MU Enhanced Leadership Development Academy for Long Term Care-RNs, NHAs, & SWs from settings other than skilled nursing facilities

  • Date: May. 18, 2018 - Oct. 19, 2018
  • Format: blended
  • Continuing education units: 50.0
  • $1,000.00
  • This course is offered by:
    Nursing Outreach
For RNs, NHAs, & SWs from settings other than skilled nursing facilities, this professional development certificate program offers a proven curriculum to help you build the self-confidence, talents and persistence you need to lead a top performing team. In addition, through this 50 CE credit certificate program you'll gain enhanced knowledge and skills you can immediately apply to your work setting. The 2018 program is offered over 5 months, May to October. The course first and last days (May 18 and October 19) are required face-to-face sessions in Columbia, MO. The remainder of course is online. The program target audience includes RNs (you do not have to be a DoN), NHAs and Social Workers. We highly encourage the RN-NHA leadership team to enroll together to foster the team’s ability to make sustainable improvement in their organization. The course includes the Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI) - evidence-based leadership assessment instrument and professional development planning package with one on one consultation. For more information


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     This self-directed course is the second in a series that have been developed for self-directed learning about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This module focuses on screening for ASD and how to make referrals for children who may present with a concern for autism.  Topics include a general overview of child development, specific screening tools for ASD, the importance of early screening and referral and resources for referring families of children with a concern for autism.

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