Event Detail


July 22, 2020 - Live Webinar - 2:30pm - 4:00pm

5 Star QMs:  Falls with Major Injury

This session will review falls with major injury quality measures that impact the Quality Measure component of the Nursing Home Compare Five-Star Quality Rating system. During the session, we will review how this measure is calculated and how it impacts your overall Five-Star Quality Rating. The session will focus on best practices for reducing falls with major injury in your facility and how to improve this measure using a QAPI framework with emphasis on reduction of common MDS coding errors and implementation of a facility specific Five Star road map action plan.

Learning Objectives

1. Understand how falls with major injury quality measure is calculated and impacts the Five-Star Quality Rating score

2. Describe best practices for improving falls with major injury quality measure impacting Five-Star Quality Rating score

3. Describe a process for establishing priority QAPI goals and actions to improve falls with major injury quality measures

Target Audience:  

Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Nursing Home Administrators, Nursing staff and leaders, Quality Assurance Director, Social Services, Rehabilitation services

Contact Hours: 1.50 - Nursing Home Administrators, Social Workers and AL Managers - CEUs awarded per log-in

Cost:  $75 - HFAM Members - $150 - Non-Members