Long Term Care
Understanding and Interacting with Protection and Advocacy Agencies - On Demand RecordingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 05/21/2020
This webinar will present an engaging discussion on protection and advocacy agencies, their statutory authority and history, their role in protecting and advocating for patient rights, and their specific activities. The webinar will discuss how health care providers and providers' counsel can best interact with P&A agencies to ensure compliance with applicable laws and develop a cohesive working relationship. Panelists will include the National Disability Rights Network's (the national umbrella organization for P&As) Executive Director, legal counsel for one of the state P&As, and outside provider counsel who routinely work with P&As in various states.
Lessons Learned from a CIA: From Implementation through Exit - On Demand RecordingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 04/23/2020
Webinar will contain practical advice on how to survive a quality of care CIA from both the legal and operational perspective. The webinar will provide practical guidance on how to approach each stage of the CIA process, from negotiation to implementation and operation to eventual exit. The critical role of data monitoring and root cause analysis will be discussed, along with suggestions for how to build a culture of compliance throughout an organization.
New Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule: Significant Changes Coming for Health Care Facilities, Particularly Long Term Care Facilities - On Demand RecordingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 06/04/2019
Understanding EPA’s New Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals: What Health Care Providers Need to Know (and Do)
Confronting Mental and Behavioral Health Needs in Long-Term Care - On Demand RecordingContains 1 Component(s) Recorded On: 07/12/2018
Our in-house and outside counsel panelists will address various mental and behavioral health-related considerations for long-term care providers, including: unaddressed mental health concerns; strategies in dealing with behavioral issues; the importance of integrating mental and behavioral health assessments into the care plan; concerns regarding use of antipsychotic drugs in the long-term care population; and privacy concerns.