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Dementia Care Topic of Healthcare Provider Training at St. Anthony

Thursday, 23 August 2012

To accommodate greater participation among direct caregivers, the program will be presented in a repeated session Thursday, August 30 at 8:00 am – noon. Registration will begin 30 minutes prior to each session.

The program will be held in the St. Anthony Education Center, located on the fourth floor of the Surgery Building on the northwest corner of the St. Anthony campus. Convenient parking is available in the garage on the lower levels of the Education Center.

This program is designed for healthcare providers responsible for the care and support for people with dementia. Participants will learn the symptoms and course of Alzheimer’s disease, along with the changes that happen to thinking skills as dementia progresses. The course discussion will provide insight into how cognitive changes impact behavior, and how to understand behavior as communication.

Faculty will be Emily J. Garber, Director of Education, Alzheimer's Association – Big Sioux Chapter, Sioux City, Iowa.

Nurses will be awarded .4 CEUs upon completion of the course.
Enrollment fee is $30.00 per student.

For more information or to register, contact Education Services, St. Anthony Regional Hospital at 712-794-5243 or online at www.education@stanthonyhospital.org. Please include your name, selected session, contact information and email for registration confirmation.

 




St. Anthony Regional Hospital & Nursing Home
311 S. Clark
Carroll, IA 51401