Documentation Skills for the Activity/Recreation Professional in Long Term Care
Program # 00028
Note – this course will fulfill the documentation continuing education requirement for NCCAP Track 5 & 6
Course Requirements : Take the provided pretest, read the book “Documentation in a Snap for Activity Programs” by Ann G. Uniak, RHIA, and take the provided post test.
You may mail or fax your materials to DH Special Services. Once the materials are received and a passing grade is determined, your certificate will be mailed to you. If you are in need of the certificate sooner,
a copy can be e-mailed or faxed to you and the original mailed.
This course will meet the six hour requirement for the National Certification Council for Activity Professional Track 5 which is
Completion of a basic course of 36-90 hours between the years 1991 and 2001
6 years (12000 hours) current activity experience within the past ten years
30 hours of continuing education which includes 6 hours on the topic of documentation (this course will meet this requirement and provide an additional four hours toward certification)
Course Content: The reading will guide the activity professional through identifying the therapeutic documentation process of assessment, care planning and writing progress notes. Additional information includes the RAI, MDS and CAAs.
Topic areas discussed in the text:
Clincial Record Guidelines
Care Area Assessment
Resident and Family Council
Quality Assessment and Assurance
Course Content meets NCCAP Body of Knowledge Topic areas 18.
NCCAP Pre-Approval # 30809-17