Fundamentals of Defense Part 2: Falls, IC/COV-19 Outbreak

This session will review regulatory requirements and best practices for defending care in pressure ulcer, elopement and related wrongful death cases. Forms and resources for assessing, monitoring and managing pressure ulcers and elopement will be provided, along with strategies for defensive documentation.

WEBINAR: Fundamentals of Defense Part 2: Falls, Infection Control/COVID-19 Outbreak Management, Pressure Ulcers, Elopement and Wrongful Death

November 3. 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.

At the conclusion of this session, the learner will:

  1. Understand the regulatory requirements governing pressure ulcers and elopement.
  2. Identify key components of defending care in wrongful death cases related to pressure ulcers and elopement.
  3. Apply strategies for successful defense of care for pressure ulcers and elopement.

Course Content

  • 15 minutes Overview of regulatory requirements governing pressure ulcers and elopement.
  • 30 minutes Examine key components of defending care in wrongful death cases involving pressure ulcers and elopement.
  • 10 minutes Review best practices for successful defense of care for pressure ulcers and elopement.
  • 5 minutes Closing Comments/ Q&A

Target Audience: Nursing Facility Leadership

Instructional Level: Intermediate

Contact Hours: 1

Presented By:

* Shelly Maffia MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, CHC, CLNC

* Janine Lehman, RN, RAC-CT, CLNC, 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.
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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 October 25 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between October 26 to November 2  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. 

11/3/2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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