Yesterday (Sunday – 3/19) was Certified Nurses Day! We hope you all had a wonderful and relaxing Sunday — we know all nurses deserve it!! For those of you who are certified nurses (CDDN/DDC) – we want to thank you for your dedication to the specialty of I/DD nursing! Your hard work and commitment to Read More
Disability Stigma & Your Patients
Helpful Information: Disability Stigma & Your Patients from University of Washington AGING WELL WITH A PHYSICAL DISABILITY FACTSHEET SERIES – University of Washington Click Here to view! Authorship: “Disability Stigma and Your Patients” was developed by Arielle Silverman, PhD, and published by the University of Washington Aging RRTC. Content is based on research evidence and/or Read More
The Missing Link
IDD Nurses: The Missing Link By: S. Diane Moore, BSN, RN, CDDN Where is the nurse in today’s support settings for individuals with IDD? With an emphasis on offering persons with IDD more typical lifestyles and experiences, many individuals are supported in community-based settings with health support provided by unlicensed direct support personnel (DSP) – Read More
2017 Conference Hotel Filling Up!
The 25th Annual Education Conference hotel is filling up and is now experiencing a few sold out nights for the dates of our conference. If you are unable to make a complete reservation, please check out some nearby options by visiting our Hotel & Activities page.
March 7 – Webinar on Methods & Techniques for Early Dementia Screening for People with IDD
Register for March 7 Webinar on Methods and Techniques for Early Dementia Screening for People with IDD! Webinar is part of the National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center (NADRC) series. This session will discuss various forms of dementia that are found in the Intellectual and Developmental Disability (IDD) field. The NADRC has partnered with Read More
The New Beginnings – Employment Opportunity
Sponsored Ad – Employment Opportunity Registered Nurse – Albuquerque, NM RN: COME JOIN OUR TEAM!!! Are you an RN or do you know one looking for vibrant, challenging life work? Exciting opportunity to learn from and support extremely complex, often medically fragile adults served through the New Mexico DD Waiver. The position balances clinical, training, Read More
Register Today for Conference!
Registration is online for both members & non-members! To register, CLICK HERE! Please make sure to log into your member account to receive member-only pricing! Membership must be active.
NC Chapter 2017 Q1 Meeting
NC Association of Community Based ICF/IDD & Innovative Service Providers Join us as the Chapter presents critical topics that affect IDD nurses: – Preventing Medication Errors – Infection Control Issues & Bedbugs – Syndromes & Common Health Issues in IDD NC DDNA Chapter Quarterly Meeting February 7th at 10:30 AM until 1:00 PM RHA Health Read More