Geriatric Care Specialist

The Geriatric Care Specialist technical diploma expands the knowledge and skills of direct care providers to include; critical thinking, communication, documentation, ethical decision making and practical hands-on care. Additionally, the learner will obtain a foundational base in funding sources available to aging clients as well as service providers. The ideal learner for this technical diploma includes Certified Nursing Assistants and those who wish to understand the broader scope of working with the geriatric population.

Program Name: 
Geriatric Care Specialist
Program Number: 
31-544-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Short-Term
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  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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