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COMING IN 2022! New Webinar Series!
Survey Success! Avoiding Top Citations

Chart a course for survey success with monthly webinar insights!
 
This 12-month webinar series reviews nursing home survey trends and top deficiencies cited with an emphasis on understanding and applying the interpretive guidance to avoid similar tags.
 
What to Expect: Improve survey outcomes through understanding of deficiency trends and strategies for survey preparedness.
  • Learn from actual citation examples including IJ tag reviews
  • Gain insights into successfully managing the survey process and understanding the critical element pathways used to guide surveyor investigations
  • Implement survey preparedness best practices
  • Review steps for developing an effective plan of correction and disputing cited deficiencies through the Informal Dispute Resolution (IDR) process
Target Audience: Nursing Home Administrators, DONs, Nurse Managers, Compliance Staff, QA Director, Department Heads, Human Resources, Corporate Leaders, Board Members.

All sessions held on the first Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. Central 
Feb. 1, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #1 F880 Infection Control & F884 NHSN Reporting
Mar. 1, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #2 F812 Food Procurement
Apr. 5, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #3 F761 Label/Store Drugs & Biologicals
May 3, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #4 F689 Free of Accident Hazards/Supervision/Devices
June 7, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #5 F656 Develop/Implement Comprehensive Care Plan
July 5, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #6 F684 Quality of Care
Aug. 2, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #7 F677 ADL Care Provided for Dependent Residents
Sept. 6, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #8 F695 Respiratory/Tracheostomy Care & Suctioning
Oct. 4, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #9 F686 Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcer
Nov. 1, 2022 — Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #10 F758 Free From Unnecessary Psychotropic Meds/PRN Use
Dec. 6, 2022 — Post Survey Activities: Developing Effective Plan of Correction
 

Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #1 F880 Infection Control & F884 NHSN Reporting
February 1, 2022 | 1:30 p.m.

This session will review the #1 top citation in the nation, F880 Infection Control & F884 NHSN Reporting, with an emphasis on strategies to avoid this citation through discussion on: actual citation examples and reviews of immediate jeopardy citations, strategies for successfully managing the survey process and understanding the critical element pathways used to guide surveyor investigations and Implementing survey preparedness activities to prevent this top cited deficiency.

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Analysis of top 10 citations in the nation: #2 F812 Food Procurement
March 1, 2022 | 1:30 p.m.

This session will review the #1 top citation in the nation, F880 Infection Control & F884 NHSN Reporting, with an emphasis on strategies to avoid this citation through discussion on: actual citation examples and reviews of immediate jeopardy citations, strategies for successfully managing the survey process and understanding the critical element pathways used to guide surveyor investigations and Implementing survey preparedness activities to prevent this top cited deficiency.

Click here to view brochure
Click here to register online


Review Course for the Illinois Licensure Examination for Nursing Home Administrators

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be conducting an in-person Licensure Review Course at this time. However, we do have study materials available for purchase for anyone who is preparing for the state and national exams. You may select to purchase printed manuals shipped via USPS or digital copies of the manuals sent via email. Purchasers will also receive supplementary readings and practice exams by email from the course instructor, John Cirn. Please complete the form below and return it, along with your payment, to the address listed on the form. Once your order is received, your study materials will be sent out within a week.
 
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