Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Wednesday, April 17, 2019 8 am to 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    • 08:00 AM to 12:30 PM
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Location

Yukon-Kuskokwim Elder Home
1100 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel
AK
99559
United States

Cost Range

$40.00

Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Kim Jung, kjung@alzalaska.org, 907-746-3413

Credits

C.E. Credit for Nursing - Contact Hours: 4.00 [pending]

Description

The workshop teaches the fundamentals of dementia, as well as practical skills such as communication techniques, activities planning and best practices in de-escalating difficult behaviors. This training is specifically for direct care workers such as certified nursing assistants, workers in assisted living homes, personal care attendants, in-home workers, care coordinators and family caregivers.



Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation contact information: Carol, carol_eichert@ykhc.org or 907-543-6780
Contact information for instructor: Kim Jung, kjung@alzalaska.org or 907-746-3413