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Fresno/Central Valley Nursing Home Learning Session


Friday, June 19, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT.

Join your Fresno/Central Valley-area nursing home peers and earn 8.00 CEUs* at the first Fresno/Central Valley NHQCC learning session. Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) looks forward to collaborating with you to improve resident care. This event is co-sponsored by the California Association of Health Facilities (CAHF) Nurses Council, Central Valley Region. At this meeting you will:

  • Receive your quality measure composite score nursing home data report, readmission data, and CASPER report.

  • Learn the focus areas of the National and California NHQCCs and nursing home quality improvement team roles.

  • Identify the revisions to the Nursing Home Compare Five-Star Quality Rating System.

  • Hear from Minimum Data Set (MDS)-expert Rena Shephard, MHA, RN, RAC-MT, about the measures and specifications that impact the Five-Star Quality Measures domain.

  • Hear from geriatric-care specialist Keith S. Savell, PhD, CTRS, about the Consequences of Need-Driven Dementia-Compromised Behavior Model and Person-Centered Care approaches.

  • Use Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement (QAPI) as a framework for improvement.

  • Develop a performance improvement project (PIP) that addresses a nursing home quality measure need. 

*CAHF Nurses Council, Central Valley Region., is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider # CEP 9577, to award 8 contact hours. There is no charge for attendance of this event. Provider approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians, provider # CEP 9577 for 8 contact hours. Provider approved by the California Nursing Home Administrator Program # CEP 1664004-4994/P, for 8 continuing education credits.