Educational Opportunities

Arizona LeadingAge Education Headquarters 

All On-Demand Webinars available at the Education Headquarters


Programs 

Arizona LeadingAge - Fall Prevention & Recovery 

  • The Arizona LeadingAge Fall Prevention & Training Program was built to provide comprehensive and ongoing education to aging services providers to comply with ARS 36-420.01.

    Each module presents a deep-dive into fall prevention, specific department approaches to fall prevention, and fall recovery through powerpoints, resources, and a quiz.

    After completion of the following modules with a quiz score at or greater than 75% with no more than two attempts an individual is eligible to attempt the final exam to receive a certificate.

    • Introduction to Fall Prevention
    •  Choose the module that relates to your aging services setting
      •  Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living Centers, Assisted Living Homes, or Adult Day Centers
    • Fall Recovery 

Target Audience: Executive Directors, Administrators, Nurse Leaders, QAPI Team Members, Physical & Occupational Therapy, and Assisted Living Managers

Pricing:

Members: $200/ Non-Members: $300

Licensed Residential Homes Members: $75/ Licensed Residential Homes Non-Members: $100

Adult Day Center Members: $75/ Adult Day Center Non-Members: $100



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Webinars

Upcoming Webinars: 

SNF Compliance Pro Primer

This 6-week session begins November 2022 and will focus on skill building for serving effectively as the facility Compliance Officer or compliance program contact/liaison with a focus on establishing an effective Compliance Program. Topics will move beyond program basics to include guidance on driving a robust compliance & ethics program in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. Recordings or live sessions are included with the webinar purchase.

Target Audience: Administrator, Compliance Officer, Compliance Personnel, QA Team, Director of Nursing, Department Heads

Full Series:

Members $400/ Non-Members $700

Single Session:

Members $75/ Non-Members $125

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5-Star Work Plans A to Z

This series examines the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing and Quality Measures including how the rating is calculated and analyzing facility data with a focus on developing a work plan to improve or maintain 5-Star Status. Common obstacles to 5-Star status will be discussed with tips and strategies for advancing facility performance. 

Target Audience: Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, and Department Heads

Full Series:

Members $420/ Non-Members $720

Single Session:

Members $80/ Non-Members $149

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Assisted Living Manager Training Program 

January 16 - January 20, 2023

Location:

3877 N. 7th St. Suite 280

Phoenix, AZ 85014

Application Criteria

Pre-requisite for the Assisted Living Manager Training program is to have a valid form of ID, an Arizona Caregiver Certificate obtained after August 2013 (unless you are licensed in Arizona as an MD, DO, RN, LPN, or Arizona Nursing Care Institution Administrator), a valid fingerprint clearance card, valid CPR/First Aid card, and an Arizona food handler's card.

Assisted Living Manager Training Program Structure

*Applications will be processed Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM*

  • Step One: Submit the registration packet with additional documents prior to check-in.
  • Step Two: Attend, study, and complete the curriculum.
  • Step Three: Arizona LeadingAge will register the individual for the State Exam.
  • Step Four: Take the state exam and pass!
Members $300/Non-Members $500

Caregiver Training Bridge Program 

February 8 - February 9, 2023

Location:

3877 N. 7th St. Suite 280

Phoenix, AZ 85014

Application Criteria

Pre-requisite for the CNA/DCW-Caregiver Bridge program is to have a valid form of ID, and a valid CNA/DCW license in the state of Arizona, a valid fingerprint clearance card, and an Arizona food handler's card.

Bridge Training Program Structure

  • Application: Complete the event registration.
  • *Applications will be processed Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM*

    • Step One: Submit the registration packet with additional documents.
    • Step Two: Attend, study, and complete the medication curriculum.
    • Step Three: Arizona LeadingAge will register the individual for the State Exam.
    • Step Four: Take the state exam and pass!

Members $150/Non-Members $225

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Caregiver Training Program 


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On-Demand Webinars: 

Fingerprinting: Understanding Updated Regulation

Join Arizona LeadingAge and Isaacson P.C for this informative session on fingerprint clearance cards. This session covers the recent changes and clarification on individuals who need to be fingerprinted in a nursing care institution. This session will dive into the administrative rules and discuss the impact of the HB2049 from the 2022 legislative session.

Target Audience: Executive Directors, Administrators, Assisted Living Managers, and Human Resource Directors

Session:

Members: $30/ Non-Members: $75

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RoP Interpretative Guidance Phases 2 & 3

On June 29, 2022, CMS released revised Long-Term Care surveyor guidance, including clarifications and technical corrections of Phase 2 guidance issued in 2017, new guidance for Phase 3 issued in 2019, and guidance on the new arbitration requirements which became effective September 2019. Surveyors will begin using this guidance to identify noncompliance on October 24, 2022. This four-part educational webinar will explain the updates and changes of the regulations and guidance. Attendees will be able to gain knowledge on developing actions plans for achieving compliance related to the updates and changes. Attendees will be able to ask questions to gain clarification from an expert in health law.

Target Audience: Administrators, Assisted Living Managers, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nurses, and Clinical Leaders

Series:

Members Free/ Non-Members $60

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Liability Workshop: Understanding COVID-19's Impact

Arizona LeadingAge is offering a Liability Workshop to understand the newly passed liability protection legislation for businesses in Arizona.  

The session will go over the new liability laws, specific required documentation, and best practices to protect your organization under the new Arizona law.

Members $30/Non-Members $75

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