ahcancalED Trauma Informed Care Training Released: Ensure Compliance with TIC F-Tags

Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) is a federal regulatory requirement, but it is also an approach to care that requires specific staff competency as well as a system of care delivery to achieve the intent of the regulation and provide the necessary support to care for residents who may suffer from trauma. Developed in partnership with AHCA, the Trauma Informed Care Certificate Program is designed to provide education that will assist facility leaders in implementing TIC in their facility with staff who are appropriately trained and competent to care for residents who are at risk for re-traumatization.

Following this on-demand workshop, you will be able to:

  • Define Trauma-Informed Care and identify its six key principles
  • Coordinate the IDT to design a process that supports collaboration for Trauma-Informed Care
  • Identify the necessary areas to implement Trauma-Informed Care

Why This Training is Important to SNF Providers

TIC is a regulatory requirement and an approach to care that requires specific staff competency and a system of care delivery that achieves the regulatory intent and provides the necessary support to care for nursing home residents who may suffer from trauma. At least eight CMS F-tags cover various aspects of TIC making compliance with this critical form of care vital to nursing facility survey success and quality care.

Cost, Registration & CEs

The cost of the program is $350 for AHCA/NCAL and AAPACN members and $650 for non-members. AHCA/NCAL members will need to login to ahcancalED with their usernames and passwords to register for the course. For assistance obtaining usernames and passwords, members should e-mail educate@ahca.org with their name and facility contact information.

The program is approved for 5.75 NAB CEs for administrators and 5.10 AANC continuing education hours for nurses. Certificates are available upon successful completion of the course. Nurses must complete at least 80 percent of the educational activity to be eligible for ANCC CE hours. Administrators must take and pass the final exam with a score of 70 percent or higher to receive NAB CEs.

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