5-Star Work Plans -From A to Z Monhtly Webinar Series

This series examines the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing and Quality Measures including how the rating is calculated and analyzing facility data with a focus on developing a work plan to improve or maintain 5-Star Status.



Common obstacles to 5-Star status will be discussed with tips and strategies for advancing facility performance. This session will provide an overview of the 5-Star Rating System and a focus on the Health Inspections component of Nursing Home Compare’s 5-Star Rating System. You will learn how the health inspection rating is calculated and how it impacts your overall 5-Star rating.

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When the webinars will take place:This 6- week webinar series runs January-February 2023

Click below on the webinar title to learn more about each weekly webinar series

Date Title
January 1/18 5-Star Overview and Health Inspection Domain
January 1/25 5-Star Staffing Rating
February 2/1 Quality Measure Domain: Part 1
February 2/8 Quality Measure Domain: Part 2
February 2/15 Quality Measure Domain: Part 3
February 2/22 Developing a Facility Specific Work Plan for 5-Star Improvement


Time: Tuesday @ 2:30pm-3:30pm (eastern standard time)

What to Expect: Gain insights into how the 5-Star rating is calculated & tips on how to analyze your data and develop an effective 5-Star improvement work plan..

Target Audience:
Nursing Home Administrators, Director of Nursing, Nursing Leadership, Facility Department Managers, RAI Coordinator, QA Director.

Contact Hours: One (1.0) contract hours each session; NAB approved through Proactive LTC Consulting

Presenter: Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, CHC, CLNC, CPC 

She is a Registered Nurse and Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with experience serving as an Administrator, Director of Nursing, and as a multi-site Corporate Nurse Consultant. She holds AAPACN’s QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) credential, is certified in healthcare compliance through the Healthcare Compliance Association (HCCA) and is an Infection Preventionist. She presents extensively on LTC clinical, regulatory, and compliance matters.

Proactive Training Team:
The Proactive clinical education team includes experienced health
facility administrator, legal nurse consultant, compliance officer, MDS
and reimbursement experts with backgrounds in multi-facility operations,
contract therapy services, survey management, healthcare compliance,
clinical program development, QAPI, and litigation support.
Learn more about our team at www.proactivemedicalreview.com

Registration fee:

Members: $330 per person for all twelve webinar sessions  (all twelve sessions are recorded)

Nonmember: $430 per person

Continuing Education

The Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities is an approved provider of continuing education by the Kentucky Board of Nursing, #5-0002.  To receive the 1.0 contact hours, you must complete the entire program. Certificates may be printed once the program evaluation is submitted. Disclaimer Statement: The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual continuing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed to [email protected]. Cancellations by phone will not be accepted. Cancellations received no later than January 10will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between January 10  to January 17 will receive a refund of 1/2. Registrants who do not attend or who do not complete the full seminar will not receive a refund unless prior written notice is given to the KAHCF office. 

2/8/2023 2:30 PM - 2/22/2023 4:00 PM
Eastern Standard Time
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