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Cultivating a Culture of Preparedness for Cognitively-Impaired and Frail Elderly Populations

February 26, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

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Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cultivating-a-culture-of-preparedness-tickets-54924175688

Join us for a robust workshop on special considerations for some of our most medically vulnerable clients lead by experts in the field of aging, memory impairment and disaster planning.

COST: There is no cost for the workshop, but registration is required.
Seating is limited.
CEU’s: 4 CEUs available:  for nurses, certified nursing assistants, nutritionists, social workers   and mental health workers currently licensed in Florida.
You must bring your Florida license to the workshop.

 

PROGRAM

8:00 AM          Registration

8:15-9:15        The ABC’s of Health Literacy in the Geriatric Population
Lucy Guerra, MD Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, USF College of Medicine

9:15-10:45      Working with Cognitively Impaired Adults: Keys for Success

Eileen Poiley, MS, Director of Education, USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute

11:00-12:15   Preparedness for the Special Needs Population:  Process and Possibility

Judy Silverstein, MPH, MAOM

Florida Department of Health – Tampa Bay Region, Regional Special Needs Consultant

Details

Date:
February 26, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Organizer

Judy Silverstein
Phone:
727-200-0937
Email:
judith.silverstein@flhealth.gov

Venue

Children’s Board of Tampa
1002 East Palm Avenue
Tampa, FL 33605 United States
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