Event Detail

  Event: AADNS DNS-CT Prep Workshop
Director of Nursing Services-Certified (DNS-CT) Prep Workshop

Wed, October 18 - Friday, October 20, 2017
8am - 5pm

Presence Life Connections
18927 Hickory Creek Drive, Suite 300
Mokena Illinois 60448

Take your leadership and management talents to the next level with a preparatory workshop for AADNS’s Director of Nursing Services—Certified (DNS-CT) certification. Earning this credential validates your expertise, gives you the advantage among your peers, and helps you improve quality, communication, and resident care throughout your facility.

This workshop covers the following content from DNS-CT courses for the nurse leader:
• Leadership & Management
• Risk Management 
• Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement
• Human Resource Management
• Survey Readiness 24/7/365
• Survey Management and Enforcement 
• Quality Indicator Survey Essentials 
• Essential Business Skills 
• MDS and Medicare Process Essentials 
• Care Management and Surveillance Systems 

Note: The DNS-CT Certification Examination – the DNS-CT exam is sold separately for $198 (member)/$396 (non-member). Upon purchase, you will have access to the DNS-CT certification exam in the online Classroom.
The DNS-CT credential is perfect for directors of nursing services, nursing home administrators, vice presidents of clinical services, and other long-term care professionals with management responsibilities. To earn the credential, you must be an RN and pass the DNS-CT certification examination with a score of 80% or better. 


The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing AAPACN* is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
AAPACN* works in conjunction with the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) to provide nursing home administrators with continuing education credit.
*AAPACN d/b/a American Association of Directors of Nursing Services

Continuing Education Hours

The DNS-CT workshop is approved for 22.5 CEs.


AADNS DNS-CT Prep Workshop  
• Workshop only Member Rate: $750 
• Workshop only Non-Member Rate: $1050
To purchase an AADNS membership ($199) or a DNS-CT certification exam (member $198, non-member $396) please email workshops@AADNS-LTC.org or call 844-796-9634.

AADNS and the Training Partner are not responsible for any fees incurred due to cancellations or postponements. Attendee cancellations must be submitted in writing to the AADNS office via email to education@AADNS-LTC.org. All cancellations received seven business days prior to the start date of the workshop will be refunded in full, minus a $25 processing fee. For cancellations received less than seven days prior to the start date of the workshop, no refunds will be issued except for in case of an emergency or a visit from State Surveyors. Registration fees cannot be transferred to another AADNS program.

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Presence Life Connections -  ¬†-¬†Presented By: LeadingAge Illinois
10/18/2017 - 10/20/2017