With the support of The John A. Hartford Foundation and GAPNA, the UCLA Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program developed The Dementia Care Specialist (DCS) Curriculum.
This 22-module online curriculum provides a basic knowledge base for Advanced Practice Nurses who are looking to advance their expertise in caring for patients with dementia.
The overall goal of this course is to provide Advanced Practice Nurses with knowledge necessary to provide high quality dementia care management.
Until September 1, this course is available to GAPNA members at NO cost!
After September 1:
- Member Price: $39.00
- Standard Price: $59.00
9.00 contact hours available
By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News
From the Kaiser Health News Original Stories: Navigating Aging - Medicare is launching new regulations in January that will provide higher reimbursements for doctors involved in care coordination for seriously ill people. Navigating Aging focuses on medical issues and advice associated with aging and end-of-life care, helping America's 45 million seniors and their families navigate the health care system.
Judith Graham, KHN contributing columnist, has written for The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, STAT News, The Washington Post and the Journal of the American Medical Association, among others. She was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for a series on defective pacemakers by The Denver Post.
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