JUNE 25, 2014 | CIDER HILL FAMILY ORCHARD - EVENT BARN, KANSAS CITY, KS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 15, 2014
from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM EST
Cider Hill Family Orchard
3341 N. 139 Street
Kansas City, KS 66109
Marilyn Oelfke, one of the early nurse pioneers in Culture Change, will share strategies and processes that she developed in her own practice at Perham Care in Perham, MN, where she oversaw the transformation from institution to households. Perham has become a national example of the power of households on quality care. Read her article in “Culture Change Now, Special Household Model Edition,” available in the Action Pact web store. www.actionpact.com
Sleeping, waking, bathing -- we want to live according to our own daily life rhythms.
This workshop is designed for nurses who believe that residents should be able to continue to direct their own lives while living in a nursing home. Changing nursing systems from the traditional nursing home model to a resident-directed model benefits not only residents, but also the people that provide care.
To prepare nurses to be effective leaders in a Culture Change community
At the conclusion of the workshop, participants should be able to:
Discuss the evolution of nursing homes from the early 1900”s to the present.
List at least three competencies a nurse should have to be effective in a culture change community.
Describe a model for developing resident care systems based on the resident’s usual routine.
Identify three ways the bathing experience for residents could be improved.
Provide examples of methods that care team members could use to promote the sleep of residents.
List three ways that the nurse can promote a positive dining experience for residents.
Write an example of a resident directed care plan
Cost: $120 for a single registrant; $99 each for two or more from the same organization
This activity, also known as Nursing and Home: Integrating Quality Care with Life, has been approved by WNA CEAP for 6 contact hours. Course approval number: 0347-003
Wisconsin Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditations. CEUs awarded at conclusion of day for attendance at entire session and completion of evaluation form.