HRSA Health Workforce: Training Curriculum – Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

HRSA Health Workforce: Training Curriculum – Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

Train Health Care Workers About Dementia

Training for the primary care workforce about dementia, and caring for those affected, is essential. The facts are compelling: currently more than five million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease. Ultimately, one out of every three Americans will die from Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.

The Health Services & Resources Administration offers online training modules.

Modules 1-12 contain information about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias of particular interest to the primary care workforce.

Modules 13-16 specify the roles of specific health care professions in dementia care.

Follow the link below to learn more:

HRSA Health Workforce: Training Curriculum: Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias