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Promoting Quality of Life through Effective Communication, March 26 at 5 p.m.

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social worker, certified case manager, nurse, volunteer, physician CMEshow details + $45.00 (USD)  
Nursing Home Administrator (NAB)show details + $50.00 (USD)  
Stella Maris/Mercy Employees & Volunteersshow details + $0.00 (USD)  

  • Effective Communication
    March 26, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Speaker: Diane Martin, Ph.D.
Director, Geriatrics and Gerontology Education and Research Program
Senior Lecturer, UM Graduate School
University of Maryland, Baltimore

Effective communication is an important component of person-centered care and necessary to promote quality of later life. During this scenario-based educational conference, attendees will learn to recognize factors that negatively impact medical and non-medical communication and discover communication strategies that effectively enhance interactions with older adults. Therapeutic communication will also be discussed, including how it can be successfully used to interact with older adults and when working with persons with dementia to reduce resistance to care.

Time: Registration & Dinner begins at 4:00 p.m.; Speaker begins at 5 p.m. and concludes at 8:15 p.m.

Location: Stella Maris Auditorium, 2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, MD 21093

Menu: Grilled chicken topped with peppers, onions and tomatoes; Greek Salad; Tumeric Rice; and Pita & Hummus

3.0 Category I CEUs Approved by the Maryland Board of Social Work
3.0 Contact Hours by the Maryland Board of Nurses, pending
3.0 CMEs for physicians, pending
3.0 Credits for Certified Case Managers (CCMC), pending
3.0 NAB credits for Nursing Home Administrators (NAB Credits), pending
3.0 CEs NCCAP for Activity Directors, pending

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2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, Maryland, 21093, United States

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  • Effective Communication
    March 26, 2020
    5:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Speaker: Diane Martin, Ph.D. Director, Geriatrics and Gerontology Education and Research Program Senior Lecturer, UM Graduate School University of Maryland, Baltimore Effective communication is an important component of person-centered care and necessary to promote quality of later life. During this scenario-based educational conference, attendees will learn to recognize factors that negatively impact medical and non-medical (more…)

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