Long Term Care Nursing Certificate (Certificate plus 57.5 contact hours; $119)
This certificate program is appropriate for nurses who are considering taking a job in the long term care nursing field, whether in a nursing facility, life care community, or assisted living or similar settings.
This course is also appropriate for nurses who have been working a long term care setting but have not had any formal education about the long term care setting.
This certificate offers three general orientation courses to the long term care field….its laws, background, how it is shaped.These more general courses are followed by four courses that familiarize you with the myriad of Federal Requirements that must be implemented in the day to day life of the long term care facility. The final two courses offer a short introduction to infection control.