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October is National Residents’ Rights Month

The theme for Residents’ Rights Month 2014 is, “Better Staffing: The Key to Better Care” with the goal of encouraging residents and others to be educated about staffing and long-term care.  Each year, the Consumer Voice develops a packet to help you plan your Residents’ Rights events.  The packet is completely downloadable and features ready-to-use items, including promotional materials, activities to celebrate Residents’ Rights Month, training tools and resources.  Visit www.theconsumervoice.org/events/residents-rights-month-2014.

 

Missouri League for Nursing One-Day Workshops

Management of Depression in a Long-Term Continuum
October 15, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.
November 5, 2014:  Kirksville, Mo.

Mental Health First Aid in the Long-Term Care Setting
October 21, 2014:  Macon, Mo.
October 22, 2014:  Jefferson City, Mo.
November 5, 2014:  Poplar Bluff, Mo.
November 6, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.

Developing a Safety Culture in Long-Term Care
November 13, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.

Visit www.mlnmonursing.org/One-Day%20Workshops for more information and to register.

 

Missouri League for Nursing FallFest

October 21 – 22, 2014:  Kansas City, Mo.
October 23 – 24, 2014:  St. Louis, Mo.
November 13 – 14, 2014:  Columbia, Mo.
Visit www.mlnmonursing.org/One-Day%20Workshops for more information and to register.

 

The Pivotal Role of Nurses in Assuring Quality and Person-Directed Care

This webinar series introduces evidence-based framework including person-directed care principles targeting current issues for residents living with dementia.

October 21, 2014: Preventing Hospitalizations of Nursing Home Residents-Focus on the role of the Nurse
November 20, 2014: Eliminating the Use of Antipsychotic Medications- It Can’t BE Done Without Professional Nurses
December 11, 2014: Teamwork: Nurses and Nursing Assistants Working Together to Provide Person-Centered Care

Please visit www.pioneernetwork.net/Events/HotTopics for more information about this webinar series.

 

Social Service Designee Training Course

November 3 – 7, 2014:  Jefferson City, Mo.
View the brochure at MANHA – Social Service Designee
Visit the Missouri Association of Nursing Home Administrators (MANHA) at www.mlnha.org.

RAI Process & Medicare from Start to Finish Workshops

November 12, 2014:  Medicare from Start to Finish Please visit the Missouri League for Nursing at www.mlnmonursing.org/MDS.

MU Leadership Development Academy

November 2014 – May 2015
A professional development program for Nurse Leaders and Nursing Home Administrators in Long Term Care offered over a 7-month period.
View the brochure at MU Leadership Development or visit http://www.nursingoutreach.missouri.edu/lda.aspx for more information.