Education

Online Learning

CNAOnline.com

FHCA's CNAOnline.com program provides a hybrid learning experience, giving flexibility, quality, and convenience for students while fully preparing them for certification.

Florida Laws and Rules Video Course for Nurses

Established in 2013 by the Florida Board of Nursing, “Florida Laws and Rules of the Board of Nursing” must be obtained from an approved continuing education provider and is a required CE topic for nurse licensure renewal each biennium per F. A. C. 64B9-5.002. FHCA’s Kim Broom, RN, HCRM and staff liaison to the Florida Board of Nursing, will present this Board-approved two-hour self-directed video course for nurses. Learn more.

Grief, Trauma & The Impact of COVID-19 on Residents and Staff

Grief, Trauma, & the Impact of COVID-19 on Residents and Staff is a new three-part webinar series that addresses the extraordinary strains the COVID-19 pandemic has on nursing center and assisted living facility residents and staff. The online series offers 3.5 NAB CEs or 3.0 nurse contact hours for individuals purchasing the training. Learn more.

High-Intensity Physical Rehabilitation In Medically Complex Populations

The American Health Care Association and the University of Colorado (CU) RESTORE Team are pleased to offer High-Intensity Physical Rehabilitation In Medically Complex Populations. This course will present an evidence-based approach for the implementation of a high-intensity progressive rehabilitation paradigm, offered as an evolution of current, lower intensity post-acute treatment approaches to address this constellation of needs. Rehabilitation professionals (Physical Therapist & Physical Therapist Assistant; Occupational Therapist & Occupational Therapy Assistant) will have access to an interactive multimedia learning experience including responsive, self-paced presentation of foundational concepts, simulated case scenarios, and a moderated discussion environment for learning with fellow clinicians - all informed by the latest learning science and innovative technology. Learn more.

Human Trafficking Video Course for Nursing Home Administrators

This one-hour, on-demand video course will address various types of human trafficking, ways an individual can be trafficked, general data on human trafficking, trauma, the internet’s role in facilitating human trafficking, the effects of complex-trauma on the brain and how Nursing Home Administrators can make an impact on victims of human trafficking. This course will meet the requirements outlined in Section 456.0341, Florida Statutes for Nursing Home Administrator license renewal. Learn more.

Human Trafficking Video Course for Nurses

This two-hour self-directed video course will address defined types of human trafficking, ways an individual can be trafficked, general data on human trafficking, the internet’s role in facilitating human trafficking, the impact of trauma and the effects of complex trauma on the brain, and how health care professionals can make a difference for victims of human trafficking. This course will meet the requirements outlined in both 464.013, F.S. for content criteria and the F.A.C. 64B9-5.002 for continuing education for nursing license renewal, established after January 1, 2019, and required each biennium thereafter on the topic of Human Trafficking. Learn more.

ICD-10 On-demand Specialized Training

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FHCA’s 10-hour On-demand ICD-10 Specialized Training is designed to help attendees understand the ICD-10-CM Coding Manual and how to effectively use it to code and sequence resident conditions. The program is delivered through five, two-hour on-demand video sessions with post-session quizzes. Learn more.

Infection Prevention and Control Officer Online Training

FHCA, in partnership with the American Health Care Association (AHCA), is offering a self-study, self-paced online training covers all components of the new Infection Prevention and Control Requirements from CMS. Individuals who complete the course will be trained to effectively implement and manage an Infection Prevention and Control Program at their nursing facilities. Learn More.

Medical Errors: Prevention & Analysis - a 2 Hour Self Study Course for Administrators and Nurses. 456.013(7), F.S.

This two-hour self-directed course is designed to assist Florida’s licensed Nursing Home Administrators and Nurses in meeting the statutory requirements of Florida Statutes 456.013 (7); as well as the regulatory requirements of the Florida Administrative Code, Sections 64B9-5.011 for Nurses and s. 64B10-11.0011 for Nursing Home Administrators. Learn more.

NIPPing Infections in the Bud

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FHCA's 16-hour Online NIPPing Infections in the Bud program addresses the CMS requirement for nursing centers to have an infection prevention and control system that is consistent with national guidelines and standards of practice for preventing, identifying, reporting, investigating, and controlling the spread of infections. The program is delivered over 7 days via online training sessions each day (16 hours total). Learn more.

Preceptor Refresher Course

This on-demand webinar helps Preceptors meet the two-hours of continuing education required upon license renewal every two years. The course covers the required areas of training, including AIT program requirements, and offers an informative review of nursing center domains of practice. Learn more.

Preceptor Provider Training Video Course

FHCA's Preceptor Provider Training prepares nursing home administrators to serve as Preceptors for students in the Administrator-In-Training (AIT) Program or College-Based Internship required for individuals who plan to become licensed nursing home administrators. This six-hour, self-directed video course has been approved by the Board of Nursing Home Administrators for Florida licensed administrators desiring to be certified. Presenters will lead attendees through the program to help qualify them to become Preceptors. Six (6) contact hours can be earned for taking the course. Any nursing home administrator who acts as a preceptor will be granted 10 hours of continuing education credit for that biennium. Learn more.

Virtual RAI Clinical Reimbursement & Analytics Training

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This 18-hour online training focuses on resident assessment, restorative care, person centered care planning and quality metrics through clinical reimbursement.. The program is delivered over three, 2-hour live sessions and six, 2-hour on-demand sessions. Learn more.

Water Management Training

FHCA has partnered with American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) to offer an affordable, online Water Management Training course that informs long term care staff on what a water management plan is, how to identify the elements of an effective water management program, and how to develop and maintain a comprehensive water management program in your facility. Learn More.