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First Aid & Safety for Seniors

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  1. Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    This course takes a look at the issue of fire safety and emergency preparedness in assisted living and residential care facilities. Five basic fire safety practices will be discussed. Learn common fire emergency response procedures. Fire safety equipment, use of fire extinguishers, prevention, training, and other aspects of effective management of for effective fire safety will be addressed. Participants will learn details on how to develop a written emergency management plan for their facility.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • The Five Basic Fire Safety Practices Necessary in a Facility
    • Writing a Comprehensive Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Plan
    $29.99
  2. Responding to Weather Emergencies and Natural Hazards

    The purpose of this course to help healthcare providers prepare for emergencies. The content of this course focuses on the components that should make up a general emergency preparation plan, including hazard assessment, communication, and evacuation and sheltering-in-place procedures. This course also provides tips and guidelines for what healthcare providers should do before, during, and after major natural disasters and human-caused emergencies.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • Understand the Importance of an Emergency Plan and Supplies
    • Understanding of the Response for Each Disaster In Order to Care for Your Client
    $29.99
  3. Workplace Hazards and Safety

    The purpose of this course is to help healthcare providers understand the workplace safety risks that affect the healthcare industry. The content of this course focuses on familiarizing providers and employees with common types of workplace hazards, general practices that can contribute to a safer work environment, and procedures for preventing and dealing with specific hazards. This course explains standard precautions for minimizing exposure to infectious materials, proper use of personal protective equipment, control of environmental hazards like fire and hazardous chemicals, and prevention of workplace violence.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Learn the Various Risk Factors in the Workplace
    • How You Can Protect Yourself from Hazardous Substances
    $19.99
  4. Infection Prevention and Control

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with basic information about infection prevention and control. Information about proper hand hygiene and the use of personal protective equipment is presented. Methods for maintaining a clean work environment and the use of appropriate cleaning solutions are discussed, as well as tactics to minimize potential exposures. Lastly, first steps to take in the case of an accidental exposure are reviewed.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Keeping Clients Clean and Healthy
    • Caring for a Client’s Environment
    $19.99
  5. Elder Abuse and Mandatory Reporting

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with elder abuse and neglect. This course will introduce the learner to the problem of elder abuse, its consequences, and the risk factors that make people vulnerable to abuse. We will learn about the different kinds of elder abuse, why they happen, how to recognize their effects on victims, and how to prevent them happening. We will also learn about the obligations of healthcare providers to report suspected elder abuse, as well as how to make a report to the proper authorities and intervention partners.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 2
    • Elder Abuse and its Risk Factors
    • Elder Care
    $29.99
  6. First Aid - Part 2

    The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of basic first aid principles for sudden illness-related emergencies encountered in the community. Appropriate safety measures and responses are reviewed for conditions of the neurological, cardiac, respiratory, gastrointestinal, and endocrine systems, as well as emergency situations involving special populations.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Know Signs and Symptoms of Common Emergency Conditions
    • Safety Measures for Coping with Sudden Illness-Related Emergency
    $19.99
  7. First Aid - Part 1

    The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of basic first aid principles for injury-related emergencies encountered in the community. This course also reviews appropriate safety measures and responses for injuries caused by trauma, thermal factors, and stings or bites.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Learn to Utilize Five Senses for Identifying Emergency
    • Safety Measures to Cope with Injury-Related Emergency
    $19.99
  8. Transdermal Patches

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with transdermal medication patches and their use. Information about the transdermal drug delivery system is presented e.g., how it works, application, advantages and disadvantages, and common types of transdermal medication patches. The course engages learners in learning how to assist residents with application and removal of transdermal patches, as well as precautions, common errors, and other complications that may arise.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Advantages and Disadvantages associated with Transdermal Patches
    • Steps for Applying a Transdermal Patch
    $19.99
  9. Falls in Assisted Living

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS). For courses that are approved to meet the CDSS certification or recertification requirements, please click here.

    The purpose of this course is to enable the learner to recognize people in assisted living (AL) facilities who may be at higher risk of falling and apply methods to prevent falls. Evidence-based practices and interventions for assessing and reducing fall risk are discussed, and the learner is engaged in exploring these techniques. Recommendations from nationally recognized organizations and the findings from a 2012 Cochrane Review of fall reduction interventions are presented to enable the learner to apply them in practical situations when working with seniors in AL communities.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Factors Associated With Increased Fall Risk in Seniors
    • Strategies to Help Prevent Falls
    $19.99
  10. Emergency Preparedness

