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. 
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NDLTCA/Proactive - 2020 Webinar Series on PDPM MDS Section-By-Section Orientation
Type of Training: Webinar Series
Date:
Weekly Fridays, January 17, 2020 - February 21, 2020
Time: 1:00-2:15 p.m. CST
Cost: $55 per facility per webinar, $297 for full series (10% discount) ; Non-Members $110 per facility per webinar, $594 for full series (10% discount)
Content: This webinar series provides MDS section-by-section coding guidance under PDPM and insights for optimal data collection, supportive documentation, and consistent coding accuracy. 
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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. 
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Other Education



ServeSafe Manager Certification and Exam
Type of Training: In person
Date:
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Location: Eventide, 3225 51st Street South, Fargo, ND
Cost: $160.00 Prime Vendor with Sysco North Dakota; $200.00 Not Prime Vendor with Sysco North Dakota
Content: After successfully completing the course, and passing the exam (75%), you will receive a Certification of Completion from the National Restaurant Association.
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Minnesota Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM) Renewal
Type of Training: In person
Date:
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Time: 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Location: Eventide, 3225 51st Street South, Fargo, ND
Cost: $75.00 per person Prime Vendor with Sysco ND; $85.00 per person Non-Prime Vendor with Sysco NDa
Content: This class has been approved and is designed to renew a MN Certified Food Protection Manager Certification (every 3 years). Testing is not required to renew the MDH Food Protection Manager Certification.
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AHCA PDPM Academy 2020 Subscription - Building Optimal Operational Capacities
Type of Training: Monthly webinars
Date:
last Tuesday of each month starting February 26, 2019
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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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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.
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