Falls and Fractures in Senior Care

Hours: 1-1.5
Course Number: 0074

Falls and Fractures in Senior Care is a 1 hour continuing education course that examines common causes and risk factors associated with both falls and fractures in various senior care settings. The majority of this course reviews how to prevent falls and fractures.

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Course Details

Purpose

The purpose of this course is to review falls and fractures in senior health care settings and how to prevent them.

Learning Objectives

1. List common causes and risk factors associated with falls in senior care 2. Review fall and fracture prevention

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 70% or better, and completing the program evaluation. (Social workers must obtain at least an 80% or better score.) If you do not score a 70% or better, (80% for social workers) you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 70% (80% for social workers) or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.

Certifications

Administrators


1.25 HOURS
This educational offering has been reviewed by The National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.25 clock hours. Program approval number: 20190628-1.25-A46072-DL.

Certified Case Managers


1.00 HOURS
This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM board certified case managers. The course is approved for 1 CE contact hour. Activity code: H00033274. Approval number 180002957.

Dialysis Technicians


1.00 HOURS
THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING _ This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#50-13920). Completion of this course fulfills 1 hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Nurses


1.00 HOURS
THE FLORIDA BOARD OF NURSING _ This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#50-13920). Completion of this course fulfills 1 hour of general annual mandatory training for nursing. Do not send certificate to the Florida Board of Nursing. Each state recognizes and accepts continuing education approval from the Florida Board of Nursing except California. Keep this certificate in your records for four (4) years.

Personal Care Home Administrators


1.00 HOURS
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Welfare. Adult Residential Licensing. Approved for 1 hours of continuing education for PCH Administrators.

Physical Therapists


1.00 HOURS
This program has been approved by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Ohio Component for 1 hour of continuing education. Approval number 18S7069 is effective through 04/04/18.