Quality Improvement Conference Scheduled for April 24 in Richmond

The successful long term care facility must develop an aggressive quality improvement program while maintaining systems that include ongoing monitoring and effective action planning in response to identified variances, risks and deficient practices.

This one-day program, Taking Control of Your Outcomes: Transitioning from a Culture of Regulatory Compliance to a Culture of Quality Improvement, approved by NAB for both nursing home and assisted living facility administrators help participants learn how to convert resources and time to being more proactive and less reactive.  Mary Chiles, RN, RAC-CT, President of Chiles Healthcare Consulting, Sheila McLean, LNHA, CPHQ, Area Manager with Virginia Health Quality Center (VHQC) and Nancy Newman, RN JD, RAC-CT, LTC Consultant with Chiles Healthcare Consulting will provide an overview of the Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) program to assess the quality of care provided to their residents/patients and to improve the care they provide.  

A portion of the program, scheduled for April 24 at the Holiday Inn Koger Conference Center in Richmond, will be devoted to learning how facility administrators and their DONs have implemented a team approach to improving quality.

Click here for more information and online registration.