Standards of Care Webinar: Care of the Dialysis Recipient (for LA Associations)

Course Description: This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices specific to the resident receiving in-house or offsite dialysis with guidance on pre- and post-treatment monitoring protocols. Through lecture and case study analysis we will identify critical nursing assessment and documentation principles to apply in your daily practical operations to promote resident well-being and […]

Standards of Care Webinar: Care of the Dialysis Recipient (for AHCA Associations)

Course Description: This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices specific to the resident receiving in-house or offsite dialysis with guidance on pre- and post-treatment monitoring protocols. Through lecture and case study analysis we will identify critical nursing assessment and documentation principles to apply in your daily practical operations to promote resident well-being and […]

Restorative Nursing Excellence Webinar: Restorative Nursing Foundations: Program Fundamentals

Course Description: This session of the Restorative Nursing Series will focus on the introduction of restorative nursing programs (RNP) by reviewing program fundamentals including the types of programs, RAI definitions and regulatory requirements. The importance of restorative nursing related to improving quality measures and attaining and maintaining each resident’s highest practicable function is established. The […]

Restorative Nursing Excellence Webinar: Implementing a Successful Restorative Program and Overcoming Common Barriers

Course Description: This session of the Restorative Nursing Series will focus on meeting restorative requirements and implementing effective processes for assessment and program transitions. The restorative levels of care and resident transitions within the levels are discussed. Attendees will gain insight into selection of appropriate RNP candidates. Instruction will include case study review and referral […]

Cultivating LTC Leaders Webinar: Policies and Procedures – Should you have a policy for everything? (for LA Associations)

Course Description: This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices for developing, revising and implementing facility policies and procedures. Through lecture and case study analysis we will identify essential aspects of care for policies and procedures, as well as critical aspects to include in policy and procedure development along with documentation principles to apply […]

Cultivating LTC Leaders Webinar: Policies and Procedures – Should you have a policy for everything? (for AHCA Associations)

Course Description: This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices for developing, revising and implementing facility policies and procedures. Through lecture and case study analysis we will identify essential aspects of care for policies and procedures, as well as critical aspects to include in policy and procedure development along with documentation principles to apply […]

Restorative Nursing Excellence Webinar: Restorative Reimbursement: Systems for MDS Coding & Case Mix Accuracy

Course Description: This session of the Restorative Nursing Series will review steps for accurately coding restorative within MDS sections H and O. Attendees will learn the connection between restorative programming and Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement with case examples and demonstration of reimbursement impact using case studies. Emphasis will be on best practices with suggested processes […]

LAIN Conference: Mastering the Focused Infection Control Survey Process

Indiana Convention Center

Presented by Shelly Maffia as part of the LeadingAge Indiana Conference. This session overviews the Focused Infection Control Survey Process including guidelines for conducting FIC surveys, survey procedures, enhanced enforcement actions, and common citations.

ICD-10 CM Coding Refresher for Skilled Nursing Facilities

What to Expect: Diagnosis coding accuracy is paramount to appropriate payment under PDPM, as ICD-10 Diagnosis codes & other patient characteristics are used as basis for classification in determining MCR payment.  The 5-day MDS establishes the PDPM payment category for the entire Medicare stay which is why it is so important to have good processes […]

Restorative Nursing Excellence Webinar: Restorative Staff Training & Competencies

Course Description: This session of the Restorative Nursing Series will expand understanding of the role of the restorative nurse aide (RNA) and Restorative Nurse Manager (RNM), and discuss principles of restorative clinical competency. Tools will be provided including sample job descriptions and RNA competency checklist. Additional discussion includes methods for promoting successful program outcomes and […]

Standards of Care Webinar: Breathe Easy – Respiratory Care & Services (for LA Associations)

Course Description: This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices for the provision of respiratory care and services including oxygen therapy, tracheostomy and ventilator care, and MDI and nebulizer administration. Through lecture and case study analysis we will identify critical nursing assessment and documentation principles to apply in your daily practical operations to promote […]