hyper and hypothermia as well as the AFC Facility Licensing Act, Public Act 218 of 1979.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, Health and Safety, AFC Licensing

Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Family Homes

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to safety and fire prevention.  The course provides an overview of important licensing rules related to safety and fire prevention.  It includes information about kitchen fire safety, grill use, microwaves, washers and dryers.  The course will also include information on how to meet the special needs of residents and how to prevent and respond to fires.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, AFC Fire Safety, Health and Safety

Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Small Group Homes (6 or Less)

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to safety and fire prevention.  The course provides an overview of important licensing rules related to safety and fire prevention.  It includes information about kitchen fire safety, grill use, microwaves, washers and dryers.  The course will also include information on how to meet the special needs of residents and how to prevent and respond to fires.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, AFC Fire Safety, Health and Safety

Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Small Group Homes (7 to 12)

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to safety and fire prevention.  The course provides an overview of important licensing rules related to safety and fire prevention.  It includes information about kitchen fire safety, grill use, microwaves, washers and dryers.  The course will also include information on how to meet the special needs of residents and how to prevent and respond to fires.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, AFC Fire Safety, Health and Safety

Safety and Fire Prevention for AFC Large Group Homes

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help adult foster care employees meet training requirements related to safety and fire prevention.  The course provides an overview of important licensing rules related to safety and fire prevention.  It includes information about kitchen fire safety, grill use, microwaves, washers and dryers.  The course will also include information on how to meet the special needs of residents and how to prevent and respond to fires.
1 to 2 hours 2 AFC CEUs Non-Member Subscription
Tags: Direct Care, AFC CEU, AFC Fire Safety, Health and Safety

Care of the Actively Dying Resident

Posted by SuperUser Account on July 11, 2014
This educational activity is designed for healthcare professionals who provide quality care to residents at the end of life. Depending on cultural and or religious beliefs, death can have different meanings which could impact the interventions of providing for the dying resident and/or their family members. This one-hour educational activity will increase awareness of resident choice and treatment, as well as provide long-term care professionals information and tools on signs and symptoms of approaching death, The Five Tasks, and the psychosocial needs of the resident and their family or loved ones.
1 hour 1 AFC CEUs Purchase Subscription
Tags: New Courses, New CEU Course, Direct Care, Health and Safety, AFC CEU
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