Operator’s Guide to Understanding Impact of the MDS

This session overviews how MDS data is used for reimbursement, monitoring quality of care, and informing consumers about nursing home characteristics compared to peers with guidance for monitoring data for compliance, payment accuracy and quality outcome

WEBINAR:  The Operator’s Guide to Understanding (the Tremendous!) Impact of the MDS

August 4. 2021. Webinar -  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (ET)

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Webinar Series: Cultivating LTC Leaders: Topics in Regulatory, Legal, and Compliance Management
This 12 month 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. Recordings of live sessions are included with
the webinar purchase.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, the learner will:

1. Understand the purpose and uses of key items on the MDS impacting facility data

2. Become familiar with accessing and interpreting relevant CASPER and other reports

3. Develop successful auditing and monitoring processes to ensure track and trend outcomes and inform QAPI activities

Course Content

  • 15 minutes Overview of the multiple purposes and uses of MDS data in daily operations
  • 20 minutes Examine key CASPER and other reports useful for monitoring data
  • 15 minutes Review best practices for data monitoring and QAPI activities
  • 10 minutes Closing Comments/Q&A

Target Audience: Nursing Facility Leadership

Instructional Level: Intermediat

Presented By: (see attached bios)

* Eleisha Wilkes, RN, RAC-CT, RAC-CTA, Clinical Consultant

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

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 July 30 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between July 30 to August 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. 

8/4/2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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