Geri-Res is a residency program for the new long-term care nurse, expertly developed at the Center for Aging Research and Education at the world-class University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. Because we know that when nurses love what they do, and know they are doing it right, they’re greatly improving care and impacting lives. About Geri-Res LPN/LVN Residency Course -- Nursing Home:
• Self-paced, online course will orient and further prepare the LPN/LVN to become a highly-skilled and valued practitioner. • Enrollee receives 12-months of access to the eighteen LPN Resident modules and a toolkit of Geri-Res orientation and support materials. • Each module topic is approximately 1-2 hours to complete. It is strongly suggested a nurse complete no more than one module per week over 18 weeks.
PLEASE NOTE: Each facility must have a Geri-Res Clinical Coach before enrolling any nurses in the RN or LPN programs. The purchase of the Geri-Res Clinical Coach is required by one facility coach, in order to meet this requirement.