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Online Course: Dementia Capable Care: Dementia Therapy Applications

Online Course: Dementia Capable Care: Dementia Therapy Applications

Online Course: Dementia Capable Care: Dementia Therapy Applications

Code: ONLN0003
Our Price: $235.00 USD
Description

 

This online learning experience for therapists allows you to build your skills, earn CEUs, improve the lives of individuals in your care, and make a positive impact at your organization. Build on the one-day Foundation Course by taking a deeper dive into therapy-specific information relative to assessment, care approaches, documentation, and maintenance programs.

 

Master the Material at Your Pace and on Your Schedule
The user-friendly multimedia environment helps maximize your comprehension through active learning that includes real-life case studies and simulations, video clips, audio snips, and research-based material. You’ll complete practical assignments from therapists who understand your challenges and receive extensive handouts ($75 value) to help implement Dementia Capable Care at your facility.

 

Benefits of Online Training
Dementia Therapy Applications Online focuses on problem solving and care approaches. Benefits of this unique online training include:

  • Minimize your time away from your work environment.
  • Enhance your critical thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Improve resident outcomes, achieve higher revenue, and maximize reimbursement.
  • Receive additional FREE resources you can use every day, including:
    • Modified treatment approaches for communication and swallowing disorders.
    • Excerpts from Medicare Policy Manual.
    • CPT code considerations.
    • Other treatment diagnosis considerations (including ICD-9 codes).
    • Sample documentation codes.
    • Sample documentation language including speech goal examples.
    • Sample maintenance programs.

Course Content Includes:

  • Review of Foundation information
  • Treatment Path Formula
  • Influence of Can do, Will do, and May do factors
  • Cognitive Disabilities Model and Assessments
  • Allen Level Modes
  • In-depth examination of Allen levels
  • Strategies to apply information to goal setting and treatment planning
  • Keys to successful reimbursement
  • Understanding of regulations
  • Documentation
  • Coding
  • Maintenance Programs
  • OBRA and Joint Commission standards and regulations
  • Tips for successful implementation within organizational structure

Course brochure. [PDF]