Critical Access Hospital CoPs Made Easy: Nursing, Infection Control & Outpatient Services - March 15

Time: 9:00 AM

Location:

Webinar Series - #3 of 4

Registration:

IHA Members: $195 per webinar connection
Non-IHA Members: $250 per webinar connection

*Please note: The registration fee is for one phone line and one internet connection only. Any additional line/connection using your registration information will incur an additional registration charge.

15% series registration discount available – visit the registration page below for additional information.

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Need practical strategies to continue compliance with the Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Conditions of Participation (CoPs)? Don’t miss this webinar series featuring accreditation expert Sue Dill Calloway, RN, MSN, JD.

Join Dill Calloway for examination of challenging standards from several areas of the CAH CoP manual: Infection Control, Safe Medication, Patient Services, Outpatient Services, Lab and Nursing. You will also learn about proposed revisions to the CMS infection control worksheet and explore Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Food and Drug Administration.

For more information, including a detailed content outline, please visit the registration page.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss how the CMS infection control worksheet may be helpful to CAHs.
  • Explain how many times an insulin pen may be used on patients.
  • Recall that an order is needed to allow the patient to self-administer medications.
  • Identify the three time frames in which to administer medications.
  • Describe the CMS plan of care requirement.

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for professionals involved with Critical Access Hospital CoP compliance. This includes:

  • Administration
  • Pharmacy
  • Infection Prevention
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Clinical care: medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dietary, etc
  • Compliance
  • Quality improvement/Risk management
  • Safety officers
  • Legal affairs
  • Facilities management
  • Board members
  • Behavioral health
  • Case managers

Nursing Continuing Education
The Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) is authorized by the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (license number 236.000109) to award up to 2.0 hours of nurse continuing education credit for this program.

Speakers

Sue Dill Calloway, RN, MSN, JD, has been a nurse attorney and consultant for more than 30 years. She is president of Patient Safety and Healthcare Education and Consulting and was previously the chief learning officer at the Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation and a director of patient safety and risk management for The Doctors Company. Calloway is an author of 102 books and thousands of articles, is a frequent speaker and is well-known across the county in the areas of healthcare law, CMS, risk management and patient safety. She has no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this presentation.