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CMS has proposed significant changes to the hospital CoPs for both standard and critical access hospitals. During this program, our expert will outline details of the five-star rating system CMS recently implemented. Only 7% of hospitals earned a full 5-star rating.
Attendees will learn about the new, mandatory, antibiotic stewardship program requirements as well as changes to nursing, medical records, QAPI, patient rights, prohibition on discrimination, and restraint and seclusion.
|- QAPI leadership||- Antibiotic stewardship policies||- Tracking all infections|
|- Verbal orders||- Competency-based staff training||- Hospital-wide surveillance|
|- Infection control||- Antibiotic stewardship program||- Nursing care plans|
|- Supervisory staff||- Medicare Quality Reporting Data||- Outpatient policy required|
|- Infection preventionist||- Right to access medical records||- PAs to order & evaluate|
|- Non-discrimination||- Content of medical records||- Discharge instructions|
|- OCR 2016 documents||- Hospital-acquired conditions||- Hospital readmissions|
|- Transfer summaries||- Five restraint changes||And so much more!|