Workshops & Webinars

Webinar: CMS Revised Surveyor Guidance - Dementia Care

Date: Will be posted at a later date

Webinar Description:

There is no specific investigative protocol for care of a resident with dementia. Surveyors may usethe checklist titled, Review of Care & Services for a Resident with Dementia to assist in investigatingthe care and services provided to a resident with a diagnosis of dementia. This checklist includesitems such as assessment, root-cause analysis, individualized interventions, use of antipsychoticmedications, activities, psychosocial well-being, care planning, etc. The list goes on andon...resulting in over twenty pages of CMS revisions to surveyors for ftag 309 - Quality of Care. Duringthis webinar, Cat will review the checklist, and break down the guidance into understandable,common-sense language that everyone can comprehend.Cat will be covering actual case studiesand examples of deficient practice that have been provided to surveyors. (Included in the State OperationsManual - SOM). Determination of compliance and Immediate Jeopardy issues will be addressed.The instruction will also focus on the surveyors evaluation of a facilitys systemic approachesto deliver care and services for a resident with dementia. Quality Assessment & Assurance(QAA) in this area will be investigated thoroughly by surveyors.


$85 per user. User is defined as one computer and one phone line per registrant. There is no limit to the number of participants per user. In other words, gather as many staff as you want around a computer to learn, or...broadcast the webinar to an entire room via a LCD projector.

Price per computer: $85.00