Webinar | Continence assessment in the aged care residential setting
Tue 29 Oct 2019 @6:30 - 7:30pm (AEDT)
With the release of the Aged Care Quality Standards on 1 July 2019, it is critical that continence assessment and care of residents complies with new Standards.
This free, interactive webinar is designed for health professionals, nurses and people working in residential aged care. The webinar will use the newly updated Continence Resources for Aged Care to talk you through continence assessment, management planning and meeting Standard requirements.
Dr Joan Ostaszkiewicz
Joan is a Registered Nurse and a Research Fellow in the Centre for Quality and Patient Safety Research - Barwon Health Partnership. Joan contributes to leading innovative clinical and translational research that makes a difference to older people – particularly those with dementia and who are dependent on a carer.
Joanne is a Continence Nurse Consultant / Nurse Practitioner Candidate with over 25 years’ experience in continence assessment and management. Joanne has worked across multiple areas of practice include acute, extended care, residential care and community care in both rural and metropolitan settings in both clinical and leadership roles.