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Assessing Cognition, Mood & Behaviors (MDS Sections B, C, D, and E)


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Assessing Cognition, Mood & Behaviors (MDS Sections B, C, D, and E)
January 31, 2020
2:30 pm EST

This 1.25-hour webinar will review MDS items in sections B, C, D, and E that impact the SLP and Nursing Components under PDPM. Conducting resident interviews (BIMS, PHQ-9) according to RAI guidelines will be emphasized along with effective monitoring and reporting of behavioral symptoms to ensure appropriate care provision and reimbursement.

Each webinar will begin at 2:30 pm EST

January 31, 2020 - Assessing Cognition, Mood & Behaviors (MDS Sections B, C, D, and E)

15 minutes Review MDS items in Sections B, C, D, and E that impact the SLP and Nursing components
20 minutes Review RAI coding requirements and resident interview guidelines for aforementioned Sections
15 minutes BIMS video with analysis
20 minutes Best practices for monitoring, reporting, and care planning behavioral symptoms
5 minutes Closing comments/Q&A

Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, Director of Regulatory Services Shelly Maffia is a Registered Nurse and Nursing Home Administrator with over 15 years of experience serving in long term care leadership and consulting positions, including positions as Director of Nursing, Administrator, and Corporate Nurse Consultant and Training Positions. She earned the QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) credential from the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC), which was established to promote the highest standards for QAPI program implementation in the long-term care profession.

Continuing Education Credit:

Administrators: can earn 1.25 hours of continuing education credit by the National Association of Boards of Examiners

Individual attendance will be monitored throughout the call.

Only those attending the entire call will be awarded continuing education credit. All participants regardless of need for CEs, will receive a certificate of attendance. This course is considered a self-study course by Ohio BELTSS.

Administrators are reminded that BELTSS limits webinar credits to a total of ten (10.0) per renewal period.
How much does it cost?

Facilities will pay one low fee for an unlimited number of participants. However, the number and access code is valid only for one phone line/computer at the location registered with the Association. Any additional phone connections calling in will be billed the individual session registration fee.

Individual Session Fees:
Members: $55
Non Members: $130

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