This course is for all staff who are providing social services in skilled nursing facilities.  Jody Giacopuzzi, LCSW, has been providing social work consultation to skilled nursing facilities for over 35 years.

This course is self-paced and utilizes the flexibility of online instruction combined with the personal interaction with a psychosocial consultant.  There are 9 information-packed modules.  A certificate of completion is provided after the required quizzes are completed.

Purchase  of this course also includes two of our online courses “Ftag 745 What Every Social Service Staff Member Must Know” and “Social Services and the New Mega Rule”.

Module One: Long-term Care- An Overview of Social Service Skills, Interventions and Organization.

Module Two: Documentation

Module Three: Completing Medically-related Social Service: Beyond Documentation

Module Four: Planning for Successful Discharges

Module Five: Community: Utilizing Social Work Systems for your Facility

Module Six: Behaviors and Cognition: The Resident’s Mental Health and Behaviors….and Yours!

Module Seven: Key to Communication: How to Become a Valued Member of the IDT

Module Eight: True Advocacy: Legal Issues for Social Service

Module Nine: Preparing for Survey: Achieving an A+ for Social Service Department

After purchasing this course you will gain immediate access to “Ftag 745 What Every Social Service Staff Member Must Know” and “Social Services and the New Mega Rule. Within two business days, your psychosocial consultant coach will contact with instructions on how to start Module One.

Course Curriculum

Social Service Certification Course for Skilled Nursing Facilities
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  • $295.00
  • 90 Days

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