Blog

31

Jan'20

Final Judgment Issued on the Epple Bill

STEPS for Compliance Nursing homes now must provide verbal and written notice to residents, including new admissions, when the following …

Read More

02

Jan'20

Trauma-Informed Care Requirement is Here!

 While we don’t know exactly how the surveyors will assess compliance with the Trauma-Informed Care requirements, being prepared demonstrates an …

Read More

29

Nov'19

Surveyor Guidance on Phase 3 Requirements of Participation to be Released Next Year

Phase 3 Regulations went live on 11/28/2019. However, it will be several months before CMS releases any guidance on the …

Read More

15

Oct'19

PDPM is here! Do You Know how it Impacts on Social Services?

PDPM assures that the Resident Care Plan is patient-centered with a focus on early intervention, patient involvement and an eye toward discharge. It shifts …

Read More

29

Sep'19

The Purpose of Screening and Assessing for Trauma in Nursing Home Residents

The Mega Rule 3 requirement for trauma-informed care goes into effect November 28, 2019. This regulation reflects the importance of …

Read More

16

Sep'19

Are You Prepared for Your Next Survey? These Are Not Your Usual Surveys!

Our Consultants in California have provided the following information regarding recent facility surveys Surveyors: 6 surveyors, including one trainee and …

Read More

03

Sep'19

Older People and Trauma Informed Care

Over the course of lives, many older people have experienced one or more potentially traumatic events. The impact of trauma …

Read More

26

Aug'19

Are You Prepared to Provide Culturally Competent Psychosocial Care?

Do you know what is cultural competency is? The Mega Rule 3 requirement for Trauma-informed care requires that trauma survivors …

Read More

13

Aug'19

Final Rule Allows Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a final rule on Long-Term Care Facility Requirements allowing Arbitration Agreements (84 Fed. …

Read More

30

Jul'19

Trauma- Informed Care Requirement Not “On Hold” – Are you ready?

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has not proposed to delay implementation of Phase 3 requirements for culturally competent …

Read More

4675 Rice Court
Ventura, CA 93003
1 (800) 419-2849
ssdonlinetraining@gmail.com

 

top
© SSD Online Training. All rights reserved.
X