This course is jointly offered with Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles, who is the joint provider. Objectives of this course include: identify difference between age-related memory loss and cognitive impairment; differentiate between hallmark characteristics of Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia; identify cognitive, behavioral, and functional changes associated with the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease; determine how to use a validated cognitive screening tool. Course is approved for 1.0 CEUs/contact hours for Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA) in California. Must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may re-take as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2023.
Per California Department of Public Health regulations, a time/pause mechanism must be incorporated in this online program. Navigation within this course is restricted in that each slide must be viewed in its entirety before advancing to the next slide. Learners must view each slide and click the next button to advance in the course.