HCQU Course Listings

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Org Course Title Course Description Credits
The Advocacy Alliance Non-Emergency Situations, Reportable This training provides an overview of Reportable Non-Emergency Situations. This training features: Composition and control of the body’s systems; Signs and symptoms of non-emergency situations by body system; Reporting of non-emergency situations by body system. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Obesity This training discusses the causes, health risks, co-morbidities, and current treatment options for Obesity in adults. The role of prevention is also discussed. This training features: Obesity by definition; Common classifications of Obesity and means of determining Obesity; Causes of Obesity in adulthood; Co-morbidities associated with Obesity; Current treatment/management options for Obesity. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Observing, Reporting, and Documentation This training discusses an overview of Observing, Reporting, and Documenting behaviors of individuals withchallenging behaviors. This training features: How to objectively report an observation; What physical and mental health issues need to be reported; How to support and individual through observing, reporting, and documenting challenging behaviors. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) This training provides an overview of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). This training features: OCD by definition; Signs, symptoms, causes, risk factors, and complications; Treatment and/or management strategies; Ways to support individuals with OCD. (Intermediate) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Oral Care For Individuals With A Developmental Disability This training outlines the principles of Oral Hygiene. This training features: Strategies for preparing for a successful oral care visit; Challenges faced by individuals during oral care visits and corresponding strategies for care. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Oral Hygiene This training provides information on the importance of oral hygiene, challenges, complications, and factors involved in oral hygiene access/ a virtual tour is included. This training features: The importance of good oral hygiene; Types and nature of dental diseases; The consequences of poor oral health; How oral health related to overall health. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Osteoporosis This training discusses an overview of Osteoporosis and the impact of positive lifestyle changes. This training features: Osteoporosis and Osteopenia by definition; Risk factors related to Osteoporosis; Interventions and lifestyles changes that may help prevent Osteoporosis; Treatments for Osteoporosis; Factors that increase the risk of Osteoporosis in individuals with developmental disabilities. (Basic) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Pain Management This training provides an overview of Pain Management. This training features: Pain Management by definition; Types of pain; Pain symptoms assessment especially for individuals with cognitive impairments and/or limited verbal abilities; General Pain Management options; Differentiating between pain facts and pain myths. (Intermediate) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Pancreatitis This training provides an overview of acute and chronic Pancreatitis. This training features: Anatomy and physiology of the pancreas; Risk factors, prevention, causes, treatment, and complications; Ways to support an individual with Pancreatitis. (Intermediate) 1
The Advocacy Alliance Pandemic Influenza and Emergency Preparedness This training discusses a history of Pandemic Influenza, characteristics, challenges, and employer operational guidelines during a pandemic. Levels of emergency preparedness are included. This training features: A definition of Seasonal, Avian, and Pandemic Influenza; History of Pandemic Influenza; Characteristics and challenges of a Pandemic; How to maintain employer operations during a Pandemic; How to assess levels of Emergency Preparedness. (Basic) 1