Education

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

 

NDLTCA Education


NDLTCA/Proactive - 2020 Webinar Series on PDPM Master Class
Type of Training: Webinar Series
Date:
The first Tuesday of every month, January 2020 - December 2020
Time: 1:30-2:45 p.m. CST
Cost: $55 per facility per webinar, $594 for full series (10% discount) ; Non-Members $110 per facility per webinar, $1188 for full series (10% discount)
Content: This webinar series will focus on developing mastery of the skills required to successfully lead clinical reimbursement excellence under PDPM. 
More Information/Register: Click here.


NDLTCA/Proactive - 2020 Webinar Series on 5-Star Insights: Achieve 5-Star in 2020
Type of Training: Webinar Series
Date:
Monthly on Wednesdays, March 18, 2020 - December 16, 2020
Time: 1:30-2:45 p.m. CST
Cost: $550 for full series (no single month options) ; Non-Members $1100 for full series (no single month options)
Content: This 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. 
More Information/Register: Click here

 

NDLTCA - 43rd Annual Convention and Trade Show - VIRTUAL
Type of Training: In Person
Date:
August 25-October 30, 2020
Location: Virtual
Time: N/A
Cost: $225 Members, $525 Non-members
Content:  Our 43rd Annual Convention and Trade Show will be pivoting from an in-person training to a virtual training.
More Information/Register: Click here

 

NDLTCA - Quality Awards Workshop (Bronze)
Type of Training: In Person
Date:
November 17 and 18
Location: Virtual
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Cost: $125 per facility
Content: Participants will respond to all criteria of the 2021 Bronze Award. Using a case study, lectures, videos, sharing and feedback, participants will complete a Bronze application for their center during the workshop.  
More Information/Register: Click here

 

AHCA/NCAL Education


 

AHCA Requirements of Participation eCompetencies (in partnership with Healthcare Academy)
Type of Training: Virtual
Date:
On-demand
Location: Webinar
Time:
Cost: see brochure
Content:: This training is designed specifically to help skilled nursing facilities comply with F-Tag 726 under CMS’ Requirements of Participation (ROP). This program offers an extensive library of evidence-based skills checklists that allow evaluators to assess and document staff skills in real time.  Videos are included to aid in skill progression and remediation. AHCA’s ROP eCompetenciesTM is a comprehensive competency tool that is inter-disciplinary and relevant to all skilled nursing facility staff.
More Information/Register: Click here. If you have questions, please call Healthcare Academy at 866-323-4169 or email at ahcasales@healthcareacademy.com.

AHCA Infection Control Certificate Program (in partnership with Healthcare Academy)
Type of Training: Virtual
Date:
On-demand
Location: Webinar
Time:
Cost: see brochure
Content:: This program features five eLearning modules and five eCompetenciesTM focused on infection control and is designed for both skilled nursing and assisted living facility staff.
More Information/Register: Click here. If you have questions, please call Healthcare Academy at 866-323-4169 or email at ahcasales@healthcareacademy.com.

 

AHCA PDPM Academy 2020 Subscription - Building Optimal Operational Capacities
Type of Training: Monthly webinars
Date:
2020 Series
Location: Webinar
Time:
Cost: $299
Content: AHCA’s PDPM Academy 2019 focused on the basic elements and technical aspects of the new patient characteristic-based payment model.  In 2020, the AHCA subscription-based PDPM Academy will provide AHCA provider members with in depth on-line education and training on best practice topics and operational capacities key to PDPM success.
Recommened Attendees: Administrators, MDS/Billing Staff, Nurses and Therapists
More Information/Register: Click here


AHCA/NCAL Infection Preventionist Specialized Training (IPCO Version 2)
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: Click here


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: Click here


AHCA/NCAL: Water Management Training
Type of Training: ONLINE
Date:
Online when it works for you
Time: N/A
Cost: $25 for Members; $65 for Non-Members
Content: Skilled nursing and assisted living centers provide care for vulnerable people who can become critically ill when steps are not taken to reduce the risk of waterborne diseases such as Legionnaire's. Effective water management programs are mandated for nursing facilities by CMS and highly recommended for assisted living facilities by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as a best practice.
More Information/Register: Click here

 

Other Education


Alzheimer's Association Trainings
Type of Training: Online
Date:
October 20 and October 28
Time: 12:00-2:00 p.m. and 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Content: North Dakota Dementia Care Services Program
More Information/Register: Click here
 

Virtual Summit On Behavorial Health in Energy Country
Type of Training: Online
Date:
November 30 - December 2, 2020
Time:
Cost:
Content: This summit will cover many topics which include mental health first aid, cognitive behavior therapy for youth, ND's behavorial health future, combatting societal stigma, what first responders face, trauma informed care, medication assisted treatment, housing the hard to house, farm stress, social interventions, native american recovery, elderly substance abuse and alternatives to treatment.
More Information/Register: Click here
 

CMS On-Demand Trainings & Nursing Home Resources
Type of Training: Online
Date:
On-Demand
Time: N/A
Cost: Free
Content: This is training for all employees at your facilities, from managers to front line health care workers on the importance of INFECTION CONTROL.
More Information/Register: Click here

 

ND POLST Awareness, Education, & Implementation
Type of Training: ONLINE
Date:
Various dates and times
Time: N/A
Cost: Free
Content: Several online sessions will be held over the next few months to discuss implementing POLST into your organization. There will be online sessions once a month (2 per day). Attendance will be limited to 10 per session, so get registered right away!
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