This course will discuss methods for interdisciplinary team collaboration for improving functional abilities in individuals with dementia for greater levels of success during mobility dual-tasking activities, meal times and dining, and across the IADL, ADL and late loss ADL continuation. This course is directly related to the practice of physical therapy and is therefore appropriate for the PT and PTA.
Course created on October 7, 2016
Course Type: Recorded Webinar, Text/Transcript
CEUs/Hours Offered: AK/2.0; AL/2.0; AR/2.0; AZ/2.0; CA/2.0; CO/2.0; CT/2.0; DE/2.0; FL/2.0; GA/2.0; HI/2.0; IA/2.0; IACET/0.2; ID/2.0; IL/2.0; IN/2.0; KS/2.0; KY/2.0 Category 2; MA/2.0; ME/2.0; MI/2.0; MO/2.0; MS/2.0; MT/2.0; NC/2.0; ND/2.0; NE/2.0; NH/2.0; NY/2.0; OR/2.0; PA/2.0; RI/2.0; SC/2.0; SD/2.0; TN/2.0; TX/2.0; UT/2.0; VA/2.0; VT/2.0; WA/2.0; WI/2.0; WY/2.0
- The participant will be able to describe at least two methods for identification of functional changes in residents which are present secondary to dementia disease process.
- The participant will be able to identify at least two single and dual task activities for determining which is most appropriate for their patients.
- The participant will be able to list at least three current evidenced based interventions for improved functional communication, meal time success, ADL functions and mobility tasks.
- The participant will be able to outline at least two cohesive functional maintenance programs to promote carryover of newly learned skills across caregivers.
|0-5 Minutes||Background and review of learner outcomes|
|5-15 Minutes||Interdisciplinary team roles and responsibilities|
|15-50 Minutes||Dementia Differential Dx and Severity Overview|
|50-90 Minutes||Regulatory Overview and Coding Case Studies|
|90-115 Minutes||Assessment and Intervention|
|115-120 Minutes||Q and A, summary|
MS, CCC-SLP, RAC-CT
Renee currently serves as Director of Clinical Education for Encore Rehabilitation where she provides education for interdisciplinary team members related to clinical programming, Medicare regulations, documentation requirements, and evidenced based practice patterns. She maintains certification as a resident assessment coordinator (RAC-CT) from the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC). She is an active member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association currently serving as Editor of Perspectives on Gerontology and acting as a member of ASHA’s Healthcare and Economics Committee. Additionally, she is a member of community faculty for the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, serves as an Ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Association of America, and acts as Vice President of Healthcare for the Kentucky Speech Language Hearing Association.
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