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The Aide's Role in Skin Care and Decubitus Ulcers
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This teleconference will address not only the basics in skin care but will review the various complications that can arise with inadequate skin care and the preventive techniques and tips that will help prevent these complications.

1/14/2016
When: 1/14/2016
3:00-4:00PM
Where: Teleconference
Presenter: Sherry Thomas, BSN, MPH
Contact: Megan Fournier
617-482-8830


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They say beauty is only skin deep and we all know that true beauty comes from within. The care and attention aides give our patients can be a beautiful thing – so necessary in preventing skin breakdown and often serious complications. This teleconference will address not only the basics in skin care but will review the various complications that can arise with inadequate skin care and the preventive techniques and tips that will help prevent these complications.

 Registration:

Members: $95/Line

Non-Members: $195/Line

To register, click the link above.

Speaker: Sherry Thomas, BSN, MPH has worked in home care for 33 years  - as a visiting nurse, supervisor, manager and Director. She was instrumental in starting both a large in-home aide waiver program in NC and a large, hospital based home health agency.  Over the years she has taught numerous education classes for home care staff. She is currently the Senior Executive Vice President for the Association for Home & Hospice Care of NC where she advises agencies in NC and SC on policies and regulations and oversees provider education. Sherry was a Johnston Nursing Scholar at the University of NC at Chapel Hill, was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau, the Honor Society of Nursing, and has received several industry awards over the years. Most importantly, she loves home care patients and the staff who care for them!

 

For any questions contact Megan Fournier at mfournier@thinkhomecare.org

 

NEW POLICY*: HCA of MA now requires that payment in advance. If we have not received payment before the event, you will be asked to provide it or proof of incoming payment in order to attend the meeting. Please be sure to send your open invoice to your accounting department so there are no problems.

Cancellation Policy: Submit cancellation requests by email to Stephanie Drakes at sdrakes@thinkhomecare.org. 
$25 or 25% cancellation fee, whichever is more, between 7 days and 24 hours of event. No refund for same day cancellation or no-show. Refund assumes registration paid in advance. Unpaid registrations remain payable, adjusted only for approved cancellation as above.


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