Past Events: QAPI

Massachusetts Long-Term Care Facility Significantly Reduces Alarm Use in Two Months through QAPI Initiative

Success Story IconRoyal Falmouth a 121-bed facility located in Falmouth, Massachusetts offers long-term care, short-term rehabilitation and memory care for residents with dementia. Within the facility, 23% of residents were using alarms, and in some cases, residents were double alarmed utilizing bed, chair or personal safety alarms to prevent falls or other injuries.

WEBINAR: Using the New CoP QAPI to Reduce Readmissions

By attending this webinar, participants now: have a clear understanding of the new QAPI Process; understand the steps to create or revise a Performance Improvement Project (PIP) to decrease avoidable readmissions; be able to gather the data needed, identify a target goal, create and implement the plan and evaluate its progress; and celebrate your compliance … Continue reading WEBINAR: Using the New CoP QAPI to Reduce Readmissions

WEBINAR: QAPI – Process, Plan, Outcomes – Part II

The New England Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative is hostedan educational event “QAPI – Process, Plan, Outcomes – Part II” on Thursday, April 20th. This webinar provided you with information to implement an effective QAPI program and prepare for the new regulatory requirements. On this webinar, we: Summarized the key points from Part I of this webinar … Continue reading WEBINAR: QAPI – Process, Plan, Outcomes – Part II

WEBINAR: QAPI – Process, Plan, Outcomes

In 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the long-awaited revisions to the nursing home regulations. §483.75 Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) requires facilities to have an effective QAPI program. Phase 2 of this regulation requires facilities to provide an initial QAPI Plan to the State Agency Surveyor during the annual survey … Continue reading WEBINAR: QAPI – Process, Plan, Outcomes