Event Detail

Series Title: Restorative Nursing Excellence: Revitalizing Programs and Restoring Function After COVID-19 

Session Title:  Restorative Nursing Foundations: Program Fundamentals

Date: June 22, 2023 1:30 to 2:30 PM

Target Audience: Nursing Home Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Restorative Staff, CNA’s, MDS nurses.

Presented By:

  • Eleisha Wilkes, RN, GERO-BC, RAC-CT, DNS-CT

Course Description:

This session of the Restorative Nursing Series will focus on the introduction of restorative nursing programs (RNP) by reviewing program fundamentals including the types of programs, RAI definitions and regulatory requirements. The importance of restorative nursing related to improving quality measures and attaining and maintaining each resident’s highest practicable function is established.  The role of restorative nursing in meeting the needs of residents with a history of COVID-19 infection with residual deficits will be discussed.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the purpose and importance of RNP for your resident population.
  2. Explore regulatory requirements and the potential impact to quality measures of restorative nursing programs.
  3. Describe restorative nursing types of programs and RAI definitions.

Nurses:  The Kansas Healthcare Association is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing.  This offering is approved for 1.0 contact hour applicable for RN and LPN relicensure (KSBN LT0030-0338)

Administrators: This course is approved for 1.0 continuing education credit hours for Kansas licensed adult care home administrators by the Kansas Department Aging and Disability Services.  KDADS Health Occupations Credentialing sponsorship number LTS-A0001.

Operators:  This course offering is approved for 1.0 continuing education clock hour for the Kansas registered operators in the core area of Resident Care by the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services. KDADS Health Occupations Credentialing Approved Sponsorship number: LTS-A0001.

Social Workers: This course is approved for 1.0 hour of continuing education hours for Kansas licensed Social Workers by the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board.  Approval number: 17-006.

Dietitians: This course is approved for up to 1.0 continuing education clock hours for Kansas Licensed Dietitians by the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services. KDADs Health Occupations Credentialing Approved Sponsorship Number: LTS-A0002.

CE's will be provided to those that complete a registration and the follow up attendance verification form. Webinar log in information and dial in information will be provided prior to the webinar.

Sign-up for the six-week series by clicking here: https://khca.associationsonline.com/site_event_detail.cfm?pk_association_event=26979