#9 Top Citation: F686 Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal PU

This session will review the #9 top citation nationally, F686 Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcer, with an emphasis on strategies to avoid this top citation through discussion on: Actual citation examples and reviews of immediate jeopardy citations, Strategies for successfully managing the survey process & understanding the critical element pathways used to guide surveyor investigations, & Implementing survey preparedness activities to prevent this top cited deficiency





Webinar Series Brochure

This 12-month webinar series-Survey Success! Avoiding Top Citations reviews nursing home survey trends and top deficiencies cited with an emphasis on understanding and applying the Interpretive guidance to avoid similar tags.
•Learn from actual citation examples including IJ tag reviews
• Gain insights into successfully managing the survey process & understanding the critical element pathways used to guide surveyor investigations
• Implement survey preparedness best practices
• Review steps for developing an effective plan of correction
& disputing cited deficiencies through the Informal Dispute
Resolution (IDR) process

Webinar Title:  Survey Success! Avoiding Top Citations. #9 Top Citation: F686 Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcer

When the webinars will take place:First Tuesday of every month  2:30 pm EST  Date: Tuesday, October 4

Projected Learning Outcomes/Course Objectives: At the conclusion of each session, the learner will:

1. Identify the regulatory requirements related to F686

2. Identify survey procedures that describe how F686 requirements are reviewed for compliance during the annual survey process

3. Identify examples of how F686 is commonly cited in the long-term care survey process

4. Identify tools for the leadership team to use for monitoring compliance with F686 requirements

5. Explain strategies for incorporating survey preparedness related to F686 into facility QAPI processes

Course Content

  • 20 min Overview of the F-Tag Regulations and Interpretive Guidance
  • 20 min Survey procedures for assessing compliance with the F-Tag and citation examples
  • 15 min Strategies for monitoring compliance and incorporating survey preparedness into facility QAPI processes
  • 5 min Closing Comments/Q&A

Target Audience: Administrators, Nursing Leadership

Instructional Level: Intermediate

Contact Hours: 1.0

Presented By:Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, CHC, CLNC, CPC ,Director of Regulatory Services

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: $55 per person (all sessions are recorded)

Nonmember: $110 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 1.00 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] or faxed to 502-425-3431. Cancellations by phone will not be accepted. Cancellations received no later than January  will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between December 28  to January 3 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. 

10/4/2022 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
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