Penn State Abington

Nursing Home Administrator 120-Hour Training Program

Penn State Abington is pleased to announce:

 

The Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of

Nursing Home Administrators Approved


Nursing Home Administrator

120-Hour Training Program

 

Registration/Information:

Theresa Bloom

215-881-7402

tmb17@psu.edu

 


This Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators approved specialty program is designed to provide a knowledge core of education for those interested in pursuing a career in the long term care administration field. The courses may also serve to satisfy State of Pennsylvania license renewal requirements.  Consisting of sixteen courses, each 7.5 hours in length, the 120-hour program is taught by Penn State University faculty and area professionals.

 

Dates: September 5-October 25, 2014

Day/Time: Friday and Saturday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: Penn State Abington

Cost: $2495

Courses may be taken individually for $175 each

 

Please visit this page for information on qualifying for this training:

 

http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/state_board_of_examiners_of_nursing_home_administrators/12514/licensure_information/599708

 

Courses:

 

9/5-Strategic Planning, Marketing and Public Relations

 

9/6-Social Services, Family and Community Relationships and Resident Rights

 

9/13-Preparation for Licensure/Certification/Accreditation Surveys and Meeting other Regulatory Requirements

 

9/12-Understanding Regulations, Deficiencies, Plans of Corrections and Quality Assurance

 

9/19-Facility Support Services: Building /Grounds, Housekeeping, Laundry and Central Supply

 

9/20-Gerontology, Diseases of Aging, Death & Dying

 

 9/26-Rehabilitation Services and Special Care Services

 

9/27-Administration, Organization and Management of the

Long Term Care Facility

 

10/3-Third Party Reimbursement

 

10/4-Risk Management, Safety and Insurance

 

10/10-The Role of the Government in Health Care Policy

Regulation

 

10/11-Health Support Services: Pharmacy, Medical Records

and Diagnostic Services 

 

10/17-Fiscal Management, Budget and Accounting

 

10/18-Dietary Department and Resident Nutrition 

 

10/24 & 25-Personnel Management and Labor Relations 

 

10/24 & 25-The Nursing Department and Resident Care Management