On-Demand Webinars

Survey Management

These webinars review nursing home survey trends and top deficiencies cited with an emphasis on understanding and applying Interpretive guidance to avoid similar tags. 

Unpacking the RoP Interpretive Guidance

On June 29, 2022, CMS released revised Long-Term Care surveyor guidance, including clarifications and technical corrections of Phase 2 guidance issued in 2017, new guidance for Phase 3 requirements which went into effect in November 28, 2019, and guidance on the new arbitration requirements which became effective September 2019. Surveyors will begin using this guidance to identify noncompliance on October 24, 2022. This 5-session education series will explain the updates and changes of the regulations and guidance, with an emphasis on developing actions plans for achieving compliance related to the updates and changes.

MDS Mastermind

This 8-session webinar series emphasizes skill building for serving effectively as the MDS/RAI Coordinator. New or seasoned MDS staff will improve mastery of the MDS and detailed coding implications for ensuring proper reimbursement, accurate Quality Measures, and survey preparedness.

Winning the Fall Prevention Battle

This 8-session series guides the interdisciplinary team through the elements of an effective falls prevention program. Sessions focus on assessment strategies that guide targeted risk-based interventions, responding to a fall event, and promoting a fall prevention environment. Presented by a team of nurse and therapist experts, this series aims to provide the insights and tools needed to implement improved falls prevention programs in the SNF/LTC/AL setting. Webinars were recorded February & March 2022. 

Reimbursement Refresher

This 4-part webinar series focuses on critical updates for NSF/LTC leaders to drive best practices for payment accuracy, medical review success, and contract negotiations. A team of expert presenters offers reimbursement insights in the areas of Medicare, Medicaid Case Mix, Managed Care, and Medical Review Preparedness. Webinars were recorded July & August 2021. 

Standards of Care

This 10-part webinar series will focus on advancing results in the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing, and Quality Measures. You will gain insight into how the health inspection, staffing, quality measure, and overall rating is calculated. Tips on how to analyze your data and develop an effective action plan to achieve 5- Star status will be emphasized, along with practical facility application of QAPI elements to drive your 5-Star Ratings. Webinars were recorded January-December 2021.

Cultivating LTC Leaders

This 12-session webinar series addresses hot topics in nursing home operations to develop skills in managing current clinical- regulatory, legal, and compliance risks. A team of expert presenters offers insight on systems and strategies to advance preparedness for the varied challenges facing LTC leaders, with practical solutions, templates, tools, and resources. Webinars were recorded January-December 2021.

5-Star Insights

This 10-part webinar series will focus on advancing results in the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing, and Quality Measures. You will gain insight into how the health inspection, staffing, quality measure, and overall rating is calculated. Tips on how to analyze your data and develop an effective action plan to achieve 5- Star status will be emphasized, along with practical facility application of QAPI elements to drive your 5-Star Ratings. Webinars were recorded March-December 2020.