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The Essentials of Supportive Nursing Documentation
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The Essentials of Supportive Nursing Documentation

Join us for our live webinar where you will increase your knowledge for accurate documentation, what to chart, what not to chart, and how charting supports the MDS coding process. Our expert presenter, Scott Heichel, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-CTA, RAC-CT, DNS-CT, QCP, LeaderStat will help you sharpen your documentation skills and improve accuracy for better resident and organization outcomes.

When: April 2, 2020
9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
Where: Live Webinar
United States
Contact: Blake Weller

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Clear, accurate, and available patient documentation is an essential element for safe and evidence-based nursing practice. Join our expert presenter, Scott Heichel, as he shares nursing documentation strategies that meet CMS regulatory requirements. This live webinar is designed to hone documentation skills and elevate nurse confidence. Accurate charting allows credit for the exceptional care provided, supports reimbursement and compliance.


Participants will be able to:
• Describe essential nursing documentation strategies to support the care being delivered
- Review of supportive skilled charting
- Tips to support MDS coding while charting
- Understanding the difference between opinions and facts when charting
• Explain documentation requirements to meet CMS regulations
- Review regulatory requirements for accurate charting
- How to chart from a legal and regulatory standpoint

Scott Heichel
Director of Clinical Reimbursement

Scott brings more than 25 years of healthcare experience and is recognized for his expertise in the RAI process and clinical reimbursement. Scott’s consulting work includes performing Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement reviews and educational programs for skilled nursing facilities and multi-facility operators. He has experience in and has testified as an expert witness in a large Medicare dispute case and has also assisted in Corporate Integrity Audits and corporate compliance reviews. Scott is a member of AANAC’s (American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination) Expert Advisory Panel, recognized as a Master Teacher through AANAC for their RAC-CT MDS certification courses, and sits on the board as the President of OANAC (Ohio Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators).

This program is generously supported by:

Registration Rates

 Webinar Pricing
 Member: $69
 Member (Additional): $49
 Non-Member: $99

To receive continuing education credit you must be a registered participant and provide a unique email address during the online registration process and successfully complete the webinar.

Target Audience
Directors of Nursing, Assistant Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Supervisors, Unit Managers, and MDS Nurses. Administrators are also encourage to attend.

Continuing Education
LeadingAge Michigan Educational Foundation will apply for:

NURSE: The LeadingAge Michigan Educational Foundation is approved as a provider (#0558-001) of nursing continuing professional development by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

In order to receive the continuing education credit for this webinar you must sign in to GoToWebinar, stay for the entire length of the webinar and complete the post-event evaluation for the webinar. Once the evaluation has been completed you will be able to access your certificate by logging into your profile at

One (1) contact hour will be awarded for successful completion of the live webinar.

Completion Requirements

  • Registration with unique email address
  • Attendance at the entire event
  • Log in via GoToWebinar at the beginning of the event
  • Completion of online evaluation
  • Once the Evaluation is complete you can access your certificate on, we will also be sending the certificate out via email to the email you provided us with at registration. 

This live webinar is offered in real time, including live interaction between participants and presenter.

Cancellation & Grievance Policy
Click Here to view the LeadingAge Michigan Cancellation & Grievance Policy.

Need Assistance
If you have any special circumstances that impact your ability to view the webinar please contact LeadingAge Michigan at 517-323-3687. 

Planning Committee
Laura Funsch, RN, BSN, MSA; Laura Fuller, CMP; Dalton Herbel, BS; and Blake Weller, BA

The planners and presenters 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.

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