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The Structural Burden of Caregiving Webinar

The Structural Burden of Caregiving (Recorded Webinar)

by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education


The webinar “The Structural Burden of Caregiving” presented by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education, has already taken place. However, you can watch a recording of the webinar.

If you would like to receive a CE Contact Hour for watching this recorded webinar, please fully watch the recorded video, then email us at marketing@shieldhealthcare.com and allow up to 2-3 weeks to receive your CE Contact Hour Certificate from Capital Nursing Education.

You can also download a PDF of the slides here.

Webinar Overview:

In this webinar we explore the hidden – and often unexpected – caregiving burden associated with navigating the health care system, including: time & effort involved in managing care and negotiating services, time spent negotiating healthcare systems and care appointments, discovering when treatments will be covered & under which circumstances, and much more.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:
  • Explore ways to navigate the health care system
  • Learn about the time and effort needed to manage care
  • Learn the laws pertaining to the elderly
  • Investigate ways of negotiating services

Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN

About Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education

Kelly Sparks has been a CWOCN for over 25 years, and a nurse for over 30. She has worked in wound, ostomy and continence care for most of her career. She has been on the board of directors of the Pacific Coast Region several times in the past as well as being on multiple projects for the WOCN Certification Board. She is active with the local Sacramento WOC nurse group and serves as Secretary. She is recently retired from Dignity Health, but continues with her private practice. She has been a speaker for many different conferences and classes. She enjoys speaking for Shield webinars and working with the Capital Nursing Education to help promote education necessary for the care of patients.

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Wednesday Jun 24, 2020
9:00 - 10:00 Pacific


Webinar (Online)




1 CE Contact Hour Available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education, a California Board of Registered Nursing Provider, #16028)