WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2020
Preparation & implementation of the infection prevention & control program during the COVID-19 pandemic
LIVE Q&A—9:00 AM
Join us for this fast-paced, information-packed webinar that provides an overview of key federal guidance from CMS and CDC that can be utilized for system implementation. This presentation will also provide the participant with key leadership strategies to implement, as well as operationalize new guidance for quality and compliance.
Ms. Susan LaGrange, RN, BSN, LNHA, Director of Education, Pathway Health
Admissions & the bottom line
LIVE Q&A—10:30 AM
Many skilled nursing facilities suffer from rising account receivables. This presentation will discuss how the admissions process impacts the bottom line.
Ms. Kim Conner, Business Office Consultant, Pope & Conner Consulting, Inc
Building for success: Efficiency & leadership
LIVE Q&A—12:00 PM
Are you looking to improve your team’s performance and reduce stress? Effective management of the core pillars of your team is crucial to improving individual and overall performance. In this session, we will discuss how people and processes are central to your team’s success and how you can effectively manage them. Discover how you can build a successful team and add value to individual team members.
Mr. Ayodeji Oyebola, Founder, Emmright Business Management & Consulting Services
COVID-19—Uniting operations & design for a safer facility
LIVE Q&A—1:30 PM
The pace of virus occurrence in the US has increased exponentially over the past 20 years. Actions taken today in the design of your communities’ physical environments will impact the lives of your residents and staff—and likely your financial viability. Listen to a panel of experts share how operational practices, conjoined with architecture, technology, product selection, and HVAC system strategies, can support your operations in creating a safer environment today and into the future.
Mr. Jake Connor, PE, Senior Project Manager, Modus Engineering
Mr. Duane Helwig, VP Design, Partner, Community Living Solutions
Mr. Dan Strittmater, Vice President of Operations, Monarch Healthcare Management
Mr. John L. Huhn, Director of Business Development, Community Living Solutions (MODERATOR)
Let's get back to quality data & outcomes
LIVE Q&A—3:00 PM
This engaging session will refocus skilled nursing facility providers on quality data use for positive resident outcomes. Participants will develop an action plan for quality improvement implementation when they return to their organization.
Ms. Karolee K. Alexander, RN, RAC-CT, Director of Clinical & Reimbursement Consulting, Pathway Health
IDR & IIDR: A provider's appeal roadmap
LIVE Q&A—4:30 PM
This session is an overview of the Informal Dispute Resolution (IDR) and the Independent Informal Dispute Resolution (IIDR) processes. We will discuss the differences between the IDR and the IIDR, timing considerations, appeal rights, and the most common deficiencies (tags). We will use hypothetical scenarios to create a practical roadmap to help providers identify winning strategies and prepare for the appeal.
Ms. Jennifer Z. Bernstein, Paralegal, Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin, LLC
Ms. Kelsey Nelson, Esq, Attorney, Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin, LLC
Mr. Aaron M. Sagedahl, Attorney, Voigt, Rodè, Boxeth & Coffin, LLC