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Northern California Nursing Home Learning Session


Thursday, June 4, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PT.

Join your Northern California-area nursing home peers and earn 5.00 CEUs* at the first Northern California NHQCC learning session. Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) looks forward to collaborating with you to improve resident care. 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 Sheppard, MHA, RN, RAC-MT, about the measures and specifications that impact the Five-Star Quality Measures domain.

  • Hear from dementia specialist Elizabeth (Bonnie) Bollwinkel, LCSW, 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. 


Continental breakfast will be provided for $9 (no refunds offered). You will have a one-hour break for lunch on your own.