Education

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

NDLTCA Education


NDLTCA/Proactive - 2018/2019 Webinar Series on Phase 3 RoP
Type of Training: Webinar Series
Date:
The first Tuesday of every month, September 2018 - November 2019
Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m. CST
Cost: $55 per facility per webinar, $742.50 for full series (10% discount) ; Non-Members $110 per facility per webinar, $1485 for full series (10% discount)
Content: This webinar series will focus on the clinical, operational, and reimbursement updates necessary for success with Phase 3 Requirements of Participation and preparing for the 2019 Medicare Reimbursement update under the proposed Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM). 
More Information/Register: Click here

ICD-10 Training for Coding Professionals and Non-coding Professionals
Type of Training: On-demand Webinar
Date:
mid-March
Cost: ICD-10 for Coders: $499 for Members, $599 for Non-members
         ICD-10 for Non-Coders: $199 for Members, $249 Non-Members
Content:
AHCA will be having online webinars for ICD-10 training for both Coding Professionals and Non-coding Professionals.
Pre-registration: ICD-10 Coders click here.  ICD-10 Non-Coders click here.

NDLTCA/AHCA PDPM Academy
Type of Training: Monthly webinars
Date:
last Tuesday of each month starting February 26, 2019
Location: Radisson Inn, Bismarck, ND
Time: 2:00-3:30 p.m. CST
Cost: Free with purchase of the Academy
Content: An important feature of your PDPM Academy participation is access to monthly live 90-minute webinars on recently announced CMS information, AHCA PDPM training resources, and transition updates.
Recommened Attendees: Administrators, MDS/Billing Staff, Nurses and Therapists
More Information/Register: Click here for more information.

NDLTCA 42nd Annual Convention and Trade Show
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
May 7-10, 2019
Location: Bismarck Event Center, Bismarck, ND
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST
Content: Join us for our 42nd Annual Convention and Trade Show. There will be some great educational sessions and events.
More Information/Register: Click here for more information and to register.

Other Education



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

NDDoH, Division of Disease Control - Infection Prevention Conference
Type of Training: In-person
Date:
March 20-21, 2019
Location: Radisson Hotel, Bismarck, ND
Time: TBT
Cost: $25 early bird, $50 after February 27
Content: Attending the ND Infection Prevention Conference will refresh and expand your knowledge on key components to have a successful infection prevention and control program, as well as allow you to network with your peers and subject matter experts. The conference will be held March 20 and 21 at the Bismarck Radisson Hotel in Bismarck, ND.
More Information/Register: Click here for more information and to register.

ServSafe Manager Certification and Exam
Date: April 22, 2019
Location: Holiday Inn, Fargo
Time
: N
Cost: $150 Prime Member of Sysco, $200 Non-Prime Member of Sysco
Content: This class will be taught by Deborah Strand who is an instructor enrolled in the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's Instructor Registry as a Certified ServSafe Instructor and Proctor. After successfully completing the course, and passing the exam (75%), you will receive a Certification of Completion from the National Restaurant Association.
More Information/Register: Click here for more information and 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: 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/


Please use the registrant cancellation form to cancel registrants from NDLTCA sponsored conferences. Failure to do so may result ineligibility for any refunds. Review NDLTCA's Conference Policies if you have any questions regarding how we handle pre-registration, payments, refunds, credit cards, or storms.