QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) Prep Workshop
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An effective QAPI process and program will take you beyond compliance and enable your facility to truly transform the care you provide residents. Increase your knowledge by attending a two-day QAPI education workshop that will help you prepare for the comprehensive QCP certification exam.

 Export to Your Calendar 4/25/2018 to 4/26/2018
When: From 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Where: Lansing, Michigan 
United States
Presenter: Amy Franklin, RN, RAC-MT, DNS-MT, QCP-MT
Contact: Foua Hang
517 323-3687


Online registration is available until: 4/25/2018
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AADNS QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) Prep Workshop

An effective QAPI process and program will take you beyond compliance and enable your facility to truly transform the care you provide residents. Increase your knowledge by attending a two-day QAPI education workshop that will help you prepare for the comprehensive QCP certification exam.

To implement quality assurance and process improvement (QAPI) strategies in long-term care effectively, you need strong nurse leadership. To achieve that leadership, follow the QAPI principles taught in this course to help you fulfill your mission to provide the best possible care and quality of life for your resident.

Your QAPI certification--

  • Proves your expertise to implement the scientific QAPI process
  • Inspires your team to be involved in the QAPI program
  • Shows you’re a leader in your facility by investing in your QAPI knowledge
  • Keeps you marketable in the competitive long-term care nursing field

Workshops are taught by individuals who go through rigorous requirements to become Master Teachers and who are experts in the field.

The workshop covers content from the QAPI courses for skilled nursing facilities:

  • Design and Scope
  • Governance and Leadership
  • Feedback, Data Systems, and Monitoring
  • Performance Improvement Projects
  • Systematic Analysis and Systemic Action

Note: The QCP certification exam is sold separately for $99 (AADNS/AANAC member)/$198(AADNS/AANAC non-member). Upon purchase, you will have access to the examination in the online Classroom.

Who should enroll?

  • Directors of Nursing Services
  • QAPI Managers
  • Nursing Home Administrators
  • Nurse Managers
  • RNs and LPNs
  • Social Service Directors
  • Activities Directors
  • Staff Development Directo

The QCP Certification Examination – QCP exam is sold separately. Upon purchase, you will have access to the QCP certification exam in the online Classroom. To earn the credential you, must hold a current, active healthcare professional license and pass the examination with a score of 80% or better.

MASTER TEACHER

Amy Franklin, RN, RAC-MT, DNS-MT, QCP-MT
Amy Franklin is a curriculum development specialist for AANAC’s sister organization, AADNS. In her more than 20 years of healthcare service experience, she has served as corporate compliance officer, clinical consultant (multi-state), survey crisis manager, director of nursing, infection control officer, ICD-10 CM/PCS trainer (AHIMA), and MDS coordinator. She has spoken as a subject matter expert on clinical and reimbursement issues at regional and national levels. Amy is certified as an AANAC and AADNS Master Teacher in all their certification programs (RAC-CT, Medicare University, DNS-CT, and QCP-CT). Her expertise and practice include extensive knowledge of state and federal regulations, quality assurance, and all governmental payers’ reimbursement systems. She is currently devoted to developing and implementing practical, sustainable solutions for clinical and reimbursement systems that will promote high-quality, efficient care.

AGENDA (for both days)

7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.:
Registration
8:00 a.m.:
Workshop Begins
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.:
Break
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:
Lunch
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.:
Break
5:00 p.m.:
Workshop Concludes


REGISTRATION

AADNS/AANAC Member
Information about AADNS and AANAC Membership is provided below.
$425
AADNS/AANAC Non-Member
$725


- Handouts will be provided to attendees electronically for this workshop. Students can download the materials to her/his device of choice to bring to the workshop. Students also have the option to download and print the materials. Access information will be sent via email to each student prior to the beginning of the workshop.

- Lunch is provided.

Space is limited, so you are encouraged to register early.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN)* is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAPACN* works in conjunction with the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) to provide nursing home administrators with continuing education credit for any AADNS workshop attended.

The QAPI Certified Professional (QCP) Prep 2-day workshop is approved for 15.0 CEs.

*The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN) is the parent organization to AADNS.

COMPLETION REQUIREMENTS

CEs for the two-day workshop are based upon actual classroom attendance for the duration of the scheduled educational activity verified through sign-in sheets. If a student must leave before the activity is schedule to end or is late arriving, he/she will not receive full CE credit. Partial credit may be awarded. Each attendee, based on sign-in sheets/attendance, will receive the CE certificate upon completion of the education activity. The final certification exams are not a requirement for claiming a CE certification for the workshop.

AADNS MEMBERSHIP

To take advantage of the AADNS Member rate, registrants must provide a legitimate AADNS Membership number while registering. Registration forms that do not include the registrant's AADNS membership number will be charged the non-member rate for this course. To become an AADNS Member ($199/year) and take advantage of the discounted registration rate, please sign up on-line at www.aadns-ltc.org. After you have become a member with AADNS, you will then need to return to www.LeadingAgeMI.org to register to attend the course. If you have questions about your AADNS membership, please call AADNS directly at (844) 796-9634. You do not have to be an AADNS Member to complete the program.

AANAC MEMBERSHIP

To take advantage of the AANAC Member rate, registrants must provide a legitimate AANAC Membership number while registering. Registration forms that do not include the registrant's AANAC membership number will be charged the non-member rate for this course. To become an AANAC Member ($124/year) and take advantage of the discounted registration rate, please sign up on-line at www.AANAC.org. After you have become a member with AANAC, you will then need to return to www.LeadingAgeMI.org to register to attend the course. If you have questions about your AANAC membership, please call AANAC directly at (800) 768-1880. You do not have to be an AANAC Member to complete the program.

PLANNING NOTES

All pre-registered attendees will receive a confirmation letter with driving directions one week before the workshop. Participants with questions, special dietary or accessibility needs, please contact Laura Fuller or Foua Hang at LeadingAge Michigan office via email or by phone at (517) 323-3687.

CANCELLATION POLICY

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We encourage you to read the cancellation policy.

DISCLOSURE

The planners and instructor agree to ensure the content for this educational activity is evidence-based or based on the best-available evidence, and is presented free from bias. There is no conflict of interest and the content does not promote the products or services of any individual presenter or organization.