September F-Tag Webinar – Resident Assessments / Accuracy of Assessments, F636-F642

This session will focus on the Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments Regulations including, but not limited to, F-Tag 636- F-Tag 642, 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.

REGISTRATION FORM BELOW

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

  1. Identify the regulatory requirements related to Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments
  2. Identify survey procedures that describe how Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments requirements are reviewed for compliance during the annual survey process
  3. Identify examples of how F-Tags related to Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments are commonly cited in the new LTCSP
  4. Identify tools for the leadership team to use for monitoring compliance with Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments requirements
  5. Explain strategies for incorporating survey preparedness related to Resident Assessments/Accuracy of Assessments 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, MDS Staff

Instructional Level:          Intermediate      Contact Hours: 1.25