Virtual Full Lives Training Series - Assisted Living Licensing 101 for Care Coordinators

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Software
Zoom
Contact Person
AKTC Support
Support Phone
(907) 264-6244
Support Email
support@aktclms.org
Support Website
www.zoom.us
Cost Range
$20.00

Host And Instructor

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Host
Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor
Nate Allen and Julia Greenfield

Credits

Contact Hours: 2.00

Training Overview Description

This presentation is intended to provide care coordinators with a better understanding of the residential licensing program and how they are involved. This will include the licensing program’s mission statement and current statistics for licensed homes.

Participants will receive an overview of the inspection and investigation process. This will include an explanation of the most common violations observed in homes and what kind of enforcement actions the program can take. Resident rights including a discussion of Senior and Disability Services requirements for certified homes and how these may differ from licensing requirements. Further, we will briefly review how care coordinators are involved in other specific assisted living licensing processes such as the general variance process, plans of care/assisted living plans, health services reviews, physicians statement, quarterly reviews and updates, service contracts, notification requirements, comfort care/DNR/health care directives, money management, medication management, and requirements regarding animals, toxic plants, and firearms.

Care coordinators will receive tips for how they can partner with licensing to help with investigations in order to better safeguard vulnerable adults. Finally, participants will be provided information on where care coordinators can learn more about licensing regulations

Event-specific Details

Training Event Specific field

This training is being offered through Zoom software only. There is no in-person site available.

Need help? Please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244, if you need assistance.

Care Coordinators. SDS will accept the certificate of Attendance for individual classes, either live webinar session or recorded session, for care coordinator Continuing Education Hours. (including the ones the CC will use for recertification training – see below)

For SDS care coordinator re-certification training, the recertifying care coordinator must:

  • Complete 8 different sessions (either in webinar or recording – complete sessions by June 30)
  • Answer all three questions on the survey after each session.
  • Receive a certificate of attendance for each session completed.
  • Gather all 8 certificates of attendance,
  • And, attach them to one email to SDSTraining@alaska.gov
  • Deadline for submission - July 31 2020.

SDS Training will email the recertifying care coordinator a SDS certificate of training completion for care coordinator recertification.

Web-Conference Information. This training will be delivered as a live, interactive web-conference using Zoom. You must prepare for the webinar prior to the day of the training. The Zoom link is available in the AKTC e-Learning Portal after your registration and payment are processed. You must be logged into Zoom and prepared with a camera and microphone (or a headset) prior to the start of training.

AKTC E-Learning Portal. Training Materials, Zoom Link, Training Evaluation, and Certificate of Completion. All participants are encouraged to access the AKTC e-Learning Portal, https://ttclms.remote-learner.net, in order to review training materials, access the Zoom link prior to the training, access the training evaluation and Certificate of Completion. The e-Learning Portal is only available after completing your registration and payment. Please allow 15 minutes for the system to update payment information before accessing the e-Learning Portal.

After the training, use the e-Learning Portal to complete the training evaluation and retrieve a completion certificate.

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Registration Information

Using Zoom. Zoom can be used on a PC or Mac, laptop, IPad, tablet or smart phone and requires an Internet connection, a microphone and a camera (most devices have a built-in mic and camera). For more information about Zoom or to download the software, go to https://zoom.us.

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To view a video on how to join a meeting go to: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting. If using your smartphone to join the meeting please see detailed instructions in the e-Learning Portal.

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