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5 Star Insights:  Achieve 5 Star in 2020 - Webinar Series

This 10-part webinar series will focus on advancing results in the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing, and Quality Measures. You will gain insight into how the health inspection, staffing, quality measure, and overall rating is calculated. Tips on how to analyze your data and develop an effective action plan to achieve 5-Star status will be emphasized, along with practical facility application of QAPI elements to drive your 5-Star Ratings.

Pricing:  HFAM Members - $550.00   Non-HFAM Members - $1100 - series purchase includes free access to recorded sessions.  The recorded sessions can be viewed often and by others in your center.  Recorded sessions do not offer CEUs.

What to Expect:
• Understand the three domains of the 5-Star Rating System.
• Understand how each component is calculated and the impact on the overall 5-Star Rating.
• Acquire knowledge to implement best practices for Five-Star improvement.


Who Should View:
Nursing Home Administrators, Director of Nursing, Nursing Leadership, Facility Department Managers, RAI Coordinator, QA Director.


Contact Hours:  1.25 each webinar session for Nursing Home Administrators, Social Workers and AL Managers.  12.5  Contact Hours for entire series

Schedule of Webinars - all webinars take place on Wednesdays at 2:30 PM EST.  Click on each date for program description.

March 18, 2020 - Developing a 5-Star Work Plan
April 22, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Increased ADL Help, Ability to Move Worsened & Improvement in Function
May 20, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Pressure Ulcers
June 17, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Catheter, UTI
July 22, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Falls with Major Injury
August 19, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Antipsychotic Use
September 16, 2020 - 5-Star QMs: Re-Hospitalizations, ER Visits, Successful Return to Community
October 21, 2020 - 5-Star Health Inspections: Top Citations & How to Avoid Them - Part 1
November 18, 2020 - 5-Star Health Inspections: Top Citations & How to Avoid Them - Part 2
December 16, 2020 - 5-Star Staffing Rating

Questions:  contact Patty DeGrasse - 410-401-3089 or pdegrasse@hfam.org