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LTC Survey Subscription with Updates through November 2019

LTC Survey Subscription with Updates through November 2019

Item Number: 6775S-1619
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Due to high demand there is a large amount of orders for the new Long Term Care Manual. We are currently working to fulfill these backorders as quickly as possible. We thank you for your continued patience.

 

This is the first time in more than 20 years that CMS is significantly changing the Requirements of Participation. This November 2016 update is Phase 1 of a three-phase implementation plan from CMS that is set to take place over the next three years. The major topics include:

 

Basis and scope

Definitions

Resident rights

Freedom from abuse, neglect, and exploitation

Admission, transfer, and discharge rights

Resident assessment

Comprehensive person-centered care planning

Quality of life

Quality of care

Physician services

Nursing services

Behavioral health services

Pharmacy services

Laboratory, radiology, and other diagnostic services

Dental services

Food and nutrition services

Specialized rehabilitative services

Administration

Quality assurance and performance improvement

Infection control

Compliance and ethics program

Physical environment

Training requirements

 

Phase 1 takes effect at the end of November 2016. To ensure that your center and staff are compliant, AHCA Publications is offering several options for the coming updated material.

Subscription with Updates through November 2019

6775S-1619

$239.95

 

Softbound Edition

6775-2016

$64.95

 

Binder (3-ring) Edition

6775N-2016

$85.95

 

Subscription with Updates through November 2019

6775S-1619

$239.95

 

When you purchase a subscription, you will receive the new November 2016 edition, and we will automatically send you the next updates when CMS releases Phase 2, expected in November 2017, and Phase 3, expected in November 2019.

 

No additional costs and no additional ordering!

 

This is the most convenient way to make sure that you stay compliant with the latest information and requirements.

 

The November 2016 update is Phase 1 of a three-phase implementation plan from CMS that is set to take place over the next three years. The major topics include:

 

$483.1 Basis and scope

$483.5 Definitions

$483.10 Resident rights

$483.12 Freedom from abuse, neglect, and exploitation

$483.15 Admission, transfer, and discharge rights

$483.20 Resident assessment

$483.21 Comprehensive person-centered care planning

$483.24 Quality of life

$483.25 Quality of care

$483.30 Physician services

$483.35 Nursing services

$483.40 Behavioral health services

$483.45 Pharmacy services

$483.50 Laboratory, radiology, and other diagnostic services

$483.55 Dental services

$483.60 Food and nutrition services

$483.65 Specialized rehabilitative services

$483.70 Administration

$483.75 Quality assurance and performance improvement

$483.80 Infection control

$483.85 Compliance and ethics program

$483.90 Physical environment

$483.95 Training requirements

 

Some regulatory sections, such as Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, are being implemented across the three phases. In addition, CMS has stated that some key provisions will not be implemented until Phase 2 or 3, such as 

         Phase 2:

o   Facility Assessment and related requirements

o   Behavioral health services, with some exceptions

o   Antibiotic stewardship program

o   Transfer/discharge documentation

o   Baseline care plan

o   Medical chart review

o   Psychotropic drugs

         Phase 3:

o   QAPI, with some exceptions

o   The designation of an infection prevention and control officer

o   Compliance and ethics

o   Training requirements, with some exceptions

o   Trauma-informed care

 

 

The November 2016 edition is expected to ship in December. Preorder today, and?find out why AHCA's Long Term Care Survey Manual continues to be the most preferred and widely used survey guide for more than a decade!

 

All the requirements for long term care facilities' participation in Medicare and Medicaid programs are included:

Section I: Regulations 

Section II: Survey Protocol 

Section III: Survey Procedures for Long Term Care Facilities, Appendix P 

Section IV: Appendix PP Guidance to Surveyors (in table format with separate columns for F-tags, Regulations, and Guidance so you can see at a glance how each relates to the other) To view or download sample pages of the F-tag table, click here

Section V: Exhibits and Forms. ??Sections are color-coded for easy reference (white, yellow, and green paper). Detailed tables of contents are presented for Appendix P, Appendix PP, and Exhibits. 

 


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