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OkDCN ECHO – Age-Friendly Nursing Home Series 7 (Thursday)

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

About This Event

  • Event Type:Seminar
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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.

Sessions

Register For the Wednesday Session Register For the Thursday Session
Signing up for any class will sign you up for the entire series.

Session 1: Social Work Role in LTC
Kim Cassie, PhD, MSSW, MA, Researcher & Educator, Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work

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

Session 2: Wound Care
Diana Sturdevant, PhD, BCNS-BC, APRN, CWS, Assistant Professor of Research and Program, Director of Long-Term Care Quality Improvement Projects. Its also University of Oklahoma, College of Nursing.

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

Session 3: Professional & Family Caregivers Resources
Devon Murray, MBA, BA, Education Director, Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative, OUHSC

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

Session 4: Dietary Measures to Prevent Weight Loss in
Dementia Residents

Rachel Hand, PA-C, MPAS Associate, Reynolds Section of Geriatric Medicine

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

Session 5: Role of the Restorative Aide & Guidelines in LTC
Carrie Ciro, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA Elam-Plowman Chair of Rehabilitation Science Assoc. Professor, Occupational Therapy Senior Assoc. Dean, OU College of Allied Health

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

Session 6: Parkinson Disease Psychosis
Flora Y. Bessey, PharmD, BCGP Senior Medical Science Liaison for Acadia Pharmaceuticals

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

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Registration
  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: Signing up for any class will sign you up for the entire series.