Health Care

These sessions are designed to equip professionals and caregivers with the knowledge to safely support people with disabilities and their health care needs.

Please visit the following link to register in one of our upcoming Health Care training events:

Health and Wellness Sessions with Waisman WIN

These webinars are free to attend and accessed through Zoom Video Conferencing. There is a $20 charge to receive a Certificate of Attendance for 1.5 Continuing Education Hours. For more information on participation credit, contact Rachel Weingarten: weingarten@waisman.wisc.edu.

IS IT PAIN? WHAT TO LOOK FOR, WHAT TO DO WEBINAR

FEBRUARY 13 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

TO REGISTER: HTTPS://WWW.SURVEYMONKEY.COM/R/WINDL
Participants will be sent a Zoom Meeting access link via email prior to the training.

Many individuals have difficulty in understanding their pain or telling others about it. A person’s life can be greatly improved when pain and the cause of pain is discovered. WIN nurses are experienced in looking for and finding individual’s hidden pain. This class will help raise your awareness of pain possibilities that may negatively affect individuals that you support.

SAVE MY SKIN WEBINAR

MARCH 13 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

TO REGISTER: HTTPS://WWW.SURVEYMONKEY.COM/R/WINDL
Participants will be sent a Zoom Meeting access link via email prior to the training.

Keeping skin whole and healthy helps a person feel comfortable and prevents infection. When skin problems occur, severe infections can develop which are painful, life-threatening, or lead to amputation. Learn what you can do to prevent individuals you support from having skin problems such as open sores and rashes. Develop your knowledge of what to watch for and what to do when you see a possible problem.

Tue 26

OSHA/Universal Precautions and Blood Borne Pathogens

February 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Tue 26

Safe Medication Administration

February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mar 08

Adult CPR and First Aid

March 8 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mar 12
Mar 12

Safe Medication Administration

March 12 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Mar 13

Save My Skin Webinar

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Mar 26
Mar 26

Safe Medication Administration

March 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Apr 09
Apr 09

Safe Medication Administration

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Apr 10

Epilepsy and Daily Living

April 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Apr 23
Apr 23

Safe Medication Administration

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm