Washington Update 2019 (LTC 2019)

Recommended for all Healthcare Professionals

Participants may be eligible to receive up to 1.0 continuing education units based on completion of webinar.


This October, we will live-stream our long-term care conference as webinars for distant viewing. This year we will only be offering seven webinars. On Monday, October 7th, we will offer THREE webinars on palliative care presented by End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) faculty, Betty Ferrell and Pam Malloy. On Tuesday, October 8th,we will offer FOUR webinars that will cover operational, advocacy and trending long-term care issues, such as dementia and ageism.

Participants may be eligible to receive continuing education units (CEUS) based on webinar completion. Each webinar overview lists the up-to-date credit information for Administrators, Nurses, Social Workers, Dietitians, Recreational Therapists, and Catholic Chaplains.

Please note that the webinars are completely automated. Every requirement for continuing education is online within the webinar product. Every registrant seeking CEUs must have their own account in our learning management system (Elevate) to access the webinar. Registrants seeking CEUs will also be asked to pass a post-test to verify attendance and complete an evaluation. Certificates of attendance can be claimed online and printed after all requirements have been completed.

Time, Topic, Speaker

Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 11:15 am ET, 60 mins

Washington Update 2019 (LTC 2019)

Topic #

Webinar Description

This session will describe how the federal government and others are working to reform the continuum of long-term care services and supports and strategies for long-term care in the face of these efforts.

Julie Trocchio, RN, BSN, MS Senior Director, Community Benefit and Continuing Care, Catholic Healthcare Association (CHA)

Julie Trocchio is senior director of community benefit and continuing care for the Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA). She coordinates CHA activities related to planning and reporting community benefits and leads CHA advocacy on the charitable purpose of not-for-profit health care. She also coordinates CHA programs and advocacy related to the well-being of aged and chronically ill persons in need of long-term care and home community-based services. She is co-author of CHA’s Social Accountability Budget and Guide for Planning and Reporting Community Benefit and CHA/AAHSA's Social Accountability Program: Continuing the Community Benefit Tradition of Not for Profit Homes and Services for the Aging. Prior to joining CHA, Julie was director of standards and quality for the American Health Care Association. She has held nursing positions in acute care, long-term care, public health and school health programs. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Georgetown University and a master’s degree in community health nursing from the University of Maryland.

Credit Information

To obtain continuing education credit, participants must watch the live webinar in full, pass a post-test to verify attendance, and complete an evaluation.

No partial credit is to be given if any time is missed during an individual webinar being streamed from the conference, "Integrating Palliative Care in Continuum of Care Operations." Extenuating circumstances may be considered by discussing the reasoning behind missing the time and determining if credits can be offered an alternative way.

Administrators (NAB)

This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1.00 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS. Approval #20201007-1.00-A56444-DL.

 

Catholic Chaplains

The National Association of Catholic Chaplains has approved this program for a total of 1.0 Continuing Education Hours.

 

Dietitians (Registered)

This educational program has been approved for 11.0 Continuing Professional Education Hours by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Activity #148694. Learning Need Code (s) # 5390 7100 5100 5460 Performance Indictor(s) # 2.1.1, 8.2.3, 12.2.3, 6.1.2

This webinar is part of the program “Integrating Palliative Care in Continuum of Care Operations.” People who complete this webinar in full will receive 1.0 Contact Hours.

 

New York State Social Workers

Avila Institute of Gerontology, Inc., SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0265.

Nurses

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Approved Contact Hour(s): 11.0 Program Code #: 002-153-070919.

This webinar is part of the program “Integrating Palliative Care in Continuum of Care Operations.” People who complete this webinar in full will receive 1.0 contact hours.

 

Recreation Therapists

The American Therapeutic Recreation Association has reviewed and pre-approved this workshop for up to 1.1 CEUs. ATRA awarded Category B CEUs are not automatically accepted for credit by NCTRC or other professional credentialing organizations. Individual CTRS’s may submit the CEUs to NCTRC for consideration in their individual recertification process. Statistically, 85% of pre-approved ATRA CEU credits are also approved by NCTRC. Workshop # 191008NY

This webinar is part of the program “Integrating Palliative Care in Continuum of Care Operations.” People who complete this webinar in full will receive 0.1 CEUs.


Dates(s) Title Type
October 8, 2019 Exploring Ageism: Are We Guilty Too? (LTC 2019) 1.0 hrs Live Webinar
October 8, 2019 Theoretical Models and Modalities Utilized in Dementia Care (LTC 2019) 1.0 hrs Live Webinar
October 8, 2019 Legal and Regulatory Updates: The Changing Post-Acute Care Landscape (LTC 2019) 2.0 hrs Live Webinar
October 7, 2019 Spiritual, Religious and Existential Aspects of Care (LTC 2019) 1.0 hrs Live Webinar
October 7, 2019 Psychological and Psychiatric Aspects of Care (LTC 2019) 1.0 hrs Live Webinar
October 7, 2019 Structures and Processes of Care (LTC 2019) 1.0 hrs Live Webinar

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