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All facilities accredited by TJC, AOA, CIHQ, and DNV Healthcare must adhere to the CMS CoPs. This 525-page manual contains interpretive guidelines, policies, procedures, and standards that must be followed for all patients treated within the hospital or any hospital-owned department.
In just the last year, CMS has rewritten all of the radiology and nuclear medicine sections, created five new quality measures, included the definition of spouse for individuals of same sex marriages, implemented 10 tag number changes in pharmacy, changed tag 405 in nursing, and proposed sweeping changes to the discharge planning standards. This five-part webinar series will guide attendees through the entire CMS Hospital CoP manual. It is a great way to on-board new hires or educate existing employees on the sections of the CMS hospital manual that are applicable to their job functions.
There have been a record-breaking number of survey and certification memos issued over the past year. Are you ready for the surveyor?
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|- Revised worksheets||- Required education||- Order sets|
|- Infection control||- Proposed changes||- Standing orders|
|- Discharge planning||- Survey protocols||- Safe opioid use|
|- Emergency services||- TJC tracer on C&P||- Care of patients|
|- Contracted services||- MS by-laws||- Telemedicine|
|- PI program requirements||- PI revised worksheet||- Appraisal of MS|
|- Tracking errors||- Patient safety||And more!|
|- Right to privacy||- Informed consent||- Confidentiality|
|- Low health literacy||- Abuse and neglect||- Interpreters|
|- Access to medical records||- Advance directives||- Plan of care|
|- Restraint and seclusion||- Patient advocate||- Doctor notification|
|- Grievances and complaints||- Privacy memo||And more!|
|- Nursing care plan||- Verbal orders||- Staffing|
|- Preparation of drugs||- Incident reports||- Patient safety|
|- Licensure verification||- Reporting ADEs||- First dose review|
|- 2016 BUD revision||- Staff competency||- Floor stock|
|- Self-administration of drugs||- High-risk medication||- Storage of drugs|
|- P&P to minimize errors||- Pharmacy requirements||- USP standards|
|- Compounding pharmacies||- ISMP & ASHP best practices||And more!|
|- Authentication||- Discharge summary||- Verbal orders|
|- Organization & staffing||- Legibility requirements||- Life safety code|
|- Emergency preparedness||- Buildings and equipment||- Compliance with PI|
|- Radiation exposure||- Look-back program||- Safety precautions|
|- Qualified directors||- Infection control||- Tissues specimens|
|- Dietary P & Ps required||- Nutritional assessment||- Lab services|
|- Tag number changes||- Supervision of staff||And more!|
|- UR committee||- Discharge appeal rights||- UR plan|
|- Mandatory training||- Scope of reviews||- Infection preventionist|
|- Antimicrobial stewardship||- Safe injection practices||- Log of incidents|
|- Preventing OR fires||- Discharge planning worksheet||- IMPACT Act|
|- Standards of care||- Intra-operative anesthesia record||- OR register|
|- Organ donation training||- CMS OPO memo||- Timely discharge|
|- Scope of services||- PACU and recent changes||And so much more!|