Category Archives: Long-Term Care

Past Free Webcast – Electronic Monitoring in LTC in Minnesota and Allowable Compassion Care Visits – July 15 at Noon

By: Cheryl Hennen, State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, MN Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care & Aisha Elmquist, Deputy Ombudsman, MN Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care

Earn 1 hr. CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines.
MGS is listed as a Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing.
(The CEU is free for MGS members; $15 for non-members.)

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Handout – Electronic Monitoring and Compassion Care Visits 7.15.20

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Past Free Webinar – You are the Key – Stand Up for Yourself and Each Other: A Self-Advocacy Training – December 18 at Noon

By: Jane Brink, LSW, Self-Advocacy Specialist, Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care – Minnesota Board on Aging

Handout – Stand UP For Yourself And Each Other- 12.18.19

What would your sign say?

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Earn 1 CEU, pre-approved for Social Workers by BOSW; self-submit other disciplines.
MGS is listed as a Continuing Education Resource by the MN Board of Nursing.
(The CEU is free for MGS members; $15 for non-members.)

Self-advocacy is an important life skill that doesn’t disappear as people age. It is a critical piece for those older adults receiving care in long-term facilities, and those who receive ongoing support. To help facilitate this ability to communicate their needs, as well as participate in decisions, the Minnesota Office of Ombudsman for Long-Term Care partnered with Moving Home Minnesota (a Money Follows the Person project) to develop a training curriculum for people who receive long-term services and support.

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