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Continuing Health Education Contact Hours

Diversity in the Workplace and the Generation Gap

Join Pat Owen as she discusses diversity in the workplace. Then she will present on generation gaps, discusses the strengths and weaknesses of each generation. Approved for 3.3 continuing education hours for social workers. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*05 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus T 09/20/2016 1:00-4:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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EMS 16-1300 158 FE Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches individuals how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Approved for 7.8 continuing education contact hours for nursing, EMS, licensed social workers, nursing home/residential care administrators, physical/occupational therapists, and activity coordinators. Must attend both days to receive credit. Fee $89

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*03 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus TW 09/13/2016 6:00-9:30PM Looft Hall
2 sessions Call 712-325-3404

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Enhancing Motivation and Build Bridges Out of Poverty

Join Dr. Bethanie Tucker as she discusses a comprehensive approach to understanding the dynamics that cause and maintain poverty from the individual to the systemic level. Bridges Out of Poverty uses the lens of economic class and provides concrete tools and strategies for a community to prevent, reduce, and alleviate poverty. During this workshop we will explore the conditions that encourage intrinsic motivation to grow and thrive. Participants will gain a clear understanding of motivation theory and use it to develop strategies with a special focus on motivating under-resourced students. Check-in begins at 8:15am. Cost includes lunch. Approved for 5.4 continuing education contact hours for social workers. Fee $99

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*06 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus F 10/21/2016 8:15AM-3:30PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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MDS Submissions, CASPER Reporting & Case Mix Report

This workshop will provide the most recent information on the use and implementation of MDS data transmission and reports on QIES systems. Any changes that have been made to the MDS will be presented during this training. Approved for 2.0 continuing education contact hours for nurses. Fee includes materials. Fee $25

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*02 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 09/07/2016 1:00-3:15PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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OASIS-C1 Submissions & CASPER Reporting System Training

This workshop will provide the most recent information on the use and implementation of OASIS data transmission and reports on QIES systems. Approved for 2.0 continuing education contact hours for nurses. Fee includes materials. Fee $25

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*01 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 09/01/2016 1:00-3:15PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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The Ethics of Self-Care in an Ever-Changing World

Join Susan Feyen-Reay, LICSW, as she discusses regularly occurring ethical work scenarios and connects these scenarios to the code of ethics for licensed social workers. Approved for 3.3 continuing education hours for social workers. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*04 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus T 09/20/2016 9:00AM-12:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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Impact! Conference

Fee $45

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 500*02 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus S 12/03/2016 7:00AM-5:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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Southwest Iowa Trauma Conference

Methodist Jennie Edmundson, CHI Health and Iowa Western Continuing Health Education have teamed up to bring a day of trauma education to the public. Listen to dynamic speakers only $10.00. Conference will be held at the Iowa School for the Deaf, 3501 Harry Langdon Blvd, Council Bluffs, Iowa. Approved for 7.2 continuing education contact hours for nurses and EMS professionals. Continuing Education Contact Hours awarded by Iowa Western Community College, Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #6. Fee $10

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 500*01 - CF16 IOWA SCHOOL FOR DEAF F 10/14/2016 7:30AM-3:30PM To Be Announced
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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We continually strive to offer a variety of programs that will enhance your career and meet the continuing education requirements for your license.

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If you have questions, please contact Sheri Splichal, Continuing Education Health Coordinator, at ssplichal@iwcc.edu.