Reducing Readmissions: How to Prepare Your Team
Course Description:

Reducing hospital readmissions for skilled nursing facilities has been a priority for several years now. Now that Value-Based Purchasing is in place using the Skilled Nursing Facility Readmission Measure AND with health systems looking at collaborating with SNF’s with quality outcomes, having a solid system to reduce readmissions will be crucial for success. Join us for this presentation that will walk you through steps to prepare your team!

Targeted Audience:

Licensed Nurses and Directors of Nursing

Continuing Education Credits:

1 Nursing CE and 1 NAB CE

Objectives

Upon completion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

1. Describe the industry initiatives for skilled nursing facilities with hospital readmissions
2. Identify how to proactively put a plan in place to prepare your team for success
3. Verbalize the importance of quality auditing and follow up with facility process for reducing hospital readmissions

Course Length:

This course takes approximately 1 hour to complete.
Progress

Teachers
Susan LaGrange, RN, BSN, NHA, CDONA™, FACDONA, CIMT, IP-BC™
Chief Nursing Officer of Pathway Health