Webinar Registration

See below for the current Virtual Training courses

with Piedmont Health Care Center

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Certification Course

2021 Webinar Schedule:

This is the required seminar for those pursuing certification who qualify as CDP/Certified Dementia Practitioner through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners or for those who just want to enhance their dementia education.

Continuing Educational Credit approved for:
  • Alabama Board of Nursing Home Administrators:  7.0 hrs
  • Alabama Board of Assisted Living Administrators: 7.0 hrs. Meets Cat II requirement for cognitive impairment/dementia education (7 hrs).
  • PHCC is an approved provider of contact hours by the Alabama Board of Nursing (7.5 hrs) (ABNP00377). Licensed nurses must present their cards in order to receive credit hours. 
  • Alabama Board of Social Worker's 7.0 hrs

Dates:

  • Feb 24

  • March 10

  • April 14

  • May 19

  • June 16

  • July 21

  • Aug 18

  • Sept 15

  • Oct 20

  • Nov 17

  • Dec 15

Time:

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CST

Cost:
Registration Information: The tuition is $125.00 per person.
This fee includes an electronic copy of the student notebook, and your individual key. You will receive confirmation of your registration once payment is received. PHS reserves the right to cancel seminars based on insufficient enrollment. Registrants who need to cancel must provide PHS with written notice no later than one week prior to the seminar date. Cancellations are refundable less a $50.00 administrative charge. Substitutions may NOT be made without prior written agreement. Continuing Education credits issued will be cancelled for non-payment of required fees.

Make Payment:

Make payment online or download brochure and mail in payment. See instructions in downloadable brochure:

Lunch and Learn Webinars

CEU Accreditation: These programs have been approved for:

  • 1.0 hours of CEU credits by the Alabama Board of Nursing Home Administrators.

  • 1.0 hours of CEs by the Alabama Assisted Living Administrators Board of Examiners.

  • 1.0 contact hours of continuing education by the Alabama Board of Nursing (ABNP00377).

  • SW/NCCAP – 1.0 contact hours approved.

Speaker:  Join Phronsie Owens, BS, RN, CADDCT, CDP as she conducts a series of Lunch and Learn webinars.  Click for her bio.

Senior Isolation: Loneliness & Depression During the time of Covid19 - The risks, symptoms and prevention

Date and time: May 26, 2021 • Noon to 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar. A link will be sent to the individual registrant prior to the event. 

 

Fee: $40/participant (Pre-Pay) • $65 within 2 days of event

Objectives:

  • To understand the risks of loneliness in long-term care or assisted living facilities.

  • To understand the statistics on loneliness in residents with dementia.

  • To understand the signs and symptoms of loneliness, depression and anxiety in the dementia resident.

  • To understand measures to lessen or prevent loneliness, depression, and anxiety in the dementia resident.

No Conflict Virtual Family Visits During the Time of Covid19

Date and time: June 8, 2021 • Noon to 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar. A link will be sent to the individual registrant prior to the event. 

 

Fee: $40/participant (Pre-Pay) • $65 within 2 days of event

Objectives:

  • To educate professionals in the healthcare setting.

  • To understand what a meaningful visit is during COVID 19.

  • To understand how to interact with your loved one using a tablet, computer, or phone.

  • To understand how to effectively communicate with a resident with dementia and vision and hearing loss.

Please BREATHE: Understanding "Behaviors" and Appropriate Interventions

Date and time: June 15, 2021 • Noon to 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar. A link will be sent to the individual registrant prior to the event. 

 

Fee: $40/participant (Pre-Pay) • $65 within 2 days of event

Objectives:

  • To educate professionals in the healthcare setting.

  • To understand the meaning behind "dementia behaviors".

  • To understand the reasons behind "dementia behaviors".

  • To understand unmet needs, basic needs, and how to respond appropriately.

Decreasing Hospitalizations/Readmissions from the Dementia Population

Date and time: June 22, 2021 • Noon to 1:00 pm

Zoom Webinar. A link will be sent to the individual registrant prior to the event. 

 

Fee: $40/participant (Pre-Pay) • $65 within 2 days of event

Objectives:

  • To educate professionals in the healthcare setting.

  • To understand common dementia facts in the U.S.    

  • To understand the three most common reasons for hospital admission/re-admission related to the dementia population.  

  • To understand three common techniques to decrease hospital admission/re-admission related to the dementia population.