Webinar: Reducing Falls in Assisted Living

Webinar: Reducing Falls in Assisted Living
Did you know that decreased mobility is the primary cause of falls and a decline in function for assisted living clients? In this webinar, participants will learn about exercise programs that reduce the occurrence of falls and a decline in function by enhancing the mobility, balance, strength, and endurance of assisted living clients. Sign up for this webinar by national expert, Jeri Lundgren and gain an understanding of how to set up an environment to help promote safe mobility.

Learning Objectives
Upon conclusion of this session, the learner will be able to:
  • Recognize how immobility is the primary cause of falls in the elderly.
  • Identify exercise programs that maintain or improve their mobility, strength, and balance.
  • Describe how to set up an environment that promotes safe mobility.

Jeri LundgrenMs. Jeri A. Lundgren, RN, BSN, PHN, CWS, CWCN
President, Senior Providers Resource

Jeri Ann Lundgren has been working in long-term care since 1990. She has an extensive background in wound management and has specialized in wound care nationally since 1994. She has also focused on the effects of immobility and worked with Exercise Physiologists, Physical Therapists, Personal Trainers, Ergonomics, and Nursing to develop fall reduction and mobility enhancement programs. Her extensive background in long-term care nationally includes: survey management, litigation support, wound care consultation, program development, and consultant/presenter for several state Quality Improvement Organizations and departments of health. Currently, Ms. Lundgren is the President of Senior Providers Resource.


DATE: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
TIME: 1:30 PM–2:30 PM CST
COST: Care Providers of Minnesota members:
  • $75 per connection (live webinar, 30-day archive access, no CEUs)
  • $90 per connection (live webinar, 30-day archive access, CEUs for one person)
Prospective members:
  • $125 per connection (live webinar, 7-day archive access, no CEUs)
CEUs*: Care Providers of Minnesota will apply for 1 clock/contact hour.
The Minnesota Board of Nursing has adopted new rules regarding continuing education requirements for nurses. The contact hour is now defined as 60 minutes (previously it was 50 minutes).
CODE: MN18-91824
* Webinar CEUs will be given only to the person listed on the registration form. Additional people may listen in on the same connection, but only the person listed on the registration form may receive CEUs per connection. Each individual requesting CEUs must use a different connection and register and pay separately.

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4/17/2018 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

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A grant was generously provided by Minneapolis Northwest CVB for this program.