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Missouri Home Care Regulations

Missouri
Home Care
Regulations

Home Health Staff Dementia Training

Hours: Topic Specific
Frequency: Annually


Licensed home health agencies shall provide dementia-specific training about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias to their employees and those persons working as independent contractors who provide direct care to or may have daily contact with residents, patients, clients, or consumers with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias.

The training required for persons providing direct care shall address the following areas, at a minimum:

A. An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias;

B. Communicating with persons with dementia;

C. Behavior management;

D. Promoting independence in activities of daily living; and

E. Understanding and dealing with family issues.   

Employees or independent contractors who do not provide direct care for, but may have daily contact with, persons with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias shall receive dementia-specific training that includes, at a minimum:  

A. An overview of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias; and

B. Communicating with persons with dementia.

19 CSR 30-26.010

For more information visit Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services.


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