What Constitutes Immediate Jeopardy – Appendix Q Updates (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) August 1, 2019Includes a Live Event on 08/01/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
Immediate Jeopardy (IJ) is a situation in which the person receiving care has suffered or is likely to have suffered serious injury, harm, impairment or death as a result of noncompliance with one or more health and safety requirements.
Infection Control – #1 Survey Deficiency and Ways to Address the Problem (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) August 15, 2019Includes a Live Event on 08/15/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
Infection control has been the #1 survey deficiency for the last several years nationally. The CDC and CMS have partnered in fighting this battle as at least 300,000 persons as of 2017 have died annually in nursing homes due to infections. Infection control has been found deficient nationally and according CMS is at a rate of 11.7% in 2019 with 549 homes having been surveyed (https:qcor.cms.gov).
Discharge Planning – How to Make it Safe (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) August 29, 2019Includes a Live Event on 08/29/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
The discharge planning process was previously implemented as part of the Requirements of Participation (RoP) phase 2 on November 28, 2017. The new RoP requires the development and implementation of an effective discharge care plan, emphasizes the resident’s goal for discharge and ensuring they are adequately prepared for the setting in which they desire for discharge.
Person-Center Care Assessment and Care Plan (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) September 19, 2019Includes a Live Event on 09/19/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
Are you focused on the person? Health care today is continually changing as new rules and regulations are established and need to be put into place. Regulatory updates focus on developing care plans that are person centered-individualized strength based utilizing a person’s voice and choice.
Training, Competencies and Staff Development (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) October 3, 2019Includes a Live Event on 10/03/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
A common theme throughout all phases of Requirements of Participation (RoP) implementation has been the need for competent staff. The changes in the RoP have emphasized training across disciplines. Is your staff development department or person ready?
Requirement of Participation (RoP) Phase 2 Review – What Was Modified? (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) October 17, 2019Includes a Live Event on 10/17/2019 at 10:30 AM (EDT)
Phase 3 will be implemented on November 28, 2019. CMS has announced potential changes to previous phase requirements which the facilities will need to be aware of. How will your facility review the State Operations Manual to determine changes?