Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities
Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities

Event Details


KAHCF Webinar - Fall & Restraint Reduction: Analyzing 5-Star Falls with Major Injuiry& Physical RestraintUse and Improve Fall with Major Injury Quality Measures
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

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Seminar Description

This session will review falls with major injury and physical restraint quality measures that impact the Quality Measure component of the Nursing Home Compare Five-Star Quality Rating system. During the session, we will review how these measures are calculated and how they impact your overall Five-Star Quality Rating. The session will focus on best practices for reducing falls with major injury and restraints in your facility and how to improve these measures using a QAPI framework with emphasis on reduction of common MDS coding errors and implementation of a facility specific Five Star road map action plan.  Sample tools will be shared for driving and sustaining Five Star Quality.

Target Audience: Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nursing Home Administrators, Nursing staff and leaders, Quality Assurance Director, Social Services, Rehabilitation services



Objectives

  1.  Understand how falls with major injury and physical restraints quality measures are calculated and impact the Five-Star Quality Rating score
  2.  Describe best practices for improving falls with major injury and physical restraint quality measures impacting Five-Star Quality Rating score
  3. Describe a process for establishing priority QAPI goals and actions to improve falls with major injury and physical restraint quality measures


Speaker Info

Amie Martin, OTR/L, CHC, RAC-CT
Clinical Consultant
Proactive Medical Review

Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP
Clinical Consultant
Proactive Medical Review

Fees

Member - $55
Non Member - $110

Continuing Education

This seminar has been approved for 1.25 contact hour for nursing facility administrators and nurses by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators and Kentucky Board of Nursing for RN/LPNs. KBN #5-0002-707-355-1217

HFA, LSW & NSG, NAB pending

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed to kahcfinfo@kahcf.org or faxed to (502-425-3431). Cancellations by phone will not be accepted. Cancellations received no later than July 11 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between July 12 and July 18 will receive a refund of 1/2. Registrants who do not attend or who do not complete the full webinar will not receive a refund unless prior written notice is given to the KAHCF office.

Certificate of Completion
Webinar Policy/Procedure

Each Person Seeking a Certificate of Completion for contact hours must:

  • Register and pay the fee. If more than one person in an organization needs to obtain CEUs, each person seeking credit must register separately and pay the $55 fee.
  • Provide their license number(s) and state(s) of issue on the registration form.
  • Access the webinar from an individual computer using the login/password provided in their registration confirmation. KAHCFcannot issue CEUs to multiple people using the same computer/laptop.
  • Participate in the webinar for the duration of the content presentation and Q&A period.
    KAHCF cannot credit individuals who log in late, log off early, remain logged in after the webinar has ended, or only listen to the audio portion.
A Certificate of Completion will be updated on the KAHCF website within four weeks of the live event.