PCA Pharmacy
2021 Virtual Educational Symposium

Surveys Moving Forward: Impact of the Past

Tammy Alley, RN, Deputy Director Survey Management

Tuesday, September 21st | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm EST

Our webinar is designed for Administrators, Director of Nursing, and nursing staff that provide care to elderly and developmentally disabled persons. Our desire is to provide networking among leaders in the Post-Acute Care, Long Term Care, and Assisted Living industry while providing education on hot button issues. We hope that participants leave with the knowledge and tools to prepare them for the future.

This presentation provides education on tools to improve the quality of care. This program will review updates to the survey process coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Learning Objectives Include:

  1. Explore the survey process moving forward from COVID-19.
  2. Discuss the impact of Infection Control Surveys.
  3. Review the top citations during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  4. Review the top citations moving out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

* Registration and attendance is free.

* This program is approved for Continuing Education for a total of 1 participant hour by NAB/NCERS.

* Program Approval Code: 20220920-1-A77137-DL.

* This educational offering has been reviewed by PCA Pharmacy and is approved for 1 contact hour. PCA
Pharmacy is an approved Kentucky Board of Nursing provider until December 31, 2021. KBN# 7-0019-1221-008. *

Speaker Bios

Tammy Alley, RN
Deputy Director Survey Management

Tammy Alley began in Long term Care in 1986 as a Nursing Assistant. She worked in Long Term Care from 1986 – 1994 as a C.N.A. and QMA. After becoming a Registered Nurse in 1994, she worked in Long Term Care in multiple areas as a staff nurse, unit manager, Assistant Director of Nursing and Director of Nursing. In 2005, she started at the
Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) as a Public Health Nurse Surveyor. In 2013, she became a Public Health Nurse Surveyor Supervisor. In June of 2019, became the Deputy Director of Survey Management for Long Term Care.

Please log on 5 minutes prior to the start of the presentation. Participants MUST stay for the entire course and complete an evaluation in order to receive CE. Additionally, you MUST provide your professional license number to receive credit. CE certificates will be e-mailed to the address the participants used to register within 60 days of webinar completion.

Thank you for your continued support with PCA Pharmacy. If you have any questions, please reach out to Education@pcapharmacy.com.

PCA Pharmacy
2021 Virtual Educational Symposium

Hallucinations and Delusions Associated with Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis

Deborah Wasano, RN, BSN, PHN, RNC

Thursday, October 28th | 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm EST

Our webinar is designed for Administrators, Director of Nursing, and nursing staff that provide care to elderly and developmentally disabled persons. Our desire is to provide networking among leaders in the Post-Acute Care, Long Term Care, and Assisted Living industry while providing education on hot button issues. We hope that participants leave with the knowledge and tools to prepare them for the future.

This presentation provides education on tools to improve the quality of care. This program will review screening and care planning for Parkinson’s patients with hallucinations and delusions.

Learning Objectives Include:

  1. Recognize the motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
  2. Discuss hallucinations and delusions as non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
  3. Examine the role of the treatment team in identifying and treating hallucinations and delusions associated with Parkinson’s disease psychosis in long-term care residents throughout their care transitions.

* Registration and attendance is free.

* There is no continuing education associated with this presentation.

Speaker Bios

Deborah Wasano RN, BSN, PHN, RNC
LTC North Central National Account Manager Acadia
Education Background: University of San Diego and UNC
Nursing Societies: Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society (1983)
Clinical Experience: ER, NICU, Life Flight, LTC, Osteoporosis Certified,
Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Deborah currently works for Acadia Pharmaceuticals as a National Account Manager in Long Term Care. She currently specializes in Parkinson’s Disease & Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis in the Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Settings. Deb teaches Nationally for Acadia on Parkinson’s Disease that includes an emphasis on the motor and non-motor symptoms of the disease. She developed a PDP Nursing Care plan that was Nationally recognized and endorsed by NADONA in 2020.

Please log on 5 minutes prior to the start of the presentation. Participants MUST stay for the entire course and complete an evaluation in order to receive CE. Additionally, you MUST provide your professional license number to receive credit. CE certificates will be e-mailed to the address the participants used to register within 60 days of webinar completion.

Thank you for your continued support with PCA Pharmacy. If you have any questions, please reach out to Education@pcapharmacy.com.