November 27 F-Tag Webinar: Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers Requirements

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This session will focus on the Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers Regulations including, but not limited to, F-Tag 686, 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 Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers
  • Identify survey procedures that describe how Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers requirements are reviewed for compliance during the annual survey process
  • Identify examples of how F-Tags related to Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers are commonly cited in the new LTCSP
  • Identify tools for the leadership team to use for monitoring compliance with Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers requirements
  • Explain strategies for incorporating survey preparedness related to Treatment/Services to Prevent/Heal Pressure Ulcers 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:   Directors of Nursing, Assistant Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nursing Home Administrators, Nursing staff and leaders, Quality Assurance Directors

Instructional Level:          Intermediate      Contact Hours: 1.25