February 2019 inservice

February 19, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Wind Crest Retirement Community
Building: Highline Place/Red Rocks Room 3235 Mill Vista Road,
Highlands Ranch,, CO 80129
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‘Geriatric Behavioral Health: Recognizing Challenges and Competing Interests ’

 

Presented by:

 Kiera Shaffer, RN, MS Clinical Nurse Manager

West Pines’ Senior Behavioral Health Unit

 

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When:                  February 19th, 2019   5:30pm-7:30pm

 

Where:                Wind Crest Retirement Community

                             Building: Highline Place/Red Rocks Room

3235 Mill Vista Road, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129    303-798-3100

 

Cost:                    Free for Members - must have valid membership #  

$15 Non-Members - cash and check accepted at door or pay online

 

Registration:       Online at: www.cmsa-rmc.org

 

Details:                Check-in/Networking starts at 5:30pm followed by Dinner & Speaker at 6pm

 

CEU:                     1.0 CE contact hours

About the Speaker:

Kiera Shaffer is the Clinical Nurse Manager at West Pines’ Senior Behavioral Health Unit. She has a Master’s Degree in Nursing and is Board Certified in Gerontology. She has devoted her career to the care of the Geriatric patient.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will be able to identify 3 challenges that are present within the Geriatric Behavioral Health population.
  2. Participants will be able to recognize inflammatory and pejorative language that is used regarding the Geriatric Behavioral Health population.
  3. Participants will be able to understand the competing interests of autonomy, agency, and authenticity.
  4. Participants will learn tactics for managing difficult, behavioral patients.

 

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