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New Data Shows Best Practices for Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Elderly

Angie Szumlinski Announcements, Training

Resources for Integrated Care, a website dedicated to adults dually eligible for Medicaid and Medicare, has released a new webinar to help participants identify common causes of pain among the elderly, utilize effective treatment, and help older adults self-manage pain in a healthy way. Ineffective treatment of this kind of constant pain often leads to serious health concerns for the …

Free Training from CDC: Preventing Legionnaires’ Disease: A Training on Legionella Water Management Programs

Angie Szumlinski Training

Are you involved in water safety for buildings? Take the new free training from CDC and partners on creating a water management program to reduce risk for Legionnaires’ disease. The training aligns with industry standards on managing risk for Legionella bacteria (ASHRAE 188). What Are the Benefits of This Training? The training: Outlines how to reduce risk for Legionella in facilities through water management programs. Helps water …

Upcoming Webinar – Early Identification of Sepsis in Nursing Facilities: Opportunities and Hurdles Webinar

Angie Szumlinski News, Training

Sepsis is a leading cause of hospital readmissions for nursing home residents, yet the early identification of sepsis in nursing homes remains a challenge. With limited research available, how might we begin to tackle this problem? Please join Christine LaRocca, MD and the National Nursing Home Quality Improvement Campaign to learn more about sepsis, who is at risk and the …