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MDS for Administrators

June 23 @ 8:00 am - 12:15 pm

Sponsored by

Directed Health Measures

Your safety and well-being are NHCA’s top priority. The event will follow Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department directed health measures (DHMs) in place at the time the event is held.

Content

This training will provide a focused look at key factors an administrator or other facility leadership need to know about the Minimum Data Set (MDS). Understanding the process, its intent, and the regulatory requirements will be discussed. This training will help administrators better understand the assessment process, why quality measures trigger, and explore recent changes.

Objectives

At the completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain the RAI process and the scope of the RAI’s impact.
  2. Define how MDS accuracy effects the skilled nursing facility quality measures.
  3. Discuss the importance of providing supporting documentation.
  4. Describe the impact of the RAI process on reimbursement.
  5. Identify the impact of the RAI process on survey outcomes.
  6. Develop person-centered care plans through Care Area Assessments.
  7. Recognize coding errors and how to avoid them.

Audience

This program is appropriate for all staff in nursing facilities.

Speaker

Kathy Sanders, RN, RAC-CT, DNS-CT, Sanders Consulting, Tecumseh, Neb.

Format

Registrants will have the option to attend in-person or virtually. Each attendee will designate in-person or virtual format during registration. Registrants must attend in the format in which they are registered. Lunch will be provided.

Continuing Education Credit

This education program meets the continuing competency requirements of 4 hours for the renewal/reinstatement of a Nebraska Nursing Home Administrator’s license as granted by the Nebraska Board of Nursing Home Administrators. This program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for social work. This program meets the criteria for continuing education of 4 hours for nurses. This program is appropriate continuing education for activity coordinators. Participants must stay in the education program the entire time to receive full credit.

Handouts

Printed handouts will not be provided. Handouts will be available online. Registrants will receive a link to the handouts prior to the program. Be sure to include your email address on the registration form.

Evaluations

Please provide your feedback on the course by completing the evaluation. A link to the online evaluation will be emailed to registrants.

Virtual Attendees

Registrants will be emailed a link to the training after registration. NHCA uses ZOOM as the webinar platform. You may participate from any computer and most mobile devices that have internet access. However, to receive full credit, you must be logged into the ZOOM app through your computer or mobile device. Visit https://zoom.us/test to test if your computer is ready for a ZOOM session and to download the latest application. The audio portion of this webinar is run through the computer rather than a phone line. A computer with external speakers or headset is needed; a microphone and/or webcam is required. Questions for the instructor can be asked through chat and Q&A functions in the ZOOM app. If you need technical assistance, please call 402-435-3551 or email education@nehca.org.

Schedule

Day 1
Start End Topic
7:30 am 8:00 am REGISTRATION
8:00 am 10:00 am Program
10:00 am 10:15 am Break
10:15 am 12:15 am Program

 Registration Fees

Registration Fees
Member* on/before June 9 $149 per person
Member* after June 9 $174 per person
Non-members:
Non-member on/before June 9 $298 per person
Non-member after June 9 $323 per person

Cancellation Policy

Walk-in registration will be accepted at the door if the event does not reach classroom capacity. Please call NHCA at 402-435-3551 to verify availability.

Substitution, cancellation, and refund policies can be found at this link.

Hotel Room Block

Residence Inn by Marriott Lincoln South

5865 Boboli Ln, Lincoln, NE 68516

Call (402) 423-1555 and mention Nebraska Health Care Association to receive the discounted room rate of $109 a night.

Please make your reservations by June 9, 2022. The discounted room rate is not guaranteed for any reservations made after this date.

Liability Release Statement

Photographs are taken during Nebraska Health Care Association events for use in media releases, newsletters, nehca.org, and social media. By registering for this event, you grant NHCA the right to use your name and photograph for such purposes.

I acknowledge that by attending I am forgoing risks and accepting sole responsibility for any exposure or infection that may result in illness, disability, and/or death. I understand that the risk of becoming exposed to or infected by COVID-19 may result from the actions, omissions, or negligence of myself or others. I understand that if I am ill before, during, or after the training, it is my responsibility to inform NHCA.

Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Vetter Family Learning Center
1200 Libra Drive, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68512 United States
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Phone:
402-435-3551
Website:
nehca.org

Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
8:00 am - 12:15 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Vetter Family Learning Center
1200 Libra Drive, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68512 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
402-435-3551
Website:
nehca.org