Online training for professionals responsible for discharge planning and RHCF placement in use of the Department of Health's Screen form to assess a person for possible mental illness, intellectual disability and/or developmental disability. A 10-digit Screener Identification number will be issued to all discharge professionals that complete the training.
The course is for RNs, social workers or other professional health care providers responsible for discharge planning and RHCF placement.
As a result of this activity, the learner will be able to enhance their knowledge and competence in discharge planning and RHCF placement to assess a person for possible mental illness, intellectual disability and/or developmental disability.
Continuing Education Credits
CNE Credits offered until July 31, 2021. Social Work Credits offered until December 31, 2023.
Contact Hours in Nursing Continuing Education
The University at Albany School of Public Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This offering is approved for 2.0 nursing contact hours.
Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours
University at Albany, School of Social Welfare, Social Work Continuing Education Program is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board of Social Workers as an approved provider of continuing education for Licensed Social Workers - #0011
The activity is approved for 1.75 Countact Hours.
The planners and course authors have no financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in this activity. No commercial support has been accepted for this activity.