Resources and Education at Hillcrest Health Services

Professional Development Series

Three times a year, Hillcrest Health Services offers the Professional Development Series for continuing education at the Scott Conference Center. Past topics have included post-acute rehab, hospice care, ethics, dementia care and more. Email us if you would like to be notified of upcoming Professional Development Series events.

Our YouTube channel includes a series of educational videos.

Hillcrest Home & Community Services hosted a Neurological Forum featuring a discussion among the region’s leading experts in Geriatric Neurology.

Moderated by Dr. Anna Fisher, Director of Quality & Education at Hillcrest Health Services, the forum includes presentations by the following:

  • Dr. T. Scott Diesing, Neurologist, Methodist Hospital; Topic: Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy
  • Dr. Deborah Hoffnung, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Alegent Creighton Health; Topic: Lewy Body Dementia
  • Dr. Dan Murman, Neurologist, University of Nebraska Medical Center; Topic: Huntington Disease
  • Dr. Rebecca Reilly, Geriatric Medicine, Methodist Hospital; Topic: Frontotemporal Dementia/Atypical Dementia

View the video to learn more about the latest information on neurological diagnoses and the behaviors, decline and end-stage symptoms of these conditions.

To learn more about dementia and eldercare, view the “Now What? Living with Dementia” television series, developed by Dr. Fisher in collaboration with NET Television and the Consortium of Dementia Alternatives. The program features expertise and advice for those living with dementia and their caregivers.