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Health Careers Education
HL00328
Care for the Patient with Dementia/Alzheimer's Diseases
16.00
This course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary for the student to exhibit special considerations when caring for clients/residents with Alzheimer's/Dementia.
Lara Skaggs
Program Manager
405 743 5106
lskag@okcareertech.org
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Identify the types and causes of cognitive impairment
-Demonstrate techniques for promoting independence with ADLs for clients with Alzheimer's/dementia
-Demonstrate techniques for communicating effectively with Alzheimer's/dementia residents/clients
-Demonstrate techniques for managing behaviors associated with Alzheimer's/dementia
-Identify measures to promote the safety of residents/clients with Alzheimer's/dementia




Long Term Care Nurse Aide - CTTC

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm



Career Cluster Resources for Health Sciences

http://www.careerclusters.org/resources/ClusterDocuments/hsdocuments/HSFinal.pdf


Long Term Care Nurse Aide - CTTC

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm
Aligns with OBRA Requirements
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Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Therapeutic Services Long Term Care Aide