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  • Is My Staffing Adequate?

    Friday October 27, 2017
    Staffing has become one of the biggest challenges encountered in the senior housing industry. Proper staffing is not only integral to the day-to-day mission and operations of providing quality care to residents, but also crucial to meeting the ever-increasing staffing-targeted regulations.
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  • Does your staff need training on F-Tags?

    Monday September 11, 2017
    Relias Learning offers you and your staff over 500 interactive, online continuing education courses to meet the educational and licensure requirements of their profession.  At Relias Learning their one-of-a-kind management system allows you and your staff to search courses by F-Tags to quickly and effectively resolve deficiencies. 
  • Active Shooter Options

    Tuesday June 27, 2017
    One of the worst forms of workplace violence is an active shooter situation. Policy may respond promptly to your 911 call but, in the interim, lives are at risk. The article below will provide you with things that you and your staff can do to protect these lives.
  • Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities

    Tuesday June 27, 2017
    Nursing home surveys are conducted in accordance with survey protocols and Federal requirements to determine whether a citation of non-complianceis appropriate. Consolidated Medicare and Medicaid requirements for participation (requirements) for Long Term Care (LTC) facilities (42 CFR part 483, subpart B) were first published in the Federal Register on February 2, 1989 (54 FR 5316). The requirements for participation were recently revised to reflect the substantial advances that have been made over the past several years in the theory and practice of service delivery and safety. The revisions were published in a final rule that became effective on November 28, 2016.
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