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OkDCN ECHO – Age-Friendly Nursing Home Series 10 (Thursday)

  • Categories: Echo, Health Professionals, Oklahoma Dementia Care Network, Senior Health Care

About This Event

  • Event Type:Seminar

What is Project ECHO?

A collaborative model of medical education for health professionals that empowers nursing home team members, especially in rural communities, to provide specialty geriatric care to more people.

The format of an ECHO is a virtual case presentation presented by a community provider followed by a 15-minute didactic presented by an ECHO Hub Team. There is no cost to join an ECHO session. FREE CEUs for Nursing Home Administrators. Signing up for any class will sign you up for the entire series.


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ECHO Series 10

Session 1: Customer Service: Best Practices
Diana Sturdevant, PhD., BCNS-BC, APRN, CWS, Asst. Professor of Research, Fran & Earl Ziegler College of Nursing, OUHSC

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, October 12, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

Session 2: Younger Residents with Dementia: History of Abuses
Jeffery Dismukes, Exec Director, Depression & Bi-Polar Support Alliance of Oklahoma

  • Wednesday, October 18, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, October 19, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

Session 3: Med Pass Ethics: Appropriate Meds, Signs & Symptoms
Rebecca Knight, D. Ph., Consultant Pharmacist, Pharmcare, USA

  • Wednesday, October 25, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, October 26, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

Session 4: Dietary: Overeating & Depression, Effects of Meds on appetite, better choices
Michelle Saari, MS, RD, BS, BHNS, Long-Term Care RD, website

  • Wednesday, November 1, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, November 2, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

Session 5: Activities for Different Levels of Dementia Residents
Sadie Kubicek, AD, SSD, Life Enhancement Director, Bridges Health

  • Wednesday, August 8, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, August 9, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

Session 6: Behaviors with Dementia: Dressing, Bathing, & ADL’s
Andrea Golden-Pogue, RN, MSN, ACTE-PLSP Fellow, Oklahoma University, Health Science Center

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 10:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, November 16, 2023, 10:30 a.m.

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  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: Signing up for any class will sign you up for the entire series.
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Oklahoma Dementia Care Network Phone: (580) 320-5812