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Reducing Risks Related to Falls and Other Accident Hazards

2/13/2024



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In this session, we will delve into the critical issue of falls and other accident hazards in nursing homes. We'll explore strategies to prevent falls and accident hazards. Learn how to assess the risk and implement effective safeguards to prevent falls and other accident-related immediate jeopardy citations.

Learning Objectives
1. Understand the prevalence and impact of falls and accident hazards in nursing homes.
2. Identify common risk factors and environmental contributors to falls.
3. Learn effective strategies to prevent falls and accidents, ensuring resident safety.
4. Review recent immediate jeopardy situations related to falls and accident hazards for real-world insights.


Target Audience:
Directors of Nursing, Nursing Leadership, QA Directors, Compliance Staff, Department Heads, Nursing Home Administrators



2:30 pm - 4 pm EST

15 min: Overview of falls and accident hazards and regulatory requirements
15 min: Review of Immediate Jeopardy Cases related to falls and accident hazards with key takeaways and best practices
15 min: Identifying common risk factors for falls and accidents
15 min: Fall and accident prevention strategies


Additional time available for questions & answers.
Shelly Maffia, MSN, MBA, RN, LNHA, QCP, CHC, CLNC, CPC Director of Regulatory Services

Shelly Maffia is a Registered Nurse and Licensed Nursing Home Administrator with experience serving as an Administrator, Director of Nursing, and as a multi-site Corporate Nurse Consultant. She holds AAPACN's QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) credential, is certified in healthcare compliance through the Healthcare Compliance Association (HCCA) and is an Infection Preventionist. She presents extensively on LTC clinical, regulatory, and compliance matters.

One (1.0) contact hours each session; Nursing Home Administrators - NAB approved through Proactive LTC Consulting. Ohio Nurses may use this approval toward their licensure renewal.

To earn CE, attendee must log in on time and attend entire program.


How Much Does It Cost?

Individual Webinar Registration Fee:
Members, early $55 per person
Non Members, early, $110 per person





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