Upcoming Education

  Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities and Dementia

Join us as Ritabelle Fernandes, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, Department of Geriatric Medicine at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, discusses dementia in the DD/ID population. She will review a screening tool available to providers, discuss best practices for treatments and interventions, and share how to connect caregivers to evidence-based therapies, resources, and services.

Those attending the session will:

  1. Discuss the value of timely detection of dementia in DD/ID population
  2. Explore dementia workup and management in DD/ID population
  3. Identify models of community-based support and long term care for DD/ID persons with dementia

CEU:
Program is pending approval by National Association of Social Workers–Hawai`i Chapter for 1 Social Work continuing education contact hour.

Program is pending approval by the Oregon Nurses Association for approval to award 1.0 nursing contact hour. Oregon Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

There is no conflict of interest for any planner or presenter with this learning activity.

Cost:
$29 – HAH Members
$39 – Non-Members

Make checks out to HHERF and mail to:
Healthcare Association of Hawaii
707 Richards Street, PH2
Honolulu, HI 96813

Credit cards accepted are: Mastercard, Visa and Discover.

*Cancellations will be charged a processing fee. Email lhenning@hah.org to cancel your registration.

**NO REFUNDS for non-attendance.

 

2017 Joint Commission Education Program

Dates
Tuesday, November 28 and
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

8:00 a.m. — 4:30 p.m. both days

Location
Ala Moana Hotel
Garden Lanai Room
410 Atkinson Drive, Honolulu, HI  96814

Meals
Continental breakfast and lunch are provided on both days, and is included with registration.

Parking
Self-parking in the hotel garage is available and the cost is covered in your registration fee. However, we advise you NOT to use the valet parking, which costs $25 and is not covered by your registration. If the hotel parking garage becomes full, you might be able to find parking at the shopping mall next to the hotel.

Registration
Please complete the following fillable registration form found here and return by email, mail or fax by October 23, 2017. This allows time for the Joint Commission Resources to ship course materials to us.  For questions please contact Gail Coleman at gcoleman@hah.org or 521-8961.

Agenda
For an agenda and objectives covering both days, click here.

CEUs
Continuing education units are included in the registration. The following continuing education hours are being applied for: ACCME, ANCC, ACHE, and ACPE. Two days of attendance are required to receive CEUs, except for facilities personnel. Facilities personnel who attend the first full day may receive a certificate based on those hours only. It is up to the participant to submit the certificate to ASHE for CEU credit.

You must indicate that you want CEs on the sign in sheet in order to receive the credit.

Speaker Bios:

Laurel McCourt Bio

Lisa Hardesty Bio

 

 

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