Knowledge of Dementia Disorders for Healthcare Assistants
This course is intended as a basic overview of dementia disorders, intended for certified nursing assistants and healthcare assistants.
This course was created October 8, 2014.
About the Course
This course is approved for .5 continuing education credit by the American Medical Certification Association. This course takes approximately .5 hours to complete.
1. Identify the primary causes of dementia 2. Differentiate between irreversible and reversible dementia 3. Understand the definition and significance of delirium 4. Describe how brain changes affect the way a person functions and behaves 5. Discuss why it is important to individualize the care you provide to someone with dementia