Seminars


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Web Seminar Series: Cultivating LTC Leaders: Topics in Regulatory, Legal and Compliance Management

This 12-month web seminar series addresses hot topics in nursing home operations to develop skills in managing current clinical, regulatory, legal and compliance risks. A team of expert presenters offers insight on systems and strategies to advance preparedness for the varied challenges facing LTC leaders, with practical solutions, templates, tools and resources. 
 
What to Expect: Advance proficiency in identifying and mitigating facility risks and gain practical skills in implementing operational strategies to address critical challenges.
 
Target Audience: Nursing Home Administrators, DONs, Nurse Managers, Compliance Staff, QA Director, Department Heads, Human Resources, Corporate Leaders, Board Members.

All sessions held the first Wednesday of each month at 1 p.m. Central 

May 5, 2021—Policies and Procedures: Should you Have a Policy for Everything? 
June 2, 2021—Driving Excellence through QAPI
July 7, 2021—Internal Investigations
August 4, 2021—Achieving Objectives Through People: Topics in Human Resources 
September 1, 2021—The Operator’s Guide to Understanding the (Tremendous) Impact of the MDS 
October 6, 2021—Fundamentals of Defense Part 1: Falls, Infection Control/COVID-19 Outbreak /Management, Pressure Ulcers, Elopement, Wrongful Death
November 3, 2021—Fundamentals of Defense Part 2: Falls, Infection Control/COVID-19 Outbreak /Management, Pressure Ulcers, Elopement, Wrongful Death
December 1, 2021—Lessons from Headlines: Case Reviews 2021


Cultivating LTC Leaders-Policies and Procedures: Should you Have a Policy for Everything? 

May 5, 2021 - 1 p.m.

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 in your daily practical operations to promote resident well-being and minimize potential risks. 

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Web Seminar Series: Standards of Care: Master the Core Elements of LTC Clinical Excellence 

This 12-month web seminar series focuses on nursing facility systems of care and managing common conditions treated in the LTC setting. Each session addresses standards of care, staff training/competency focus areas, critical nursing assessment/documentation principles, care planning guidance, recommended QA activities and practical daily operations guidance with extensive use of case examples. 
 
What to Expect: Develop skills for strengthening clinical systems and improving care quality.

Target Audience: Nursing Home Administrators, DONs, Nurse Managers, QA Director, MDS/RAI Team, Nursing Staff, Staff Development Coordinator, Compliance Staff, Department Heads, Corporate Leaders

All sessions held the third Wednesday of each month at 1 p.m. Central 
 
April 21, 2021—Care of the Dialysis Recipient
May 19, 2021—Breathe Easy: Respiratory Care and Services 
June 16, 2021—Skin/Wound Care, Pressure Ulcer Prevention
July 21, 2021—Depression, Anxiety and Trauma-Informed Care
August 18, 2021—Dementia Care, Behavioral Health and Antipsychotic Reduction 
September 16, 2021—Pain 
October 20, 2021—End of Life Care: Hospice and Palliative Services
November 17, 2021—Nutrition, Hydration and Weight Loss
December 15, 2021—Incontinence, UTI and Catheters

 

Standards of Care-Care of the Dialysis Recipient
April 21, 2021 - 1 p.m.

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 minimize potential risks. 

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Review Course for the Illinois Licensure Examination for Nursing Home Administrators

Currently, IHCA is not conducting the Licensure Review Course due to COVID-19. Check back for more information regarding this course.