The Dementia MOU is a Memorandum of Agreement made between 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East and Loretto Housing.
This is an advanced certified home health aide position centered on enhanced certified home healthcare training specific to dementia elder care.
This agreement only applies to CHHAs who work at the Heritage Apartment and the Nottingham.
Learn strategies related to care and approach to provide better resident care and outcomes.
Learn to be a role model for peers through effective strategies with challenging residents with dementia.
Learn behavioral management and approach skills, dementia care skills, and act as a resource to others to improve resident care and support direct care staff.
Learn how to bring issues of concern to clinical management staff and provide feedback regarding effectiveness of strategies and interventions.
Learn to maintain record keeping and documentation.