• Nursing Homes
  • Sort

  • Audiences

  • State

  • Topics

  • Media Type

  • Newsletter

  • Resource Type

Showing 417 Results

Opioid Prescribing PDSA Sample Worksheet

This sample is designed to provide facilities with a framework and ideas for developing facility specific content and action steps. This form can be modified or utilize a blank template to create the facility specific PDSA plan.

This event has passed.

C. difficile Infection Reduction in Long-Term Care: Session 6 – Comprehensive Review

SUMMARY: Did you know more than 100,000 C. difficile infections developed among residents of U.S. nursing homes? Join us for the last session of our series as we review C. difficile infection reduction strategies, antibiotic stewardship, and infection prevention best practices. AFTER ATTENDING THIS SESSION, LEARNERS WILL BE ABLE TO: 1. Understand C. difficile infection […]

February 8, 2023, 1pm ET | 12pm CT

This event has passed.

Nursing Home Readmission Affinity Group Session 5: Engaging the Interdisciplinary Team

SUMMARY: Participants will learn how a facility integrated its interdisciplinary team into patient education on the CHF Zone Tool to improve patients’ self-management of their health and wellness and reduce avoidable ED visits and hospitalizations. In addition, we will discuss how communication and collaboration among the interdisciplinary team positively impact the discharge planning process. IN […]

February 21, 2023, 2pm ET | 1pm CT

This event has passed.

Nursing Home Patient Safety Series: HAI Affinity Group – Community-Acquired Pneumonia Update

SUMMARY: This session will review pertinent definitions and categorizations of pneumonia. We will also discuss updates to the guidelines and review an example case. TARGET AUDIENCE: Infection Preventionists (IP), Nursing Home leadership, Clinical leadership. IN THIS SERIES, ATTENDEES WILL LEARN: New knowledge and tools surrounding the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of facility associated infections including […]

January 18, 2023, 1pm ET | 12pm CT

This event has passed.

Nursing Home Readmission Affinity Group Session 4: Managing Readmission Risk

SUMMARY: In this session, participants will learn how to use Alliant Health Solution’s Rehospitalization Risk Assessment Tool to identify patients’ risk factors for readmission. We will also review interventions and care planning for these risks. In addition, we will provide tips for implementation and discuss the impact of social determinants of health and implicit bias […]

January 17, 2023, 2pm ET | 1pm CT

This event has passed.

Leveraging Technology to Support Safer Transitions of Care

SUMMARY: Post-hospital contact with a primary care team is an established pillar of safe transitions. The prevailing model of telephone outreach is usually limited in scope and operationally burdensome. In this session, Eric Bressman, MD, MSHP, Fellow, National Clinician Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania and Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center will share learnings […]

January 26, 2023, 12:30pm ET | 11:30am CT