    The purpose of this course to help healthcare providers be prepared for emergencies. The content of this course focuses on key strategies that can be used to develop a functional emergency preparedness program that will meet regulatory requirements. This course identifies the types of healthcare organizations that are required to adhere to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid regulation and its respective components. The process of conducting a risk assessment and how to apply the results is discussed. The learner is engaged in identifying resources outside of his or her organization that he or she may partner with in the case of an emergency. A discussion about healthcare provider obligations to people who are not under their care is discussed.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Understand Proper Emergency Evacuation Methods
    • Recognize Medical Emergencies That Need to Be Reported Immediately
    $19.99
  11. Chemical Labeling and Safety Data Sheets

    The purpose of this course is to help healthcare providers understand Safety Data Sheets, as regulated by OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard and the U.N. Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals. The content of this course focuses on familiarizing providers with the format and contents of Safety Data Sheets, including standard pictograms. This course will also familiarize healthcare employers with their responsibilities to maintain and make available Safety Data Sheets for all employees as well as good practices for storing, handling, and disposing of potentially hazardous materials.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Identify the Contents of Safety Data Sheet
    • Strategies to Stay Safe from Workplace Hazards
    $19.99
  12. Falls in Assisted Living

    The purpose of this course is to enable the learner to recognize people in assisted living (AL) facilities who may be at higher risk of falling and apply methods to prevent falls. Evidence-based practices and interventions for assessing and reducing fall risk are discussed, and the learner is engaged in exploring these techniques. Recommendations from nationally recognized organizations and the findings from a 2012 Cochrane Review of fall reduction interventions are presented to enable the learner to apply them in practical situations when working with seniors in AL communities.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Factors Associated With Increased Fall Risk in Seniors
    • Strategies to Help Prevent Falls
    $19.99
  13. Monitoring Changes of Condition

    The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with how to recognize a change of condition in residents and the elements of monitoring. Evaluation strategies are provided, with steps to take to respond to a change of condition. The course engages the learner in learning how to think about, respond to, and monitor a resident’s change of condition.
    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Basic Reasons that Lead to Change in Condition
    • Important Elements of Monitoring for a Change of Condition
    $19.99
  14. Proper Body Mechanics and Back Safety DVD

    This program teaches home care personnel and family caregivers the principles of body mechanics and the importance of learning to move correctly in order to avoid injury.
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 0.5 Credit Hours
    • Principles of Body Mechanics
    • the Importance of Learning to Move Correctly
    $158.99
  15. Food Safety

    This course is not approved by the California Department of Social Services (CDSS).

    The food that you prepare and serve to your residents should not only taste delicious, but most importantly be safe to eat.

    Course Number:
    • Online Training Course
    • Credit Hours: 1
    • Methods of Prevention of Food Borne Illness
    • Safe Practices for Food Preparation and Storage
    $19.99
  16. Fire Safety DVD

    Whether your family member lives in his or her own home or lives with you, fire safety and prevention are important areas to address. As people age, they are more at risk from fire due to decreased mobility or loss of hearing, smell or sight. People over 65 are twice as likely to die in a home fire than the general population.
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 1 Credit Hour
    • How Create the Most Fire-Proof Home Environment Possible
    • Fire Risks
    $158.99
  17. Safety In and Around the Home: Fall Prevention DVD

    Medifecta's newly revised fall prevention program teaches care providers how to reduce the risk of falls inside and outside of the home while encouraging independence.
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 1 Credit Hour
    • Physical and Emotional Effects of a Fall
    • The Goal of Fall Prevention
    $158.99
  18. Companion Homemaker: Safety and Housekeeping DVD

    This program provides essential information about safety and housekeeping skills and gives practical instruction about cleaning products and methods.
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 1 Credit Hour
    • Essential Information About Safety and Housekeeping Skills
    • Practical Instruction About Cleaning Products and Methods
    $158.99
  19. Essential Safety and Communication Skills Library

    Essential Safety and Communication Skills Library
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 8 Credit Hours
    • Communication Skills
    • Developing Cultural Competence
    $1,272.00
  20. Fire Safety/La prevencion de Incendios- Spanish DVD

    La seguridad y la prevención contra los incendios constituyen un aspecto extremadamente importante del cuidado a domicilio, especialmente cuando se atiende a una persona mayor. Las personas de 65 años en adelante tienen el doble de probabilidades de morir en un incendio en el hogar, en comparación con el resto del promedio nacional. Y los adultos de 85 años en adelante corren un riesgo mayor de cuatro y medio de probabilidades de perder la vida a causa de dicho incendio. ¿Cómo puede usted evitar el peligro de iniciar un incendio en la casa y cómo puede poner a salvo a su familia, a la persona que atiende así como a usted mismo en caso de incendio?
    Course Number:
    • Training Materials and DVDs
    • 1 Credit Hour
    • Cómo se extingue un incendio
    • Las precauciones al fumar
    $158.99
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