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Become a DEMENTIA BEST PRACTICE FACILITY

On-Site Training and Program Development
Hospitals, Doctors Offices, Nursing Facilities
 
DEMENTIA BEST PRACTICE FACILITY training:
 
 
Cost:  Contact CDT for pricing

 

 

Responsibilities of contracting facility:

 

 

 

    • cost of instructor(s) speaking fees and expenses including travel, accommodations, meals
    • scheduling
    • payment of all expenses related to event including cost of printing handout materials
    • provide podium, screen, projector and speakers for audio

 

Responsibilities of CDT Instructors:

 

 

 

    • high quality preparation and delivery of services with powerpoint presentation
    • demonstrate knowledge and experience with the information presented
    • achieve results demonstrated by therapists/nurses ability to begin utilizing the information presented the next day
    • provide the knowledge necessary to improve patient care
    • administer testing to all participants to ensure the desired level of knowledge has been obtained

 

Participants will be able to (specific to needs of setting):

 

 

 

- Distinguish normal aging vs. dementia

 

- Identify memory models related to dementia

 

- Deliver dementia evidence-based intervention

 

- Screen, evaluate and 'stage' the patients

 

- Write appropriate goals for dementia functional outcomes

 

- Learn evidence-based interventions for patient management

 

- Write Functional Maintenance Plans

 

- UnderstandMedicare regulations guiding reimbursement

 

Dysphagia:

 

An extra 1 to 2 hour time provision can be made for SLP's, OT's and nurses to be provided with specific information regarding dysphagia with dementia. 
Let us know if you would like to include this topic.

 

 

 

For more information, or to schedule a training at your facility, please contact us through our website.