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OkDCN ECHO – Age Friendly Nursing Home Series 5 (Wednesdays)

  • Categories: Echo, Health Professionals, Senior Health Care

About This Event

  • Event Type:Educational Group

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.

ECHO Series 5

Session 1: Maintaining and Improving Mobility for Dementia

Bobbette Miller, DPT, NCS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Co-Director, PT Clinical Educations

  • Wednesday, August 17, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, August 18, 10:30 am

Session 2: Social & Romantic Relationships in Dementia Residents
Kimberly Cassie, PhD, MSSW, MA
Researcher & Educator, Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work

  • Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, August 25, 2022, 10:30 am

Session 3: Improving ADLs with RT, OT, and PT
Lisa Milhan, OTR/L, CHT, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

  • Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, September 1, 2022, 10:30 am

Session 4: Reducing ED visits and Hospitalizations: Working with Discharge Planners
Teri Round, MS, BSN, RN, NE-BC, Executive Director, Case Management Clinical
Operations, HIPAA Officer, Assistant Director, Reynolds Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, Fran and Earl Ziegler OU College of Nursing

  • Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, September 8, 2022, 10:30 am

Session 5: Hospice Care, Death & Dying
Crystal Stewart, BSN, RN, ACD Health Institute, Tulsa Tech, Hospice Services

  • Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, September 15, 2022, 10:30 am

Session 6: Dementia & Diabetes
Lee Jennings, MD, MSHS Section Chief, Geriatric Medicine, OU College of Medicine

  • Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Thursday, September 22, 2022, 10:30 am
  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: Online
Event Coordinator
Oklahoma Dementia Care Network Phone: (580) 320-5812