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ECHO Care of the Elderly for LTC: COVID-19

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Where: Online Cost: Free

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UPDATE: Due to interest we have expanded our program until June 2. Topics of new sessions will be released soon

These are unprecedented times that put extra pressure on LTC homes and team members. These online sessions will help those working in LTC build resiliency and strengthen their LTC teams.

Join in at any stage of the four-week session!

Overview

• 8 weekly sessions
• Tuesdays 11:00am-12:00pm
• April 24, 2020 to June 2, 2020

What topics will be covered?

Topic
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 Symptom & End of Life Management for the COVID-19 Positive Resident
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 Preparing your LTC for COVID-19
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Busting Infection Control Myths about COVID-19 in LTC
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Anxiety and Stress
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 Ethical Guidance for Long-Term Care During a Pandemic and the Isolation of Residents with Dementia
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Delirium: Prevention, Assessment & Management during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Engaging and Integrating Redeployed Staff into Long-Term Care’
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Rebuilding Relationships with Families in the Context of COVID-19: Compassionate and Proactive Communication

What is Project ECHO?
Project ECHO is an educational program that uses videoconferencing and case-based learning to build capacity in primary care providers.

Who can participate or join?
Anyone working in long-term care who wants to help their team and themselves to work well under the stress of COVID-19.

The sessions will be recorded and will be uploaded within a few days after the original air date.

View the recordings here

Venue Information

Online

Organizer Information

About the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

The Ontario CLRI is funded by the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Long-Term Care, and hosted at Baycrest Health Sciences, Bruyère, and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging.

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