Free Live CE Webinar Competencies for Phase 3 RoP Where Are We Now

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Regulatory guidance for the nursing home setting now demands validation of staff competence across multiple departments. Recent industry challenges have impacted what skills and competencies are needed for resident care. This educational activity will explore the impact of COVID-19 on competency evaluation, and best practices for competency evaluation. This webinar will identify key competencies and competency-evaluation practices relevant to practice in the long-term care setting.

Learning Objectives:
1. Identify three (3) COVID-19 informed competencies needed in the LTC setting.
2. Identify components of a competency-based training program for infection prevention.
3. Select two (2) creative ways to implement competency validation in the LTC setting.

Target Audience:
The target audience for this educational activity is nurses and administrators in the long-term care setting and other interested nurses. This is an intermediate level educational activity.

ANCC Accreditation and Continuing Education:
This course is 1.0 contact hour of continuing education for nurses (ANCC).
Healthcare Academy is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

NAB/NCERS Accreditation and Continuing Education:
This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1.0 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval # 20211208-1-A71685-DL.

Speaker: Linda Shubert, MSN, RN, Director of Clinical Management at Healthcare Academy 
Linda has 30 years of nursing experience working with the senior adult population across rehabilitation, home health, geriatric case management, acute care, and long-term care settings. She joined Healthcare Academy in 2018 and serves as Director of Clinical Management leading the development of eLearning courses and digital eCompetencies™. Previously she served as a staff development director in long-term care for 19 years where she facilitated new employee orientation and annual federal training for all departments, specifically addressing infection control issues in long-term care. Linda has also held a variety of clinical, teaching, and administrative positions including Director of Nursing, Clinical Professor of Nursing, Staff Development Coordinator, and Simulation and Skills Lab Director.

Wed, December 09, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT