In 2017, the Oregon Legislature passed legislation, that requires enhanced dementia training standards for professional caregivers.
In response to Oregon Revised Statute 443.433 and Oregon Administrative Rule 411-054-0070 , the Alzheimer’s Association Oregon & SW Washington Chapter is designated as a dementia training approving body by Oregon’s Department of Human Services (DHS).
Additional information about Oregon’s dementia training regulations can be found on the DHS website.
Submit and Application for In-Serice or Pre-Service Approval
The DHS website has a list of pre-approved, pre-service trainings including no cost options through Oregon Care Partners.
Please contact us if you have questions about submitting an application – 800.272.3900.