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Live In Person Seminars


BELTSS Core of Knowledge

7/30/2018 - 8/16/2018

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CORE OF KNOWLEDGE COURSE IN NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATION


COURSE FULL, Contact Debbie Jamieson at 614-436-4154 to be put on a wait list.


Approved by: The Board of Executives of Long-Term Services and Supports (BELTSS)
Presented by: Ohio Health Care Association and LeadingAge Ohio

The Core of Knowledge course is designed specifically for the Administrator-In-Training (AIT) participant. This course meets the special academic requirement set by (BELTSS) for qualifying to take the state licensure board examination. Ohio participants should call the Board at (614) 466-5114 to arrange their AIT internship.

Content
The content of the course is designed to provide information and promote understanding that will lead to more effective performance in the administration of long-term care. The subject areas listed below have been recommended by the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards and endorsed by BELTSS.

These topics are included in the Core of Knowledge course:
1) applicable standards of environment, health and safety;
2) local health and safety regulations;
3) general administration;
4) psychology of care;
5) principles of medical care;
6) personal and social care;
7) therapeutic and supportive care and services in long-term care;
8) departmental organization and management; and
9) community interrelationships

Enrollment
Enrollment is open to anyone interested in becoming a nursing home administrator and any person wanting professional training in nursing home administration. If you plan to attend the course, online registration is available

Tuition
The Tuition includes all instructional materials. Also included in the tuition are the following reference materials: The Long Term Care Survey book, Accounting Made Simple, Alive Inside DVD. Students will have access to all web-based self-study assignments. In addition refreshments and snacks will be available to students during the face-to-face classroom dates.

It does not include lodging, lunch or dinner. Credit card registrations are accepted. Space is limited, register today to insure your spot.

Cancellation Policy
Should you not be able to attend the BELTSS Core of Knowledge as planned, please notify the provider at least ten business days prior to the first face-to-face classroom date. Student understands cancelling their enrollment will void any web-based self-study assignments completed prior to the date of the cancellation.

Cancellations received through July 17 will be fully refunded. Cancellations received July 18 through July 25 will be refunded minus a $150 processing fee. Cancellations July 26 and after will be charged the full registration fee.

Course Format:
Per 4751-1-05(A)(5)(a) requires 100 clock hours of study in core of knowledge subjects. Therefore this course will include face-to-face classroom learning as well as several self-study assignments. Students will complete web-based self-study, traditional DVD as well as written assignments. Students must attend every day of the face-to-face classroom presentations as well as complete all self-study assignments to successfully graduate from the BELTSS Core of Knowledge.

Certificate of Completion
All those satisfactorily completing the course will receive a certificate which satisfies the requirement with the Board of Long Term Services and Supports.

Dates & Location
The program begins on July 30 and will conclude on August 16. Classes will be held for three weeks Monday through Thursday from approximately 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. A final course schedule and further details will be sent out a few weeks before the class begins.

Free parking is available at the Conference Center.

Lodging and Meals

Each participant is responsible for his/her own lodging and meal arrangements. We encourage you to make your hotel reservations as early as possible.

A limited number of rooms have been blocked at the rate shown. Please make your reservation no later than three weeks prior to each week. Mention you are attending the BELTSS Core of Knowledge offered by OHCA for the group rate. The hotel may have additional rooms available once all of the OHCA rooms are gone, but they may not be at the special rate. To make a reservation, call the hotel directly at 866-233-9393 and ask for Reservations. For directions or additional information, please visit the hotel's website at www.northpointecenter.com

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center offers Core of Knowledge students the following overnight room rate and benefits:

Single: $125* *includes 2 drink tickets per overnight guest

Every room and suite includes complimentary wireless Internet access, VOIP Telephone with speakerphone and voicemail, pillow-top mattress, refrigerator, microwave and Keurig coffee makers. Free parking is available at the Conference Center.

Please call 866.233.9393 to book a room. Mention you are attending the CORE of Knowledge offered by OHCA for the group rate.

Core of Knowledge Program Contacts:

Eligibility and Core Requirements:
Jennifer Cunningham
Investigator, NHA Changes, AIT Coordinator
BELTSS
JCunningham@age.ohio.gov
614-644-7518



Summer:
Kathy Chapman, Education Director
Ohio Health Care Association
614-436-4154
kchapman@ohca.org

Winter:
Anne Shelley
LeadingAge Ohio
614-545-9017
ashelley@leadingageohio.org

Registration - Three easy ways to register -

On line: click register on this page

Mail: Mail the enclosed registration form to the address listed below. Checks should be made payable to EFOHCA.

FAX: This completed form and payment to 614-436-0939.



The program begins on July 30 and will conclude on August 16. Classes will be held for three weeks Monday through Thursday from approximately 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. A final course schedule and further details will be sent out a few weeks before the class begins.

It will be held at the Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center, 100 Green Meadows Drive South, Lewis Center, OH 43035. Classes will be held for three weeks from Monday through Thursday from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day. A final course schedule and further details will be sent out a few weeks before the class begins.

Each participant is responsible for his/her own lodging and meal arrangements. We encourage you to make your hotel reservations as early as possible.

A limited number of rooms have been blocked at the rate shown. Please make your reservation no later than three weeks prior to each week. Mention you are attending the BELTSS Core of Knowledge offered by OHCA for the group rate. The hotel may have additional rooms available once all of the OHCA rooms are gone, but they may not be at the special rate. To make a reservation, call the hotel directly at 866-233-9393 and ask for Reservations. For directions or additional information, please visit the hotel's website at www.northpointecenter.com

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center offers Core of Knowledge students the following overnight room rate and benefits:

Single: $125* *includes 2 drink tickets per overnight guest

Every room and suite includes complimentary wireless Internet access, VOIP Telephone with speakerphone and voicemail, pillow-top mattress, refrigerator, microwave and Keurig coffee makers. Free parking is available at the Conference Center.

Please call 866.233.9393 to book a room. Mention you are attending the CORE of Knowledge offered by OHCA for the group rate.
Specific daily agendas and speakers will provided at the CORE

The program begins on July 30 and will conclude on August 16. Classes will be held for three weeks Monday through Thursday from approximately 9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day. A final course schedule and further details will be sent out a few weeks before the class begins.
Certificate of Completion
All those satisfactorily completing the course will receive a certificate which satisfies the requirement with the Board of Long Term Services and Supports.

No continuing education credits are pre-approved for those attending the CORE
Limited space available, register now to insure your spot.

Enrollment
Enrollment is open to anyone interested in becoming a nursing home administrator and any person wanting professional training in nursing home administration.

Tuition
The Tuition is $1,200. The Tuition includes all instructional materials. Also included in the tuition are the following reference materials: The Long Term Care Survey book, Accounting Made Simple, Alive Inside DVD. Students will have access to all web-based self-study assignments. In addition refreshments and snacks will be available to students during the face-to-face classroom dates.

It does not include lodging, lunch or dinner. Credit card registrations are accepted. Space is limited, register today to insure your spot.

Registration Deadline: July 24, 2018

Cancellation & Substitution Policy
Should you not be able to attend the BELTSS Core of Knowledge as planned, please notify the provider at least ten business days prior to the first face-to-face classroom date. Student understands cancelling their enrollment will void any web-based self-study assignments completed prior to the date of the cancellation.

Cancellations received through July 17 will be fully refunded. Cancellations received July 18 through July 25 will be refunded minus a $150 processing fee. Cancellations July 26 and after will be charged the full registration fee.


Certificate of Completion
All those satisfactorily completing the course will receive a certificate which satisfies the requirement with the Board of Long Term Services and Supports.