Register Today for "Mouth Care Without a Battle" Training in NYC on December 8th!

Gayle Farman and Karen Morris

The Foundation for Quality Care will implement an innovative training called, “Mouth Care Without a Battle,” an evidence-based Train-the-Trainer program, on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at the LaGuardia Marriott.  Teams of up to three staff from nursing homes and assisted living facilities are invited to apply for this training program on how to improve daily oral care for persons with cognitive and physical impairment.  FQC is partnering with the program’s authors-- faculty from UNC Chapel Hill:  Philip D. Sloane, M.D., MPH, Sheryl Zimmerman, Ph.D., Ann Louise Barrick, Ph.D. and Patricia Poole, LPN, RDH to deliver this program.  This program is supported through a grant from the Dental Trade Alliance Foundation (DTAF) and a sponsorship from DentServ.  The Mouth Care Without A Battle DVD will be provided to each participating facility.

 Space is limited, and the application deadline is November 18, 2015.

 
For registration information, please click here.

For more information, please contact Gayle Farman, Sr. Director of Resource Development at (518) 462-4800 ext. 34 or e-mail gfarman@thefqc.org.


For more information on Mouth Care Without a Battle, go to www.mouthcarewithoutabattle.org.

 

NYSHFA CONTACT
Gayle Farman
Sr. Director of Resource Development, FQC
518-462-4800 ext. 34

Karen Morris
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 ext. 15

Shelley Wagar Sabo
Executive Director, NYSCAL
518-462-4800 ext. 17