LeadingAge Webinar: Quality Improvement: Best Practices for Quality Adult Day Services
July 23, 2013 2:00pm Eastern
Linda Elizaitis, R.N.C., RAC-CT, B.S., President of CMS Compliance Group
Beth Meyer Arnold, RN Director Luther Manor Adult Day Services
Cindy Kaufman, VP Operations Institute on Aging
Moderator: Peter Notarstefano, Director of HCBS at LeadingAge
The webinar will cover the following:
Understanding the importance of implementing a meaningful Quality Improvement program that produces data that can be used to improve your care planning process, care outcomes, marketing to Managed care companies, Accountable Care Organizations and talking points for Advocacy to promote adult day services.
- Discussing the role of each adult day staff member, the participant, the caregiver and the participant’s physician in the QI process
- Establishing monitors that are relevant and person –centered for the participants in your adult day health program, disease specific program or social model adult day program
- Learning how to monitor and measure the occurrences of Flu, Falls, Poor Ambulation and Assistance with Activities of Daily Living, Depression, Weight loss /gain, decreases in Cognitive functioning, changes in engagement in activities, success of wound care, pain management, hospitalizations and , Diabetes management
Space is limited.
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