May 09, 2021  
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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SL 410 - Risk Management in Senior Living

Older Americans are prone to many risks, and the effective Senior Living Leader must be prepared to minimize those risks while maximizing quality of life and honoring independence.  This course will prepare the student to be a risk management leader in the areas of disaster preparedness, insurance coverage, legal considerations, regulatory compliance, conflict resolution, and environmental safety.  

Prerequisites & Notes
SO 310

Assignment Overview

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Recognize risks inherent in the field of senior living.
  • Develop strategies to mitigate identified risks.
  • Comply with applicable laws and regulations governing the field of senior living.
  • Apply conflict resolution skills in order to maintain resident, family, vendor, and staff satisfaction.

Credits: 3 Offered: Beginning January 2016

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