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Oral Care Approaches when Residents have Expressive Behaviours (LTC)

Wed, 2017-02-08 14:00 - 15:00
About this Event:

This webinar is intended for long-term care leaders and direct care staff who will benefit from reviewing the clinical issues in the oral care of residents who have expressive behaviours, as well as the evidence that supports the recommendations and the process to implement oral care evidence-based practices.

Session Objectives

  1. Describe the key considerations for doing oral care with residents who have responsive/expressive behaviours
  2. Share successful strategies used by a LTC home with residents who have expressive behaviours during oral care
  3. Share successful strategies used by a psychogeriatric consultant for residents with expressive behaviours during oral care
  4. Share participant tips

Presenters
Jessica Thoma, Associate Director of Care, Weston Terrace and
Kim Kurschinski, Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant, Scarborough

Facilitators
Heather Woodbeck, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – North West
Ibo MacDonald, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – Champlain

Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD