Royal 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.
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
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
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