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Infusion Units

WyCOA

Infusion Units:

Infusion Units are packaged lecture materials featuring a film or power-point with teaching notes, discussion questions, and resources for additional reading assignments. 

*Certificates of Completion can be provided for CE reporting!

 

Our collection includes:

- Hold Your Breath - for ethnogeriatrics:  Illuminates the pivotal role of cross-cultural communication in healthcare decision-making, and the urgent need for cultural competence and diversity training in the healthcare professions.  

            -Documentary Film and discussion questions

- Age of Champions: An uplifting story of five competitors who sprint, leap, and swim for gold at the National Senior    Olympics.            

            -Documentary Film and discussion questions

- Health Literacy and Older Adults Module: The degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain,  process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions

                -PowerPoint and teaching notes

Aging Etiquette: Understanding and implementing respectful communication and interaction with people who are older or aging.

            -PowerPoint and teaching notes

- Oral Health: Understand the importance of oral health and how it relates to total physical health; understand the oral  bacteria infection process; show and teach caregivers how to provide oral care for residents with compromised physical or mental abilities; explain how nutrition/eating habits can impact the success of oral health.

                -PowerPoint and discussion questions

- Older Adults Driving:  Overview includes:  the number of older drivers is growing.; Age itself does not make an unsafe driver; Modifications to behavior and equipment can help promote safe driving; Collaborative conversations with older drivers are important; and understand that there are resources available.  2 versions are available:  caregiver and healthcare

                 -Powerpoint and discussion questions

                 -DVD titled “Old People Driving” is available for check out and runs 24 minutes.

 

Please contact wycoa@uwyo.edu or by phone at 307-766-2829 for more information.


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