Feasibility of Internet Training for Care Staff of Residents with Dementia: The CARES Program
April 1, 2010
This article discusses a study of the effectiveness of the CARES training module, which focuses on long-term care residents with dementia. The article notes that many certified nursing assistants (CNAs) are not adequately trained to provide dementia care. The study finds that the internet-based CARES program shows great promise as a way to effectively and efficiently provide dementia training and education to aspiring CNAs.