Pennsylvania Personal Care Home Administrator 100-Hour Training

Pennsylvania Personal Care Home Administrator 100-Hour Training

Personal Care Home Administrator 100-Hour Training Program

Dates: September 9-November 12, 2016

Location: Penn State Abington

Conference Center, room 102

Directions and campus map:

http://abington.psu.edu/this-is-penn-state

T. Bloom, 267-265-5314 on program days

Class times:

 

Fridays, 5-9:15pm

Saturdays, 9am-5:15pm

The PCHA Exam will be administered the week of November 14, 2016.

Tuition

$1450

PSU Alumni/Veteran Discount: 10%

Registration

Call Theresa Bloom at 215-881-7402 to register.

If you have any questions please Theresa Bloom at 215-881-7402.

Day/Date Class Time
The classes below may be taken individually at the cost of $15 per credit hour. To register call Theresa Bloom at 215-881-7402
9/23/16 Local, State, and Federal Law and Regulations Pertaining to the Operation of a Personal Care Home-2 hours 5-7pm
9/23/16 Personal Care Home Contracts-2 hours 7-9pm
9/24/16 Gerontology-6 hours 9am-4pm
9/30/16 Writing, Completing and Implementing Initial Assessments, Annual Assessment and Support Plans-5 hours 5-9pm
10/1/16 Cultural Compentence-3 hours 1:30-4:30pm
10/1/16 Community Resources: Social Services and Activities in the Community-4 hours 9am-1pm
10/7/16 Personal Care Services and Hygiene, 4.5 hours 5-9:30pm
10/8/16 Recreation-4 hours 9am-1pm
10/14/16 Budgeting, Financial Record Keeping and Resident Records-4 hours 5-9pm
10/15/16 Nutrition, Food Handling, and Sanitation-7 hours 9am-5pm
10/21/16 Writing Assessments…5 hours 5-6pm
10/21/16 Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Reporting, 6 hours 6-9:15pm
10/22/16 Care for Residents with Dementia, Cognitive Impairment, or Other Special Needs-8 hours 9am-5:30pm
10/28/16 Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Reporting, 6 hours 5-8pm
10/29/16 Care for Resident's with Mental Illness, 4.5 hours 1:30-6:00pm
10/29/16 Staff Supervision and Staff Person Training Including Developing Orientation and Training Guidelines for Staff-4 hours 9am-1pm
11/4/16 Fire Prevention & Emergency Preparedness, 4 hours 5-9pm
11/5/16 Medication Procedures, Medication Effects/Side Effects and Universal Precautions-7 hours 9am-4:30pm
11/11/16 Care for Residents with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities-2 hours 5-7pm
11/12/16 Care for Resident's with Mental Illness, 4.5 hours 1:30-6:00pm
11/12/16 Staff Supervision and Staff Person Training Including Developing Orientation and Training Guidelines for Staff-4 hours 9am-1pm

 

 

Cancellation Policy:

A full refund, less the $25 cancellation fee, will be processed for cancellations requested on or before September 1, 2016.

For more information please contact:

Theresa Bloom

tmb17@psu.edu 

215-881-7402

PCHA Orientation Schedule:

Visit the PA Department of Human Services homepage and search for 2016 Personal Care Home Administrator Orientation Schedule and pick the correct option to view the schedule.

This free 6-hour class that must be attended before, during, or after the 100-Hour Training and exam, and must be completed before you begin acting in the capacity of a Personal Care Home Administrator.  This free program is very informative and you must register for it.  If you are interested please register-they do fill up.

Who should attend the 100-Hour Training?

Aspiring personal care home administrators, nurses, caregivers, and health care professionals can complete the State Department of Public Welfare’s 100-hour standardized training program at Penn State Abington.

See pictures from our previous classes.

Why choose this program?

  • Earn your professional education with Penn State-the Big Ten in your backyard!
  • Penn State Abington is the only PCHA 100-Hour Training Provider that offers evening and weekend classes to fit your busy schedule.
  • Our location has easy access to public transit and major highways and the Pennsylvania turnpike.
  • Every one of our instructors are subject matter experts.  You will not find more qualified instructors anywhere.
  • Our proven track record speaks for itself: well over 100 graduates and a pass rate of 98%.

What do former students say about the Training?

"The PCHA program was not only a source of vast information and education,  it also played a tremendous role in helping me identify the best suitable sector for me as an Administrator." - Daniel Samai

See more testimonials


 

PCHA Course List

  • Fire Prevention and Emergency Preparedness-4 hours
  • Medication Procedures, Medication Effects/Side Effects and Universal Precautions-7 hours
  • Personal Care & Hygiene Services-9 hours
  • Local, State, and Federal Law and Regulations Pertaining to the Operation of a Personal Care Home-2 hours
  • Nutrition, Food Handling, and Sanitation-7 hours
  • CPR and First Aid Certification-7 hours
  • Recreation-4 hours
  • Resident Rights-3 hours
  • Care for Residents with Mental Illness-9 hours
  • Gerontology-6 hours
  • Care for Residents with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities-2 hours
  • Care for Residents with Dementia, Cognitive Impairment, or Other Special Needs-8 hours
  • Community Resources: Social Services and Activities in the Community-4 hours
  • Staff Supervision and Staff Person Training Including Developing Orientation and Training Guidelines for Staff-8 hours
  • Budgeting, Financial Record Keeping and Resident Records-4 hours
  • Writing, Completing and Implementing Initial Assessments, Annual Assessment and Support Plans-5 hours
  • Resident Home Contracts-2 hours
  • Abuse and Neglect Prevention and Reporting-6 hours
  • Cultural Competency-3 hours