Our Affiliates

Our national partner, LeadingAge, is an association of 6,000 not for profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging

Together, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that supports, enables and empowers people to live fully as they age.

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Calendar of Events

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Relias Learning is our new Online Training Partner

The Relias training program provides a complete curriculum of in-service and regulatory courses required by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), as well as important resident care topics that specifically address the needs of our providers and their employees.

NEW! Relias Learning Systems offers approved CEs for nearly 50 educational activities approved by DSHS for Home Care Aide/Long Term Care Workers meeting the I-1163 requirement for 12 continuing education hours.

Request a DEMO today!

April

21

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation MDS 3.0 / RUG IV Distant Learning 17-Part Series

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QA/PI (Level) Intermediate – EDs, Administrators, DONs/Nursing, Corporate Staff, Social Services, Activities, Dining Services

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Pacific
1.5 DSHS Education Credit

Speaker: Jane Belt, MS, RN, RAC-MT Consulting Manager, Plante Moran PLLC

Registration  Full Series Packet and Overview

26

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation 3-Part Webinar Series Cyber Security

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Security Solutions – Part 2 of 3 

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1 DSHS Education Credit

Speaker:  Alan Tacy, Virtual CTO, BlackPoint IT Services

Registration  Complimentary

27-29

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation brings Laughter Enrichment Education Program MEPAP

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Laughter Enrichment is continuing to offer their certification class for Activity Professionals – the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP)

Location: Wesley Homes, Des Moines
Block I – Jan. 27-29,  Block II – March 23-25, Block III – April 27-29, Block IV -Oct. 5-7, Block V – Nov. 16-18, 2016

Full details

28

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation MDS 3.0 / RUG IV Distant Learning 17-Part Series

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Reaching for the Stars – Five-Star (Level) Intermediate – EDs, Administrators, DONs/Nursing, Corporate Staff

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Pacific
1.5 DSHS Education Credit

Speaker: Jane Belt, MS, RN, RAC-MT Consulting Manager, Plante Moran PLLC

Registration  Full Series Packet and Overview

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

May

5

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation MDS 3.0 / RUG IV Distant Learning 17-Part Series

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Where Do We Go From Here? Best Practices for MDS Coordinators NEW (Level) Intermediate – MDS Coordinators

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Pacific
1.5 DSHS Education Credit

Speaker: Jane Belt, MS, RN, RAC-MT Consulting Manager, Plante Moran PLLC

Registration  Full Series Packet and Overview

6

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation /  the Washington Dental Service Foundation offering 

Oral Health for Caregivers – Training of Trainers Workshop

Complimentary 5 hour Training
Approved by DSHS
Location TBD

Speaker: Jenny Shuler, CDA, BA – Educator for PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center

Registration and Details

12

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation Nurse Leader Insider 6-part Webinar Series

DON Leader Series

Recruitment, Retention and Team Building 

Noon  – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1.5 Education Credits

Speaker: Pathway Health Services

Registration

24

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation 3-Part Webinar Series Cyber Security

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Security Defense (Last Resort) – Part 3 of 3 

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1 DSHS Education Credit

Speaker:  Andrew Hutchinson, Business Continuity Specialist, BlackPoint IT Services

Registration  Complimentary

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

June

6-9

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation Annual Conference

LeadingAge WA 65th Anniversary

Date: June 6 – 9, 2016
Location: Davenport Hotel, Spokane
Lodging Block is now open!
Conference Registration OPENS March 25th

Additional details

16

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation Nurse Leaders Web 6-part Webinar Series

DON Leader Series

Free of Accident Hazards: Supervision to Prevent Accidents

Noon  – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1.5 Education Credits

Speaker: Pathway Health Services

Registration

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

July

7

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Assessment, Treatment & Management Training

Location: Embassy Suites, Tukwila Directions
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Pacific
6 DSHS Credits
Training will meet the 6 hour state mandated requirements [RCW 43.70.442 in WA State]

Speaker: Dr. Ursula Whiteside, Clinical Psychologist and a member of the Clinical Faculty at the University of Washington

Registration

14

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation Nurse Leaders Web 6-part Series

DON Leader Series

Top 10 F-Tags and Operational Strategies for Pro-Active Approach 

Noon  – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1.5 Education Credits

Speaker: Pathway Health Services

Registration

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

August

11

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation Nurse Leaders Webinar 6-part Series

DON Leader Series

Utilizing the EHR for 21st Century Leadership 

Noon  – 1:30 p.m. Pacific
1.5 Education Credit

Speaker: Pathway Health Services

Registration

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation

October

6

LeadingAge Washington AGE-ucation /  the Washington Dental Service Foundation offering 

Oral Health for Caregivers – Training of Trainers Workshop

Complimentary 5 hour Training
Approved by DSHS
Location TBD

Speaker: Jenny Shuler, CDA, BA – Educator for PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center

Registration and Details

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