CareAcademy Core: 70+ State-Approved Classes

CareAcademy Core Classes

Introduction to Caregiving

  • What Does It Mean To Be A Professional Caregiver?
  • Clients’ Rights, HIPAA & Elder Abuse Prevention *
  • Observation, Reporting & Documentation: Part 1
  • Observation, Reporting & Documentation: Part 2
  • Observation, Reporting & Documentation: Part 3
  • Vital Signs: Part 1
  • Vital Signs: Part 2

Emergency & Safety

  • Emergency Procedures *
  • Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 1
  • Safety Precautions & Falls Prevention: Part 2

Assisting with Daily Living

  • Assisting with Personal Care Through ADLs *
  • Assisting with Bathing
  • Assisting with Elimination Needs
  • Assisting with Oral Hygiene *

Assisting with Living Independently

  • Assisting with Independent Living Through IADLs
  • Overview of Transfers & Mobility Equipment
  • Assisting with Range of Motion Exercises
  • Assisting with Activities & Recreational Therapy at Home

Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias

  • Introduction to Dementia Care
  • Communicating with a Person with Dementia
  • End of Life Dementia Care
  • Addressing Agitation & Aggression in Dementia
  • Safety in Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease Dementia
  • The Science of Dementia

  • Person-Centered Care for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Clients’ Rights and Abuse Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with ADLs

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Bathing

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Grooming

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Dressing

  • Assisting Older Adults Living with Dementia with Oral Hygiene

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Toileting

  • Assisting an Older Adult Living with Dementia with Eating

  • Mobility and Falls Prevention for Older Adults Living with Dementia
  • Activities for Older Adults Living with Dementia

Caregiver Self-Care

  • Coping Skills for Caregivers
  • Improving Caregiver Empathy
  • Managing Job-Related Stress

Communication & Professionalism

  • Professionalism: Communication, Problem Solving & Cultural Competency *
  • Communicating with Older Adults
  • Time Management & Organization Skills
  • Hiring & Communicating with Caregivers
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention
  • Working with an Aging Population *

Nutrition and Meal Preparation

  • Overview of Nutrition & Food Preparation
  • Modifying Diets to Assist with Difficulty Chewing

Mental Health

  • Overview of Depression Care
  • Overview of Anxiety Care
  • Overview of Mental Illness Care

Managing Specific Health Conditions

  • Overview of Cancer Care
  • Overview of Heart Disease Care
  • Overview of Parkinson’s Disease Care
  • Overview of Diabetes Mellitus Care
  • Overview of End of Life Care
  • Overview of Care After Hospital Discharge
  • Overview of Care After a Stroke
  • Overview of Intellectual Disability Care
  • Gastrointestinal Issues: Heartburn, Constipation & Diarrhea
  • Obesity & Weight Management
  • Overview of Arthritis Care
  • Advanced Heart Disease Care
  • Overview of HIV/AIDS
  • Non-Drug Pain Management
  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 1
  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: Part 2
  • Managing Breathing Difficulties
  • Overview of Skin Care & Wound Prevention
  • Managing Respiratory Diseases
  • Overview of Body Systems
  • Medication Administration Basics

Infection Control

  • Maintaining a Clean & Healthy Environment (Infection Control) *
  • Personal Protective Equipment for Home Care
  • Overview of COVID-19

Home Management

  • Light Housekeeping Techniques

*Closed Captions (English) and Spanish Subtitles Available

CareAcademy Video Library

  • Hand Hygiene
  • Donning and Doffing Gloves
  • Assistance with Bedpan Use
  • Tub Bath or Shower
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Assisting with Medication Self-Administration: The Five Rights
  • Assisting an Older Adult to Walk Safely
  • Assisting an Older Adult to Fall Safely
  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer Using a Gait Belt
  • Assisting an Older Adult to Transfer from a Wheelchair to a Car
  • Moving an Older Adult Up in Bed
  • Assisting an Older Adult to Sit at the Side of the Bed
  • Proper Body Mechanics & Safety
  • Reporting the Client’s Condition
  • Incident Reports
  • Characteristics of Good Documentation
  • Reporting Emergencies
  • Understanding Your Client’s Rights
  • Client Confidentiality
  • Health Care Proxy
  • Living Will
  • Setting Clear Goals and Priorities
  • Signs and Symptoms of Anxiety
  • Signs and Symptoms of Depression
  • Determining Normal vs. Abnormal Conditions
  • Documentation Problems
  • How to Administer Oral Liquids
  • Active Range of Motion for the Upper Body
  • Taking a Tympanic Temperature
  • Dealing with Conflict
  • What is Empathy?
  • HIV Transmission and Infection

