Education List

Standards on Informed Consent Every Hospital Should Know Web

This program will discuss the current CMS hospital Conditions of Participation (CoPs), Joint Commission and DNV Healthcare standards on informed consent requirements. This program is beneficial to all hospitals, including critical access hospitals.

Date: 8/8/2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Deep Dive: CMS Hospital Improvement Act Proposed Changes Web

CMS has proposed some significant changes to the hospital conditions of participation (CoPs) that every hospital should know, including critical access hospitals.

Date: 8/9/2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Unlocking the Door To the MACRA Quality Payment Program Web

This session will provide an overview of MACRA legislation and review the basic structure of the Quality Payment Program and the key elements of the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, and alternative payment options for Medicare Part B clinicians and healthcare organizations as released in the final rule.

Date: 8/15/2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Contracted Services: Ensuring Compliance Webinar

This presentation will cover all of the contract requirements for hospitals accredited by TJC. It will also include the CMS hospital condition of participation requirements for contracts.

Date: 8/22/2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Deep Dive: CMS Infection Control Worksheet Webinar

This webinar will discuss the proposed infection control standards which includes a requirement to have an antibiotic stewardship program. It will discuss the ISMP IV guidelines and safe injection practices issues. It will review the CDC vaccine storage and handling toolkit and the CDC procedures for cleaning and disinfecting reusable medical devices.

Date: 8/23/2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
2017 Basic Trustee Orientation

The Basic Orientation - Healthcare Governance: Roles and Responsibilities of a Trustee is designed for newer board members. It will focus on the fundamental duties of hospital trustees. Highly respected governance expert Eric Lister, MD, who continues to receive rave reviews from past participants, will lead the program.

Date: 9/28/2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM