The Care of Co-Morbid Conditions Chronicled with an Emphasis on Alzheimer’s Disease
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 9:00am-1:00pm
KershawHealth Hospital Classroom, Camden, SC
Macie P. Smith, Ed.D, LBSW, C-SWCM, SW-G
KershawHealth Hospital Classroom
1315 Roberts Street
Camden, SC 29020
TARGET AUDIENCE: All Healthcare Professionals
LEARNING OUTCOME: This program will provide an overview of Alzheimer’s and dementia and the supportive services available to the individuals living with these conditions. The program will define Alzheimer’s and dementia including the difference between the two conditions. The program will also review criteria for receiving Palliative Care and discuss how to determine if and when an individual is ready for Palliative Care. At the end of the program, the learner will be better equipped to offer supportive services to individuals living with progressive forms of dementia.
AHEC: This program is approved for 0.35 CEU’s (3.5 clock hours) of continuing education by Mid-Carolina AHEC and meets the SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.
COUNSELORS & THERAPISTS: This program has been pre-approved for 3.5 hours of continuing education by SC AHEC under its accreditation by the SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
LONG TERM CARE ADMINISTRATORS: This program is approved by the South Carolina Board of Long Term Care Administrators for 3.0 hours. (Approval #2018117).
NURSING: Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This nursing continuing education activity approval #1510-040-PR-281 has been approved for 3.5 hours.
RESPIRATORY CARE PRACTITIONERS: 3.5 clock hours will be awarded by Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc., an approved provider of continuing education for respiratory care practitioners by the SC Board of Medical Examiners.
SOCIAL WORKERS: This program has been approved by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners for 3.5 clock hours of social work continuing education.
Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to receive a certificate of attendance.
No partial credit will be given.
REGISTRATION FEE: $60.00
Fee waived for Hospital Consortium member when registered through Staff Development Director.
You may register online using PayPal at www.midcarolinaahec.org or make check payable to:
Mid-Carolina AHEC, Inc.
P.O. Box 2049
Lancaster, SC 29721
Phone: 803-286-4121-Fax: 803-286-4165
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 27, 2018 or until classroom capacity is reached.
INSTRUCTOR: Macie P. Smith, Ed.D, LBSW, C0SWCM, SW-G
Registrations are accepted until class is filled. Registration assures placement, materials and notification if class is canceled. Registration is not complete until money is received along with the registration form. Written cancellation received two (2) weeks prior to the program date will result in a 50% refund. Cancellations received later than two weeks prior to the program, or failure to attend the program, are not refundable.