ANCC Accredited Nursing Continuing Education Course List

  • Clinical Care for the Heart Failure Patient
  • Diabetes Care: Prevention and Clinical Care of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
  • Human Trafficking Training for Michigan Healthcare Professionals: Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking
  • Best-Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training for West Virginia Nurses (3 Hours)
  • Prescription Drug Abuse: Opioid Diversion and Best-Practice Prescribing
  • Substance Abuse Education for Delaware Nurses: Drug Diversion Training and Best- Practice Prescribing
  • Older Adult and Geriatric Care for Texas Nurses
  • Elder Care
  • Human Trafficking Training for Florida Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals: Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking
  • Pain and Symptom Management for Michigan Nurses: Opioid Misuse, Abuse, and Diversion
  • Best-Practice Prescribing and Drug Diversion Training for West Virginia Nurses (1 Hour)
  • Metabolic Syndrome: Risk, Diagnosis, and Treatment
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Training: OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
  • Medical Errors: Prevention and Patient Safety
  • Prevention of Medical Errors for Florida Healthcare Professionals
  • Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse, Neglect, and Maltreatment
  • Child Abuse Mandated Reporter Training for New York State: Identifying and Reporting Child Abuse and Maltreatment
  • Cardiac Patient Care: Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Bioterrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Emergency Preparedness for Nevada Nurses
  • Understanding Mental Illness for All Healthcare Professionals: Integrating Physical and Mental Health Care
  • Asthma Patient Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases: What Nurses Need to Know: STD/STI Prevention and Treatment
  • Prostate Cancer Patient Care: Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment
  • Dementia: Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Care
  • Burnout and Stress: Creating a Healthy Workplace
  • Ethics for Case Managers, Part 2: Burnout and Stress: Creating a Healthy Workplace
  • Fall Prevention: Interventions for Balance Problems and Risks
  • Obesity in America: Management and Treatment in Children, Adolescents, and Adults
  • Elder Abuse and Dependent Adult Abuse: Recognition and Reporting for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
  • Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma: Child Abuse Prevention: Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Wound Care
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Patient Management
  • Diabetes Type 1: Patient Care for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
  • Pain Management: Assessment and Patient Care for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
  • Non-Cancer Pain Management for New Mexico Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Pain Management for Oregon Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals
  • Breast Cancer: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
  • Ohio Nurse Practice Act (1 Hour): Law and Rules – Category A
  • Ohio Nurse Practice Act (2 Hours): Law and Rules – Category A
  • Stroke: Comprehensive Acute Stroke Care
  • Pregnancy Complications: Medical Management, Nursing Care, and Patient Teaching
  • End-of-Life, Palliative, and Hospice Care
  • Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery for New Jersey Nurses
  • Organ and Tissue Donation and Recovery
  • Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment: Assessment, Wound Care, and Healing
  • Suicide Prevention Training Program for Washington Healthcare Professionals (6 Hours): Suicide Assessment, Treatment, and Management
  • Health and Behavior: Techniques to Facilitate Change in Patients
  • LGBTQ Cultural Competence Training for Washington, DC
  • Ethics for Case Managers: CCMC Board-Certified Case Manager CE
  • Sexual Harassment Training for Illinois Healthcare Professionals
  • Suicide Risk and Prevention among Veterans for West Virginia Nurses: Mental Health Conditions Common to Veterans and Their Family Members
  • LGBTQ Cultural Competence Training
  • Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma CE for Kentucky Nurses: Prevent and Report Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Sexual Harassment Training
  • Workplace Violence and Safety: Prevention and Solution Strategies
  • Ethics for Case Managers, Part 3: Workplace Violence and Safety in Healthcare
  • HIV/AIDS Training and Education for Healthcare Professionals
  • HIV/AIDS for Florida Healthcare Professionals
  • Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace for Florida Nurses
  • Telephone Triage: Best Practice and Systems for Telehealth Nursing
  • HIV/AIDS Training for Washington Healthcare Professionals (7 Hours)
  • Suicide Intervention and Prevention
  • Domestic Violence Education
  • Domestic Violence Education for Kentucky Nurses
  • Domestic Violence Education for Florida Nurses
  • Suicide Prevention and Screening
  • COVID-19: The Impact of a Pandemic on Mental Health: Providing Mental Health Interventions for Patients and Healthcare Workers
  • Mental Health Crisis Intervention and Support for Patients
  • Mental Health Crisis Intervention and Support for Patients
  • Diabetes Type 2: Prevention, Symptoms, and Treatment
  • Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace
  • Infection Control: Preventing and Controlling Infectious Diseases, including COVID-19
  • Infection Control Training for New York State Healthcare Professionals
  • Forensic Evidence Collection for Texas Nurses: Sexual Assault Survivor Examination Guidelines
  • Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics for Texas: Standards of Nursing Practice
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) for West Virginia Nurses: Mental Health Conditions Common to Veterans
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): Symptoms and Treatment in Veterans
  • COVID-19 and Seasonal Flu 2020-2021: What Healthcare Professionals Need to Know
  • Human Trafficking: Victim Recognition and Intervention for Healthcare Professionals

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