Great Plains QIN Webinar: Removing Stumbling Blocks to Prevent Falls I September 19, 2022

Great Plains QIN Webinar: Removing Stumbling Blocks to Prevent Falls I September 19, 2022

A simple stumble or slip can result in a serious injury or even death. Individuals 65 and older are at a higher risk for injury from a fall, which most often happens at home or at a residential care facility. Encouraging participation in evidence-based programs can...
Do You Have Hitchhikers in your Building? Infection Control & Prevention I September 7, 2022

Do You Have Hitchhikers in your Building? Infection Control & Prevention I September 7, 2022

Bacteria hitchhike and latch on to surfaces and hands, so reducing this risk, must be part of an organization’s Infection Prevention Control program. Infections in our older adult population have high mortality rates and contaminated environmental surfaces is...
In Case you Missed It I Recording Available: Roundtable Discussion – Immunizations in the Dakotas

In Case you Missed It I Recording Available: Roundtable Discussion – Immunizations in the Dakotas

On August 16, we were fortunate to have a panel of four local experts discuss immunizations and vaccinations in our communities. The panel answered a series of questions, which included: What does data show us about immunization rates of influenza, pneumococcal and...
Alzheimer’s Association Webinar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s I August 30, 2022

Alzheimer’s Association Webinar: 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s I August 30, 2022

Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause memory, thinking and behavior problems that interfere with daily living. Join this free virtual education program to learn how to recognize common signs of the disease; how to approach someone about memory concerns; the...