THIS THANKSGIVING NADONA IS ESPECIALLY GRATEFUL FOR OUR MEMBERS IN THIS 2020 YEAR OF THE NURSE, BLESSED TO BE A PART OF YOUR DAY AND THANKFUL FOR EACH OF YOU.  BE SAFE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON.

  FROM THE NADONA BOARD AND STAFF.

OUR OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED ON NOVEMBER 26 AND 27


VIEW COVID-19 QUICK REFERENCE RESOURCES FROM CDC, CMS and OTHER VALUABLE RESOURCES

 

Receiving The DAISY Award® entitles Honorees to numerous benefits in addition to their recognition as extraordinary compassionate nurses. I am eager for you to be aware of a benefit that is especially relevant to NADONA and your members:

DAISY Honorees are eligible to apply for a scholarship to a conference (in person or virtually) of their choice to support their professional advancement. 10 DAISY Nurses (regardless of the year they received the DAISY Award) will be selected, based on applications submitted. Each will receive up to $2,000 as a conference scholarship.

Our long-time industry partner, Cherokee Medical Uniforms, has generously funded conference scholarships for DAISY Honorees since 2017.

We would be grateful if you could share this opportunity with your network!

For more detailed information, including how to apply: https://www.daisyfoundation.org/conference-scholarship

DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 30TH!

 NOW AVAILABLE!

Nurse Leader Certification Prep and Training
14 Contact Hours

We are excited to announce the online series of the Nurse Leader Certification Prep and Training series!

This program will cover the relationship the Nurse Leader has with the
Administrator and how to communicate within the partnership. It also explores
the new culture change needed within LTC.
A review of the regulatory changes in ’17 and ’19 will be held.
Nursing department budgets will be discussed and hands on practice
of developing a staffing model used in budgeting. This program, will also cover
how the facility is reimbursed and the role of the Nurse Leader in QAPI and survey.

This program outlines the responsibilities of the DON role.

Participants will be eligible for 14 Contact hours upon completion of the course. This course will prepare the Nurse Leader
to take the CDONA board certification exam as well as introduce and refresh nurse leaders.  This course became available June 8, 2020.  This CNE activity has been provided by Ohio Nurses Association.  Learners must attend the entire session (live presentation or 11 webinars) and receive a passing post-test with a score of at least 80% in order to receive a certificate of contact hours.   There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content of this activity.  

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association,
an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)
 
The Contact hours are valid until June 1, 2022.

VIEW DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

New Webinars!

In order to receive CE for webinars, you must register individually and sign in to the webinar

John A. Hartford Foundation + Humana + NADONA + Genesis + VAL Health Webinar
Mask / Wash / Distance: Encouraging Staff Protocol Adherence Nine Months into a Pandemic
Wednesday December 2nd | 2:00 – 2:30 ET
No CEUs
Webinar ID: 403-323-795
Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8668695219876286988

No Fee due to sponsorship from the John A. Hartford Foundation, Genesis, Humana, and NADONA

The LTC Patient:  Don’t Forget the Liver in this COVID World and Beyond
Richard Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD
1.0 CE   –   CE expires June 22, 2021

Change in Mental Status:  Hepatic Encephalopathy
Richard Stefannaci DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD
Vinod Rustgi MD, MBA
1.0 CE   –   CE expires January 9, 2021

The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) together with NADONA are offering a trio of webinars designed for senior care pharmacists, nurses and geriatricians on Neurobehavioral Toolkits in Senior Care: Nursing, Psychiatry and Pharmacy

MDS & Neurobehavioral Diseases
Cindy Fronning, RN-BC, RAC-CT, CDONA, FACDONA, IP-BC, AS-BC
Director of Education NADONA
NO CE’s

The Treatment and Management of Neurobehavioral Symptoms in Skilled Nursing Centers
Amita Patel MD, CMD, MHA, CPE
NO CE’s

The Approach to Psychoactive Medication Management by Pharmacies and Pharmacists with MDS-RAI 2019
Joseph G. Marek RPh, BCGP, FASCP
CEs Expired – Useful Resource

Part 1:  Essential Components of Effective Insulin Delivery:  Devices, Technique and Expert Recommendations
Donna L. Jornsay, MS, BSN, RN, CPNP, CDE, CDTC, BC-ADM
1.0 CE  –  CE expires September 30, 2021

Part 2:  Management of Diabetic Emergencies in Acute and Long Term Settings (Previously Managing Hypo/Hyperglycemia)
Dr Naushira Pandya is Professor and Chair of the Geriatrics Department at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the Director of the Geriatrics Education Center.
1.0 CE  –  CE Expires September 30, 2021

Part 3:  Transitions of Care for Patients with Diabetes
Jonathan Shaatal MS, RPh, FASCP
1.0 CE  –  CE Expires September 30, 2021

Part 4:  Challenges in Diabetes Care for Special Populations
Richard Stefanacci DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD
1.0 CE  –  CE Expires September 30, 2021

Looking for a rewarding career in nursing?
Visit Here!  New and Improved Career Center!

  • Job seekers post your resume and job search

  • Employers search candidates and post jobs

Thanks to a partnership with Resume Target, a professional resume writing service, Resume Target is pleased to offer complimentary career related resources to NADONA members seeking professional development and career tips. There are hundreds of resume templates for you to choose from. We invite you to take a look at the bank of resume templates and tips they have to offer!

  Promo Code: NADONA10OFF when you hire a professional resume writer.

NADONA’S 34TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2021 CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
DEADLINE DECEMBER 1st, 2020
The Conference and Event Center Niagara Falls, NY
Pre-Conference:  June 13, 2021

Conference:  June 14 – 17, 2021

 

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Coming to a Location Near You!  Be on the Lookout for NADONA classes in your area!
Watch our Event Calendar for Details and Registration!


 

Keep informed with the latest infection prevention information!
New Antibiotic Stewardship

 

 

CDC Vital Signs™ – Learn about the latest public health data. Read CDC Vital Signs™…

 

 

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