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- PAST QI PROJECTS
- 8th Scope of Work (SOW) Nursing Home Quality Initiative
- 9th SOW National Patient Safety Initiative (NPSI)
- Corporate Nursing Home Improvement Collaborative (CNHIC)
- Improving Nursing Home Culture (INHC)
- Inter-setting Protection of Skin Integrity (IPSI)
- Measuring Culture Change
- Pharmacy, Part D Project
- Nursing Home Healthcare Disparities
- Staffing Quality Measures
Partnership for Reducing Healthcare Acquired Conditions in Nursing Homes
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)
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
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
- Falls Reduction (PDF)
- Role of CNA in Fall Prevention (PDF)
- Simplified Wound Management (PDF)
- Prevention of Chronic Wounds (PDF)
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.