OHCA – Role of the RN in Community-Based Care
This three-day intensive orientation to the role of the nurse in community-based care will benefit both new and experienced assisted living and residential care nurses. Participants will not only learn the foundations and basic principles of community-based care nursing in ALF/RCF but also how to operationalize the critical roles and responsibilities of a community-based care nurse. Health service directors will understand the scope of the settings and practice, health service related regulations including medication administration and regulatory focuses, delegation, service planning and RN oversight/assessment of residents’ health care needs, quality improvement systems and documentation. Learn how to implement proven systems that support efficient, quality health care services that will help you stay on top of your health services program. Participants will be provided with in-depth study and will have opportunities for applied application of processes and tools. Learn how to prioritize your responsibilities, make the most of your time and strengthen the health services program in your community. Valuable resources and tools will be included in the program.