Person-Centered Care: What Does it Really Mean?

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0034

This 1 hour continuing education course examines the concept called person-centered care. It reviews key concepts and definitions concerning person-centered care. It also describes changes in how care is delivered in health care settings, innovations occurring in senior living, and polices, finances, and regulations concerning person-centered care.


The purpose of this course is to introduce person-centered care.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the key concepts involved in person-centered care
  2. Describe changes in how care is delivered in health care settings
  3. Describe innovative changes in senior and residential living
  4. Describe policies, finances, and regulations concerning person-centered care

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 80% or better, and completing the program evaluation. If you do not score a 80% or better, you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 80% or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.


Activity Professionals

1.00 HOURS
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1.00 HOURS
This program may be used for 1 hour of continuing education credit for chaplains certified with Board of Chaplaincy Certification, Inc.


1.00 HOURS
This continuing nursing education activity is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing (#20-351752). Completion of this course fulfills (1) CEU 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.

Nursing Home Administrators

1.00 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 clock hour. Program approval number: 20210918-1.00-A70134-DL

Personal Care Home Administrators

1.25 HOURS
This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, until the approved curriculum changes or approval is withdrawn pursuant to 55 Pa.Code 2600.68(f). Approved for 1.25 hours of continuing education for PCH Administrators.