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Medication Administration for HFA

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help home for the aged 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.
Tags: Direct Care, Health and Safety, HFA Licensing

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

Prevention and Containment of Communicable Diseases for HFA

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help home for the aged 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.
Tags: Direct Care, Health and Safety

Personal Care, Protection and Supervision for HFA

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help home for the aged 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.  Additional course content references licensing technical assistance manuals, emergency preparedness best practices and information on hyper and hypothermia.
Tags: Direct Care, Health and Safety, HFA Licensing

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

Safety and Fire Prevention for HFA

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 13, 2013
This course is designed to help home for the aged 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.
Tags: Direct Care, HFA Fire Safety, Health and Safety

Hospice Eligibility and Benefits

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 16, 2013
This course provides an overview of hospice, who is eligible as well as services provided.
30 to 60 Minutes Purchase Subscription
Tags: Health and Safety, New Courses

Driving Safety

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 16, 2013
This course will provide information for keeping both driver and vehicle in good condition. It includes defensive driving techniques, the hazards of distracted driving as well as driving in inclement weather and more.
30 to 60 Minutes Purchase Subscription
Tags: Health and Safety, New Courses

Van Safety (12 and 15 Passenger)

Posted by SuperUser Account on September 16, 2013
This course will highlight the differences between a car and a 12- to 15-passenger van. This course will include additional braking distance, maneuvering a van including backing up as well as the use of mirrors and turn signals, preventing rollover and more.
30 to 60 Minutes Purchase Subscription
Tags: Health and Safety, New Courses

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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