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Category Archives: Staff Turnover Reduction

LPN License Renewal

Missouri LPN licenses expire May 31, 2014.  For more information, please visit the Missouri Division of Professional Registration at http://pr.mo.gov/nursing.asp.

National Nursing Home Week ®

May 11 – 17, 2014:  Living the Aloha Spirit – Celebrate with a Hawaiian Theme

The American Health Care Association has announced the theme Living the Aloha Spirit for National Nursing Home Week 2014.  To learn more, please visit www.nnhw.org.

End-of-Life Care Manual: Online Questionnaire

A committee has formed to revise and improve the manual titled “Guidelines for End-of-Life Care in Long-Term Care Facilities.”  The current manual is available at http://health.mo.gov/seniors/nursinghomes/lawsregs.php.

The committee values your input!  Would you help to improve this manual by taking a minute to complete a short online questionnaire?  Please visit www.surveymonkey.com/s/MOEOLC.

If you have any questions, please contact Rita Summers, Missouri Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, at rita.summers@health.mo.gov or 573-751-6335.

MU Leadership Development Academy for Nurse Leaders and Nursing Home Administrators in Long Term Care – April 2014

A Certificate Program offered by the University of Missouri to strengthen the RN-NHA Leadership Connection for Better Outcomes in Long-Term Care

April 2014 – October 2014:  Kansas City and Springfield

The next MU Leadership Development Academy for Nurse Leaders and Nursing Home Administrators in Long Term Care starts in April.  Long-term care can be challenging, but the Academy will help you better manage daily crises and get the most out of your employees, all while earning over 40 hours of CE credit.  The Academy has been proven to increase leadership skills and improve confidence, which will help to create a working environment that encourages teamwork and quality improvement.  Registration is open – please visit http://nursingoutreach.missouri.edu.

MU Infection Control Train-the-Trainer Workshop for RNs in Long-Term Care

MU Infection Control Train-the-Trainer Workshop for RNs in Long-Term Care

Provided by the University of Missouri in cooperation with DHSS

March 4, 2014:  You are invited to send a RN to a complimentary train-the-trainer workshop!  Please view the flyer here: MU Infection Control Complimentary Train the Trainer Workshop March 4, 2014, or visit http://nursingoutreach.missouri.edu/infectioncontoltraining.aspx.

REGISTER HERE