Clinical Workshop Series: Behavioral Health
Clinical Workshop Series: Behavioral Health
Product Code: 1923W

With the new regulations for behavioral health effective November 2019, the workshop will address the requirements and implementation strategies for a compliant behavioral health program in a SNF/NF. This is the third workshop in the Clinical/Nursing Best Practices Online Workshop Series. Each workshop is around 60 minutes—45 minutes for formal presentation on a topic with the remaining 15 minutes include recorded Q&A, dialogue, virtual networking, and discussion of current issues and experiences.

Learning objectives
  • Learn the requirements for SNF behavior health as described in the Guidance to Surveyors
  • Identify the key components of a behavioral health program
  • Identify three strategies for preparing and implementing your behavioral health program

Other recordings in the series
  • Staff competencies (January 22, 2019)
  • Survey response—How to write a clear plan of correction (February 13, 2019)
  • Data = Quality (April 10, 2019)
  • Compliance & ethics program (May 8, 2019)
  • What does a root cause analysis really mean? (June 12, 2019)

Karolee AlexanderMs. Karolee Alexander, RN, RAC-CT, Clinical & Reimbursement Director, Pathway Health Services
Ms. Alexander has over 25 years of nursing leadership in long-term care, including 12 years as a director of nursing services for various facilities and six years in various MDS and reimbursement positions. In these roles, she has established herself as an expert in the management of nursing operations, reimbursement systems, and performance improvement. Ms. Alexander is a strong proponent of resident centered care having established many programs and processes to bring about the cultural changes to ensure the success of the programs. In her role as a consultant, she has proven success with regulatory turn around, mentoring of nursing management, interim director of nursing roles as well as systems analysis and implementation of policies and procedures. Karolee also possesses a strong technology interest and has experience with implementation of clinical software systems.

Original Air Date: 03/13/2019
Length: 71 minutes
Category: Clinical/Regulatory
Discounted member price: 50.00
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