Partnership for Reducing Healthcare Acquired Conditions in Nursing Homes

February 27, 2014: Nursing Home Collaborative Call: antipsychotic use in later life

January 30, 2014: Nursing Home Collaborative Call: QAPI Facility Kick-Off Success Story

January 16, 2014: Nursing Home Collaborative Call: Antibiotic Stewardship

November 26, 2013: Nursing Home Collaborative Call: QAPI First Steps

November 21, 2013: Best Practices in Reducing Falls and Fall Related Injury

October 24, 2013: Nursing Home Collaborative Call: Staff Stability and Consistent Assignment

August 8, 2013: Featuring Kim Peterson, MD "How to Have Fun and Not Get Hit ... Successful Activities for Persons with Dementia"

June 13, 2013: Featuring Roberta Morschauser, RN "Falls Prevention: Managing Risk to Improve Quality of Life"

May 14, 2013: National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative Learning Session 2 (Available until August 12, 2013)

Recorded Presentation

May 9, 2013: Featuring Amelia Schafer, MS "Reducing Dementia Related Behaviors: Non-Pharmacologic Approach"

April 16, 2013: Featuring Jane C. Pederson, MD, MS "Implementing QAPI: Translating Data Into Action"

March 14, 2013: Featuring Rebecca Just "Moving Forward: Anti-Psychotic Use in Nursing Homes"

March 5, 2013: National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative Learning Session 1

Recorded Presentation

October 3, 2012 - Featuring Dr James mittelberger, "Optimize Prescribing and Avoid Adverse Drug Events in Elderly Patients"

September 13, 2012 - Featuring Betsy Willy, PT, MA, CWS "S.C.A.L.E. Skin Changes at Life's End"

August 8, 2012 - Featuring Deanna Curry, RN, MS "The Human Side of Quality Improvement"

June 21, 2012 - Educational Face-to-Face Meeting "Quality Improvement Basics for Pressure Ulcer Reduction" and "Best Practices and Evidence-Based Practices for Prevention and Treatment"

June 14, 2012 - Education Face-to-Face Meeting "Quality Improvement Basics for Physical Restraint Elimination" and "Eliminating Resident Alarms and Still Reducing Falls"

May 10, 2012 - Featuring Dr. Sheldon Goldberg, "Treatment and Management of Wounds"

April 12, 2012 - Featuring Dr. Fred Feinsod, "F Tag 221 and Protecting Our Residents from Restraint-Associated Injury"

March 8, 2012 - Featuring Karen Zulkowski, DNS, RN, CWS "Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blue (Wound Update)"

February 9, 2012 - Educational Face to Face Meeting Featuring Betsy Willy, MA, PT, CWS. Pressure Ulcers and Reducing Physical Restraints

December 8, 2011 - Featuring Phyllis Brighton, State RAI Coordinator. Topic: MDS Coding for Skin and Restraints

November 17, 2011 - Kick Off Meeting Featuring Jane Garramone, LTC Program Manager, CDPHE. Topic: F Tags for Restraints and Pressure Ulcers

 

CFMC, the Medicare quality improvement organization for Colorado, prepared this material under contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The contents do not necessarily reflect CMS Policy.