Education

Upcoming Education through either NDLTCA, AHCA, State or other entitites that have valuable trainings.

NDLTCA Education


NDLTCA Administrator Conference
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
 July 24 - 27, 2018
Cost:  Early Bird Member Rates: Full Registration - $250, Daily Registration - $150.
           Early Bird Non-Member Rates: Full Registration - $450, Daily Registration - $350      
           AIT Rates: Full Registration - $115, Daily Registration - $60
           Early Bird Rates end July 7, 2018
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More Information/Register: Click here to register.

Frontline Caregiver One Day Training
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
September 19, 2018
Time: 8:30 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Location: TBD, Bismarck, ND
Cost: 

Content: More information will be posted as it comes available
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Frontline Caregiver One Day Training
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
September 20, 2018
Time: 8:30 - 4:30 p.m. CST
Location: TBD, Fargo, ND
Cost: 

Content: More information will be posted as it comes available
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NDLTCA/Proactive - 2018 Webinar Series on the New Survey Process
Type of Training: Webinar Series
Date:
The last Wednesday of every month in 2018
Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m. CST
Cost: $55 per facility, per webinar; Non-Members $110 per facility, per webinar
Content: Each month's webinar will focus on the a different top cited F-Tag in the new survey process
More Information/Register: http://www.ndltca.org/education/webinarseries/

Other Education


CMS National EP Webinar for Providers
Type of Training: Webinar
Date:
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. CST
Cost: Free
Content: The CMS will host a national webinar for emergency preparedness (EP) providers on topics and questions related to the new CMS EP Rule, the 1135 waiver and Lessons Learned (observations) within the past year. Only EP Providers should participate in the webinar. Please submit EP questions in advance to SCGEmergencyPrep@cms.hhs.gov. 
More Information/Register: Register here

LTC Trend Tracker 101 for Independent Owners (IO)
Type of Training: Webinar
Date:
Thrusday, June 21, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. CST
Cost: Free
Content: Welcome to LTC Trend Trackerâ„ ! LTC Trend Trackerâ„  is a ‘one-stop-shop’ to access helpful tools and reports that will assist AHCA/NCAL IOs, those with 10 or fewer centers, with providing better quality care. Reports containing Quality Measure Data, personalized publications containing facility specific Five-Star Data, and checking your status on Quality Initiative goals only scratch the surface of the capabilities of LTC Trend Trackerâ„ .  Join us as we dive into this tool and how it is useful for IOs.
More Information/Register: https://educate.ahcancal.org/p/180621

Dementia Related Topics from the Alzheimer's Association
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
 5 dated in July 2018
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More Information/Register: 
Please register by calling the 24/7 Helpline 1.800.272.3900 or at communityresourcefinder.org

AHCA/NCAL Convention & Expo
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
October 7 - 10, 2018
Location: San Diego, CA
Content: Choose from more than 70 sessions with topics to support all professional roles in long term and post-acute care! By attending education sessions from Sunday through Wednesday, attendees can earn up to 16 administrator CEs (separate ticketed sessions can increase CEs). Hear from top-notch speakers with advanced degrees, advanced experience, and a passion to further the profession. Our faculty is ready to share their considerable expertise with you. 
More Information/Register: Click here to register

CMS Surveyor Training for Providers
Date: N/A
Time: N/A
Cost: Free
Content: This presentation provides an introduction to new regulatory reform, key changes to the survey process, the rationale behind the changes to the survey process, and the basic steps in the survey process that are important to the LTC Provider.The expected run time for this training is an hour.
More Information/Register: https://surveyortraining.cms.hhs.gov/pubs/ClassInformation.aspx?cid=0CMSLTCSurProc_LTCProviders

AHCA/NCAL Infection Preventionist Specialized Training (IPCO)
Type of Training: ONLINE
Date:
Online when it works for you
Time: N/A
Cost: $450 members
Content: NDLTCA/AHCA is pleased to offer a specialized training for healthcare professionals who desire to serve as Infection Preventionists (IPs) as established in the CMS Reform of Requirements of Participation for Long Term Care Facilities (required by November 2019). Through this program, individuals will be specially trained to effectively implement and manage Infection Prevention and Control Program in a nursing facility.
More Information/Register: https://educate.ahcancal.org/p/ipco

AHCA/NCAL: Gero Nurse Prep Course
Type of Training: ONLINE
Date:
Online when it works for you
Time: N/A
Cost: $690
Content: Gero Nurse Prep is an online training course designed to prepare RNs who care for elders to attain board certification in Gerontological Nursing (RN-BC) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). This course equips RNs with a broad array of clinical knowledge, skills and competencies that are tested on the ANCC certification exam and essential for quality gerontological nursing practice and leadership of elder care teams.
More Information/Register: https://www.geronurseprep.com/

Baseline Care Plan: What's Required? - Cat Selman
Type of Training: Webinar on Demand
Date:
N/A
Time: N/A
Cost: $99 per user. User is one computer and connection. You can have as many attend in one room with one computer as needed.
Content: Effective November 28, 2017, CMS will require nursing facilities to develop a Baseline Care Plan for each resident within 48 hours of admission. This plan should include the instructions needed to provide effective and person-centered care of the resident, AND be presented to the resident/representative in a summary that they understand. So...how do we do that...how do we assure that our process will meet federal mandates, and who is involved? Join Cat to learn the basic steps necessary for development of this document, presented in a common-sense, easily understood manner. No education credit will be awarded for this webinar; it is simply an informative, "how to do it" training session.
More Information/Register: http://thehealthcarecommunicators.com/index.php?page=THC-11-28-17-1

 


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