CMS proposed significant changes to the hospital CoPs for both standard and critical access hospitals. Our expert will discuss proposed changes to the hospital CoPs and review the antibiotic stewardship program hospitals are required to implement.
This webinar will discuss different case management models, including the current model of moving utilization review out of the case manager's hands. As different models are reviewed, attendees will be able to evaluate their model and determine if it's the one that meets the needs of their hospital.
During this program, attendees will learn about CoPs for UR, the new outpatient MOON forms, state QIOs, and the two-midnight rule. Our expert will provide plans for hospitals to implement in order to comply with the UR standards and prevent unnecessary readmissions.
This program will cover the CMS proposed discharge planning process, which includes changes to the admission assessment, transfer form, discharge evaluation, and discharge instructions. Discharge Planning Worksheet, Project Re-Engineered Discharge (RED), and mandatory changes in the IMPACT Act will also be discussed. Our expert will recommend strategies for preventing readmissions, discuss CMS' Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program, review CMS Value-Based Purchasing Report, and provide evidence-based tools and initiatives hospital employees can implement to prevent readmissions.
This program will review where case management came from and how it will work in today’s managed care and government payer environments. This webinar will review Medicare’s latest programs that impact the role of case managers, including value-based purchasing, readmission reduction program, accountable care organizations and others. Take a glimpse into the future in this state-of-the-art review.
This program will cover the revised standards on safe opioid use, IV medication, blood transfusion, CDC guideline for prescribing opioids, TJC guideline for pain management, federal guidelines for opioid programs, and recommendations to address the opioid epidemic. Our expert will also discuss opioid requirements found in the pharmacy and QAPI sections in the Hospital CoP Manual, ISMP Safe Practice Guidelines, and the National Action Plan for ADE Prevention.
This program will simplify 50 pages of the CMS restraint and seclusion interpretive guidelines, including the proposed changes in the Hospital Improvement Act. Our expert will provide a crosswalk to TJC and other accrediting standards, review reporting requirements, and share best practices for physicians and RNs to ensure compliance.
This webinar series will cover the CMS infection control standards, proposed infection control standards for 2018, antibiotic stewardship program, and the Hospital Infection Control Worksheet. Our expert will address common deficiencies in infection control and provide tips to ensure compliance.
This program will cover the CMS infection control standards and antibiotic stewardship program, TJC’s antibiotic stewardship program requirements, and CDC’s Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship. Our speaker will discuss common deficiencies in infection control and provide tips to ensure compliance. Attendees will learn about CDC and FDA’s updated procedures for cleaning, disinfecting, and sterilizing reusable medical devices, CDC’s Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit, CMS memos on infection control, safe injection practices, CRE, ISMP, and insulin pen memos.
This webinar will review Medicare’s latest programs that impact the role of case managers, including value-based purchasing, readmission reduction program, accountable care organizations and others. Take a glimpse into the future in this state-of-the-art review.