Helping People….Changing Lives
COI’s Skilled Health Division provides two types of Health Education Services:
Education & Training for Staff and for the community and outside agencies.
Education & Training for the Community & other Agencies:
Education and Training is available in various Health Topics. If we don’t have it, we will develop it and tailor it to your needs.
  • Training is available at different educational levels, from laymen to personal care aides to RN’s.
  • Length of training is also flexible to meet the needs of the audience.
  • Informational lectures to community groups
  • Content of training programs and curriculum is reviewed and updated continuously.
Staff Training & Education Requirements
  • RNs and LPNs required to pass & Document “Barrier Precautions Training” every 4 years.
  • HHAs required to complete 12 hours of in-service training per calendar year, 3 hours include skills observation, Health Related Topics
  • PCAs required to complete 6 hours of in-service training, Health Related Topics
  • DDHCWs (Developmentally Disabled Home Care Workers) required to complete in-services related to individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • All home care staff participate in
    • Mandatory Policy / Procedure Review annually (2 hours)
    • HIPAA / Confidentiality & Infection Control annually (1 Hour)
  • Medication Administration Training “Trainer” must be re-certified every 3 years by Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS)
  • Certified Lactation Consultant must be re-certified every 3 yrs. (150 hrs CEU’s & Training)
Call for more information

716-366-3335, 716-661-9430 or 800-724-7161