Seminars


Driving 5-Star & RoP Implementation Through a QAPI Approach: 2017 Web Seminar Series

IHCA is collaborating with the AHCA affiliates of Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Tennessee to bring you this exciting web seminar series. For a complete list of dates and topics, click here to view the informational flyer. 

The fee for each session is $55 members/$110 non-members. 

The Requirements of Participation: Bringing Them to Life in Your Center

IHCA Members Only!!

July 13—Lexington Corporate Offices, 665 W. North Ave., Lombard—Register Online-Lombard
July 18—Infinity Healthcare Management, 240 Fencl Lane, Hillside—Register Online-Hillside
July 25—Holy Family Villa, 12220 Will Cook Rd., Palos Park—Register Online-Palos Park
August 1—Courtyard Estates, 117 N Western Ave., Peoria—Register Online-Peoria
August 3—Mason Point, 1 Masonic Way, Sullivan—Register Online-Sullivan
August 10—Aviston Countryside Manor, 450 W. 1st St., Aviston—Register Online-Aviston
August 11—Franklin Hospital, 201 Bailey Lane, Benton—Register Online-Benton

This interactive workshop will help you prepare to make the necessary changes to comply with the new Requirements of Participation (RoP). 
 
Click here to view the complete brochure
Click here to register online

Review Course for the Illinois Licensure Examination for Nursing Home Administrators

Naperville - Saturday, August 12 and Saturday, August 19, 2017
NIU - Naperville
1120 E. Diehl Rd., Naperville

Springfield - Wednesday, August 30 and Thursday, August 31 , 2017
Northfield Inn, Suites and Conference Center 
3280 Northfield Dr., Springfield
 
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.              Registration and continental breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Review  
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.           Plated lunch
1:00 - 6:30 p.m.             Review (Day One)
1:00 - 5:30 p.m.             Review (Day Two)

DAY ONE
August 12 and August 30 will be devoted to reviewing material covered by the national portion of the exam.  The session will cover federal laws and regulations, and present basic principles of leadership and management, human resources, finance, physical environment, and resident care and quality of life. Study materials you will receive: “Practice Questions and Answers on Nursing Home Administration” by John T. Cirn, Ph.D. written in the same multiple-choice format used in the licensure exam. “Review Manual for the National Part of the Licensure Examination” by John T. Cirn, Ph.D. is a two-binder set containing overviews of human resources management and financial management in the nursing home; a glossary of long term care terms; outlines of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, federal employment laws, and the Life Safety Code; and readings on infection control, activity programming, resident-centered care, and numerous other topics addressed by the NAB Exam. Federal materials include the certification standards, all the survey guidances, and the survey protocol. 

DAY TWO
August 19 and August 31 will focus on materials covered by the state supplemental part of the exam, primarily the Illinois licensing rules for skilled nursing facilities.  BRING A CALCULATOR for the practice exercises on calculation of minimum nurse staffing. Study materials you will receive: The Illinois Skilled Nursing and Intermediate Care Facilities Code, specially underlined and annotated for exam preparation, along with a set of study outlines and a collection of 550 practice questions and answers.  

Click here to view the complete brochure
Click here to register online for NAPERVILLE
Click here to register online for SPRINGFIELD