Digital Education Series

Upcoming Webinars

Tuesday, June 22

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Joined by a distinguished panel of dining experts, we look forward to a discussion about the role of the International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative (IDDSI) in your community. 

Panelists include:

Christine Busby

MS CCC-SLP, MBA
Vice President of Care Management
Signature HealthCare LLC

Lindsay Lillie

M.A. CCC-SLP
Regional SLP Mentor
Infinity Rehab

Mary Casper

MA, CCC-SLP, ASHA Fellow, FNAP
Corporate Rehabilitation Director
ProMedica Senior Care

Lynda Gluch

Registered Dietician
AVP Clinical Support
ProMedica Senior Care

Brian McGowan

Corporate Director Food & Nutrition
ProMedica Senior Care

Dusti Cameron

Certified Dietary Manager
Timberview Care Center

Moderated by Tina Burns – Foodservice Product Consultant for Direct Supply

In this webinar we will discuss:

  • Hear first-hand about IDDSI implementation
  • Learn best practices to gain staff buy-in
  • Experience a demo defining different levels within the IDDSI framework
  • Discover the equipment needed to achieve these different levels

If you have any questions for our presenters, please email them to webinars@directsupply.com.

This webinar also includes a complimentary 1.0 contact hour CEU approved through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and 1.0 contact hour CEU approved through the Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals.

Tuesday, July 20

The purpose of this course is to provide the participant with an overview of the principles of electrostimulation (NMES) in improving peak and rate of force development in the elderly. The course will outline potential losses of function associated with various comorbidities in the elderly and benefits of supplementing a fall prevention and recovery program with NMES.

Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Define force and its relationship to fall risk and prevention
  • Define rate of force development and its relationship to fall risk and fall prevention
  • Describe the components of electrostimulation (NMES) include parameter of application and physiological outcomes
  • Describe the implementation of NMES in a fall prevention and recovery program

Presenter:

Dr. Christopher M. Proulx, D.C., Ph.D.(abd), C.S.C.S.

Now available!

Earn CEUs on your own time with our NEW on-demand webinars offering.

The following CEUs are available:
1.0 contact hour in Nursing
1.0 contact hour in Occupational Therapy Practice
1.0 contact hour in Physical Therapy Practice

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