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Understanding Alzheimer's Disease

1.0 CEU

FREE Accredited 46 states*

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  • Describe what is happening inside the brain of someone with Alzheimer's disease
  • Discuss common side effects of medications and demonstrate proper protocol in reporting side effects
  • List the three stages of Alzheimer’s Disease and describe symptoms
  • Describe ways to meet each of the personal, nutrition, and personal care needs of an Alzheimer’s client
  • Demonstrate effective strategies for communicating with Alzheimer’s clients

CNA Class CEU Details

After passing the CNA CEU Class, you'll be promoted to take a quiz. After the quiz, you'll be able to download your CEU certificate.

Understanding Alzheimer's disease is a free CEU training course for certified nursing assistants and also built for anyone that wants to better understand how to care for an Alzheimer’s patient. The CNA training course provides background on the basic biology of Alzheimer's disease, its three stages, and how it is diagnosed and treated. You’ll gain insight into how to communicate with Alzheimer’s clients, how to keep them safe, and how to meet their personal care, nutritional, and emotional needs. You can take the course to learn more about being a CNA or to meet state requirements for 1 CNA CEU credit in 46 states. After you complete the 60-minute course, print a CNA CEU online certificate.

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This free CNA CEU course meets State Requirements in the following states:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
This course is brought to you free-of-charge by In The Know.

In The Know offers education for caregivers and certified nursing assistants. By focusing solely on caregiver education, they're an industry leader of valuable content and up to date on any changes in legislation and regulations. The courses are are written by nurses to meet the unique responsibilities, duties, experience, and education for caregivers and nurse aides nationwide.

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