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Live In Person Seminars

RAC-CT Workshop - (Lewis Center) (February)

2/5/2019 - 2/7/2019

, Lewis Center (near Columbus) , Ohio
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RAC-CT Workshop

On line registration is not available for this program. The registration brochure can be printed from this website. .

February 5, 6, 7, 2019

Ohio Health Care Association office
55 Green Meadows Drive South
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035

Nearby Hotels: Mention OHCA for a special rate
Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center, 100 S. Green Meadows Drive, Lewis Center, Ohio 614-880-4300, code OHHCA
Cambria Suites, 9100 Lyra Drive, Columbus, Ohio 614-841-9100
Hampton Inn & Suites, 8411 Pulsar Place, Columbus, Ohio 614-885-8400
Hyatt Place, 7490 Vantage Drive, Columbus, Ohio 614-846-4355

The Ohio Health Care Association is pleased to have teamed up with the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC) to bring forth the most respected MDS certification program to long-term care professionals in Ohio. This intensive, three-day program provides all the courses you need to sit for the exam. We invite all professionals involved in the RAI process to consider this important and valuable certification.

AANAC's Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT) certification is the distinguishing characteristic of an expert in resident assessment. AANAC's RAC-CT program has long set the national standard for skilled nursing facility PPS and MDS education. More and more employers are requesting RAC-CT certified applicants in their job postings as it has become the mark of a professional who is committed to their career and residents. Constantly reviewed and updated by a team of experts, the RAC-CT program will help you to distinguish yourself as a valuable asset to any long-term care organization. In this program, you?ll immerse yourself in clinical assessment and care planning, completion of the MDS, and the regulatory body surrounding the RAI/MDS process.

Courses include:
* MDS Coding for OBRA and PPS
* OBRA Timing and Scheduling
* Care Area Assessments
* PPS Timing and Scheduling
* Introduction to Medicare Part A
* Care Planning
* Accurately Assessing Functional Status
* Five-Star Quality Rating System
* Quality Measures
Program Information:

* Training is from 8am to 5pm (Registration begins at 7:30am)

* Lunch: 12pm to 1pm (included in your registration fee)

* You have 90 days to pass the final exams; upon successful completion, students will receive their RAC-CT certificate in
the mail

Robin L. Hillier, CPA, STNA, LNHA, RAC-CT

Robin L. Hillier is a healthcare executive dedicated to post-acute and long term care. She is a Certified Public Accountant, a State Tested Nursing Assistant, a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, and is Resident Assessment Coordinator Certified and a Master Teacher through the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC). Throughout her career she has been involved in all aspects of facility operations, including ownership roles. She is currently the Director of Reimbursement and Quality Metrics for Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin, Ohio; Co-Owner of Quality Life Services, a home health agency; and President of RLH Consulting, which provides operational and reimbursement consulting to providers of skilled nursing, assisted living and intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Ms. Hillier was elected to the Board of Governors of the American Health Care Association (AHCA) in 2010, and served for seven years. She is Past Chair of both the Ohio Health Care Association (OHCA) and its' Educational Foundation (EFOHCA). She also serves on the AANAC Expert Advisory Panel. Ms. Hillier was a 2015 recipient of the Joe Warner Patient Advocacy award and the 2004 OHCA President's award. She is a graduate of both the AHCA Future Leader and Political Ambassador programs, and represented AHCA at the 2014 White House Summit on Working Families.

Contact Hours

Nurses: This program has been approved for 22.5 contact hours (complete program). The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Administrators: This program has been submitted for 23 CEUs. The Ohio Health Care Association is an approved provider of continuing education by the Board of Executives of Long-term Services & Supports (BELTSS).

Occupational Therapists: This program has been submitted for 22.5 CEUs by the Occupational Therapy Section of the Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainers Board.

Physical Therapists: This program has been submitted for 22.5 CEUs by the Ohio Physical Therapy Association (OPTA).

AANAC membership is not required to complete this certification; however, AANAC members receive deep discounts on all AANAC offerings including this certification. Become an AANAC member ($119/year) and take advantage of the reduced rate, sign up at

REGISTRATION FEES: 3 Day Certification:

❒ $575 prior to January 22
❒ $685 January 22 and after

Certification + Membership
❒ $699 prior to January 22
❒ $809 January 22 and after

Certification Only
❒ $775 prior to January 22
❒ $935 January 22 and after