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In September of 2016, CMS issued their final rule on new Conditions of Participation standards (CoPs) for Emergency Management. CMS has set November 16 2017, as the effective date for all healthcare facilities to be fully compliant with these new standards.
In this presentation, our expert will discuss the new standards, identify new requirements set by the Accreditation Organizations, and explain what facilities need to do to stay compliant.
|- EM Standards||- Accreditation Organizations||- Planning process|
|- Facility requirements||- CMS Final rule||- Policies & procedures|
|- S&C memo||- Online resources||- Communication|
|- CoPs for acute care||- Transplant hospitals||- Training & testing|
|- 2016 TJC's requirements||- 2016 HFAP's requirements||- Emergency fuel|
|- 2012 NFPA 99 requirements||- EM terminology||- Generator testing|
|- TJC's Emergency Management||- Integrated systems|