Louisville Area Gerontological Nursing Association

Upcoming Meetings

“Enhancing Your Patients’ Sensory Function”
“Saturday, March 14, 2015
8:30 AM- 3:30PM

Chapel House
Christian Care Community
Community Room, Ground Floor
945 S. Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40203
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Course Description and Target Audience
Caring for elders involves supporting their efforts to manage the challenges related to the physical changes experienced in late life. This seminar is designed to disseminate the latest information related to some of these changes.

The target audience for the seminar is nurses in the following specialties: geriatrics, primary care, care management, acute care, long term care and ambulatory care, as well as professionals in other fields related to the multidimensional needs of older adults.

Learning Objectives
This program will prepare Gerontological Nurses and other professionals working with older adults to support elders’ efforts to manage challenges related to physical changes experienced in late life. Individual speaker objectives will be included in the evaluation tool the day of the program.

Continuing Education Credit
This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 6.3 contact hours through Health Care Promotions, LLC, expiration date December 31, 2017

KBN# 7-0025- 0025-017-015-2-2-1.

Participants must complete entire session, provide professional license or social security number, and complete evaluation to receive contact hours.

Planning full day CE offering on Saturday, March 14, 2014.

Any Questions? May contact Joann Clemons MSN, RN at or 502-287-1376 or Robin O’Brien RN at

Past Meetings

Thursday 9/12/13 - “Common Foot Problems and Treatment of Elders”
Dr. Chester Nava Jr
Thursday 10/10/13 – Topic/Speaker to be announced
Thursday 11/14/13 – Topic/Speaker to be announced

Thursday 2/13/2014- “Delirium”
January Hamby
**Full Day Seminar – Saturday- March 15, 2014 - Topics to be Announced
Location: Chapel House of Christian Care Communities 960 S. 4th Street Louisville,KY CE will be awarded

Thursday 4/10/2014 - Topic /Speaker to be announced
Thursday 5/8/2014 – Topic/Speaker to be announced

Thursday meetings will offer 1.2 CE for Nurses and light dinner.

For further information please contact Joann Clemons MSN RN at Or Fay Gootee at How Older Adults Fare When Disaster Strikes: Disaster Planning and Response for Vulnerable Elders
Saturday, February 23, 2013
8:00 AM- 3:30 PM

Chapel House
Community Room- Ground Floor
945 S. Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40203

We are holding our all day conference Saturday 2/23/13. Make your reservations now!

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Continuing Education Credit: Approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 6.0 contact hours, click here for details.

For more information, contact:
Joann Clemons MSN, RN
Chapter President