RFCEs New Caregiver Training Manual

Get the new caregiver training manual

Mike and Robin have written a 131-page, color caregiver training manual to assist facilities comply with new state requirements. It includes

  • Physical limitations and needs of the elderly
  • Importance of personal care services
  • Residents’ rights
  • Policies and procedures regarding medications
  • Psychosocial needs of the elderly
  • Building and fire safety and the appropriate response to emergencies
  • Dementia care, including the use and misuse of antipsychotics, the
    interaction of drugs commonly used by the elderly, and the adverse effects of
    psychotropic drugs for use in controlling the behavior of persons with dementia
  • The special needs of persons with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, including
    non-pharmacologic, person-centered approaches to dementia care
  • Cultural competency and sensitivity in issues relating to the underserved,
    aging, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
  • DNR and POLST requirements
  • Elder Abuse Reporting

And many other topics. The manual is just $89 by email and $109 by mail. See RFCE Products to order using your Visa, MC, Amex, or Discover card.