Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease for CNAs

Description Dementia is an umbrella term for a set of symptoms including impaired thinking and memory. It is a term that is often associated with the cognitive decline of aging....

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  • price
    29.99
  • laptop
    Online Courses
  • laptop
    Expire: days
  • laptop
    CNA Certificate
  • points
    15

About this course:

Description

Dementia is an umbrella term for a set of symptoms including impaired thinking and memory. It is a term that is often associated with the cognitive decline of aging. This is caused by diseases of the brain, the most common of form is Alzheimer’s disease.

Objectives

To identify the interrelationship of the terms Dementia and Alzheimer’s
To enumerate and understand the probable and theorized causes of Dementia
To identify the top medications used, indications, usage and common side effects enabling them to identify the specific nursing interventions
To define what is incontinence, it’s association with Dementia , the types and the nursing interventions intended
To identify and describe the syndromes linked to Dementia
To define Sundown Syndrome, familiarize the symptoms, causes and the treatments available

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 4.00 Hours
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • 4.00 Hours –
    Exam Pass Rate: 70

    Reference: #20-428685
  • California Department of Public Health (CDPH)
  • 4.00 Hours –
    Exam Attempts: 3

    Exam Pass Rate: 70

    Reference: 7039
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  • First Name:Olympia
  • Last Name:Resol: RN, MPH, CRNI

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