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  1. Last Updated 09/11/2012

    This is one in a series of podcasts examining the healthcare needs of older Americans. In this episode, Dr Terri Fulmer, Dean of the College of Nursing at NYU and Co-Director of the John A Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing discusses the ...

  2. Last Updated 08/26/2010

    This is the first video in the Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos.  This video "Caring for the Modern Senior" focuses on the positive aspects of aging and geriatric ...

  3. Last Updated 08/26/2010

    This is the third video in The Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos.  This video "Research and Professional Development" takes a broad look at doctoral education and ...

  4. Last Updated 08/26/2010

    This is the fourth video in The Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos.  This video "Limitless Possibilities: Geriatric Nursing Now" describes the need for all geriatric ...

  5. Last Updated 08/26/2010

    This is the fifth video in The Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos.  This video "Leadership and the Nurse Educator Role" focuses on the nursing faculty shortage with ...

  6. Last Updated 08/26/2010

    This is the sixth video in The Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos.  This video "The Future is Here: Geriatric Nursing in the 21st Century" highlights the positive ...

  7. Last Updated 10/07/2010

    Participants of this online Continuing Education course receive one free nursing contact hour.  This course involves educating family members and other caregivers on the positive outcomes of providing mouth care and the best methods for ...

  8. Last Updated 10/07/2010

    Participants of this online Continuing Education course receive one free nursing contact hour.  This course assesses the challenges of limited resources and socioeconomic complexities as elders transition from home settings to various levels ...

  9. Last Updated 10/07/2010

    Participants of this online Continuing Education course receive one free nursing contact hour.  The course begins with an explanation of delirium and the importance of the problem, risk factors and delirium sub-types.  Nursing assessment for ...

  10. Last Updated 01/01/2011

    Mental illness is a common problem among nursing home residents, and a primary cause of behavioral management problems for staff.  However, threats to mental health may also precipitate behavioral problems. Both ...

  11. Last Updated 01/12/2011

    Long-term care personnel may overlook various barriers to effective communication with older adults and consequently misinterpret verbal and behavioral messages. General principles of the communication process are ...

  12. Last Updated 01/12/2011

    Depression is more common in older people than is often realized. The failure to recognize this treatable illness may lead to unnecessary ...

  13. Last Updated 01/12/2011

    Alzheimer's disease and other dementias are commonly encountered in the long-term care setting. However, staff frequently misinterpret or misjudge behaviors and abilities due to lack of ...

  14. Last Updated 01/12/2011

    This program builds on information provided in Part I of the two-part series, focusing on basic interventions that may be used to prevent, reduce and manage behavioral symptoms that may occur ...

  15. Last Updated 01/12/2011

    Behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia are often puzzling, and sometimes are troubling to staff, other residents and family members alike. Compassionate and effective care relies on ...

  16. Last Updated 08/30/2011

    This is the first of three slide presentations with accompanying audio lectures by Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF, of the University of Iowa College of Nursing. 

    Dr. Herr was sponsored by The University of Minnesota Hartford ...

  17. Last Updated 08/30/2011

    This is the second of three slide presentations with accompanying audio lectures by Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF, of the University of Iowa College of Nursing. 

    Dr. Herr was sponsored by The University of Minnesota Hartford ...

  18. Last Updated 08/30/2011

    This is the third of three slide presentations with accompanying audio lectures by Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF, of the University of Iowa College of Nursing. 

    Dr. Herr was sponsored by The University of Minnesota Hartford ...

  19. Last Updated 09/07/2011

    This video addresses care-resistant behavior exhibited by persons with dementia within the context of oral hygiene. Care-resistant behavior includes any actions on the part of the person with dementia to evade or avoid activities of daily ...

  20. Last Updated 04/30/2013

    The curriculum is based on the John A. Hartford best practices in the care of older adults, and this session is designed to assist care providers in long term or home care settings in assessing for and treating pain; and in providing ...

  21. Last Updated 02/14/2013

    Both licensed and unlicensed participants discuss the role of religion, traditional health care beliefs, social values, and family structure of several different cultures and the impact these factors have on health ...

  22. Last Updated 06/25/2012

    This session is based on the ELNEC (End of Life Nursing Educational Consortium) curriculum and contains activities and information regarding best practices in end of life care. The module focuses on basic principles of palliative care including ...

  23. Last Updated 09/11/2012

    This is the second video in The Geriatric Nurse Educator: A Career for a Lifetime video series, a series of geriatric nursing recruitment videos. This video "The Pathway to Teaching" targets nurses considering a masters degree and highlights ...

  24. Last Updated 04/04/2012

    Nurses care for older adults in health and illness across the full range of health care settings. Especially in late life, physical illness often precipitates and/or is accompanied by psychiatric symptoms. Therefore it is important that nursing ...

  25. Last Updated 10/05/2011

    The "Solutions" Series is designed to provide the NICHE (Nurses Improving Healthsystem Care for Elders) community and other interested audiences with the latest "success stories" related to elder care. The stories are based on the successful ...

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