Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe Tuesdays, Jan 8 - Mar 26: 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 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
  • Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    • 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
  • Tuesday, March 26, 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 : 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: 15.00
Specialization: AAFP - 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: 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 - All participants must attend at one of the host sites across Alaska.
(Host sites will be posted as they sign up, Check for frequent updates. Last updated 01/15/19)
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 - 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
Denali Center (Fairbanks Memorial Hospital) - Fairbanks
Heritage Place - Soldotna
Homer Senior Citizens, Inc. - Homer
JAMHI (Juneau Alliance for Mental Health) - Juneau
Juneau Pioneer Home - Juneau
Ketchikan Pioneer Home - Ketchikan
Mat-Su Senior Services - Palmer
Mat-Su Services for Children & Adults - Wasilla
Native Village of Eyak - Cordova
Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center - Kodiak
Providence Seward Mountain Haven - Seward
SEARHC Wrangell Medical Center - Wrangell
South Peninsula Behavioral Health Services - Homer
South Peninsula Hospital - Homer
Southest Alaska Regional Health Consortium - Sitka
UAA-ISU Pharmacy Program - Anchorage
Wildflower Court - Juneau

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