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Center for Business and Professional Development

Geriatric Nursing Update

The population of older adults needing care is increasing dramatically creating demand for qualified geriatric healthcare professionals. Training is provided for any of the following geriatric topics:

HEALTH
   • Dementia Management
   • Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias
   • Substance Abuse and the Older Adult.
   • Geriatric Pharmacology

PATIENT CARE
   • Effective Communications
   • Cultural Diverse Patient Care
   • Working with Difficult People
   • Fall Prevention

PATIENT WELLNESS
   • Art Therapies
   • Proper Nutrition and Hydration
   • Oral Health
   • Impact of Physical Activity
   • Spirituality

END OF LIFE
   • End-of-Life Care
   • Grief and Bereavement
   • Ethics

CAREGIVERS/FAMILIES
   • Care for the Caregiver
   • Elder Abuse

LEGAL
   • Elder Care Legal Issues

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