2018/2019 Caring Companion LNA Series-May

TOPIC: The Aide’s Role in Understanding Legal Issues for the Nurse Assistant Speaker: Cindy Morgan, RN, MSN, CHC, CHPN Description: No health care provider is immune from the potential for legal issues. When providing care for patients it must be done in a legal and ethical manner. This presentation will list ethical principles we should consider when delivering care as well as the more common allegations such as negligence, assault & battery and abuse that Nurse Aides should understand. Increased knowledge promotes adherence to standards of care and compliance with regulations & your agency’s policies and procedures.

Listening, Language and the Power of Truth-Telling

SAVE THE DATE for this Vermont Ethics Network presentation In partnership with the Palliative Care & Pain Management Task Force. It will take place from 8 a.m.— 4 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton (formerly…

New England Home Care & Hospice Trade Show

The New England Home Care & Hospice Conference and Trade Show is the region’s premier event for home care and hospice agencies. It’s hosted by the six New England state home care associations, which collectively represent nearly 400 organizations. This coming year, the conference will be held at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in Falmouth, MA from June 5 - 7, 2019. The conference is designed for senior and mid-level administrative and clinical staff. The conference features multiple keynote sessions, workshops, and intensive programs. Topics are designed to meet the needs of all agencies, including Medicare-certified, private duty, and hospices. The trade show is the largest home health and hospice expo in the Northeast.

Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy

OASIS data collection continues to evolve! This workshop provides instruction on the significant changes implemented with OASIS-D January 1, 2019 based on the most current CMS guidance available.  This…

2018/2019 Caring Companion LNA Series-June

TOPIC: The Aide’s Role in Understanding CVAs Speaker: Jane Garrett, RN, BSN, MHSA Description: In this webinar, it will be discussed how 80% of all strokes can be prevented with healthy behaviors, long term effects of a stroke may be minimized with immediate treatment and more people are surviving and beating stroke.
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