Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Tuesdays, Jan 8 - Mar 12: 3:00pm - 4:30pm Alaska Time
  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, January 29, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 5, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 19, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, March 5, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM

Location

UW Telehealth Network to Host sites across Alaska.

Cost Range

$10.00 to $150.00 (depending on options)

Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AK Health Professions Foundation - Alaska AHEC
Instructor: Various

Credits

Contact Hours: 15.00
C.E. Credit for Nursing - American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): 15.00
*Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing (UWCNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. *UWCNE is approved as a clock hour provider by the Washington State Board of Education. *Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #7128, for 15 contact hours (1.5 per session).
C.E. Credit for Physician - American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP): 15.00
Specialization: Prescribed
This live series activity, Geriatric Healthcare for Healthcare Providers, from January 8 – March 12, 2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 15 prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
C.E. Credit for BH/SW - Other Accrediting Body: 15.00
Specialization: Psychologist, Social Workers and Counselors
*Psychologists: UWCNE qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-924-240 * Social Workers and Counselors: UWCNE qualifies as a Washington State CE program sponsor under WAC 246-809-601

Description

The University of Washington Northwest Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Center (NWGWEC), the School of Nursing and the Seattle Veterans Health Administration Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) are partnering to bring a series of continuing education programs on geriatric health to health professionals in Washington, Montana, Wyoming and Alaska. All sessions will be broadcast each Tuesday for ten weeks from 3:00-4:30pm Alaska Time.



Host Site Locations in Alaska
(Host sites will be posted as they sign up, Check for frequent updates. Last updated 11/26/18)
If you do not see a host site in your area or you are interested in becoming a host site, please contact Betsy Chivers at betsy@alaskachd.org or 907-264-6233

Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce-Alaska's AHEC – Anchorage
Access Alaska - Anchorage
Access Alaska - Fairbanks
Access Alaska - Soldotna
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska - Anchorage
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska - Fairbanks
Alzheimer's Resource of Alaska - Wasilla
Ancora Home Health & Hospice - Wasilla
City of Wainwright - Wainwright
Community Connections - Ketchikan
Heritage Place - Soldotna
Homer Senior Citizens, Inc. - Homer
Ketchikan Pioneer Home - Ketchikan
Mat-Su Senior Services - Palmer
Mat-Su Services for Children & Adults - Wasilla
Native Village of Eyak - Cordova
ResCare Activity Center - Wasilla
South Peninsula Behavioral Health Services - Homer
Southest Alaska Regional Health Consortium - Sitka
Wildflower Court - Juneau

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