Course objectives include: distinguish between emergencies that impact the resident or client and those that affect the facility as a whole; list common emergencies impacting older adults; describe when and how 9-1-1 should be called; identify safety measures the facility can have in place to prevent accidents and emergencies; and identify ways in which the facility can prepare for an emergency.
Course is approved for 1.5 CE/Contact Hours to the following professions:
- Nurses (RN, LVN, LPN) (all states)
- Certified Case Managers
Participants must pass the final quiz with 80% or more and may re-take the quiz as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2027.