F-Tag Review Series – ADL Care for Dependent Residents, F677 


This session will focus on the Activities of Daily Living Regulations including, but not limited to, F-Tag 677, with a review of the regulations and an analysis of the associated Interpretive Guidance. A review of survey procedures used to guide the investigative process will be discussed. Actual citation examples will be shared and discussed. Tools to assist the facility interdisciplinary team in monitoring compliance and incorporating into the facility QAPI processes will be discussed.

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

  • Identify the regulatory requirements related to Activities of Daily Living
  • Identify survey procedures that describe how Activities of Daily Living requirements are reviewed for compliance during the annual survey process
  • Identify examples of how F-Tags related to Activities of Daily Living are commonly cited in the new LTCSP
  • Identify tools for the leadership team to use for monitoring compliance with Activities of Daily Living requirements
  • Explain strategies for incorporating survey preparedness related to Activities of Daily Living into facility QAPI processes

Course Content

2:00     Overview of the F-Tag Regulations and Interpretive Guidance

2:30     Survey procedures for assessing compliance with the F-Tag and citation examples

3:00   Strategies for monitoring compliance and incorporating survey preparedness into facility QAPI processes

3:15   Closing Comments/Q&A

Target Audience:   Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nursing Home Administrators, Nursing staff and leaders, Quality Assurance Director, Social Services

Instructional Level:          Intermediate      Contact Hours: 1.25