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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Beyond COVID-19: Delivering Quality Care in a Pandemic (W21041)

Start Date: 4/14/2021 1:00 PM EDT
End Date: 4/30/2021 2:30 PM EDT

Venue Name: Web-Based Program

Location:
ME  United States 

Organization Name: Maine Health Care Association

Contact:
Karen Michaud, Director of Education
Email: kmichaud@mehca.org
Phone: 207.623.1146

Program Description
The impact of this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic has been overwhelming, to say the least. Much of the way we provide care to our residents, in long-term care communities, including how we balance safety and resident rights, is constantly changing and residents, families and staff have had to adjust to this "new normal" for an indefinite period. While some things may be out of our control, learning how to recognize the traumatic impact on residents, and respond in ways that promote their health and well-being, is essential to delivering quality care in times like these.

This webinar series will provide a framework for understanding the impact of the pandemic on residents and offer strategies for promoting residents' health and well-being. We will address four key aspects of care: (1) psychosocial well-being, (2) dementia care and validation techniques, (3) addressing distress through meaningful activities, and (4) understanding quality of life tags and protecting resident rights. For a detailed description of each session, you may refer to the Event Flyer
 
Date/Time 
This four-part webinar series will be hosted LIVE (via Zoom) beginning at 1:00PM on the following dates: April 14, 16, 28 & 30, 2021. Session will be anywhere from 60-90 minutes long. If you are new to Zoom, we recommend that you visit the Help Desk in advance to take advantage of their free tutorials.
 
How to Register 
To participate, you must Register Online. Once you complete the form, a confirmation will be sent to the email you provided. If you opt to request a check from your facility (vs. paying through PayPal), please use the confirmation email to invoice your facility. Payment is due at least one week prior to the event.  
 
Registration Fee
MHCA Members:  $129 (1st Registrant) ~ $119 (additional registrants from same facility)
Non-Members:  $199 (1st Registrant) ~ $189 (additional registrants from same facility) 

Certificate of Attendance
You can earn a Certificate for participating in this LIVE webcast.  Please refer to Participant Instruction for details about what's required. 

Zoom Link
About 10 days prior, MHCA will invite attendees to create a Zoom link for the meeting. Once complete, an email will follow with your link to join the webcast. Please do not share your link with others as it is unique to you and you cannot join the broadcast from more than one device.

Education Policies 
For information about refunds, certificates and more, you may use this link to view/print MHCA's Education Policies
 


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