Discharge Planning: Compliance with the New CMS Hospital & CAH CoPs (Webinar T6105)
Tue, Nov 5, 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
During this program, our speaker will discuss the impact act and how if affects hospital discharge planning. She will review the new regulations sections on patient timely access to medical records, the discharge planning process, discharge instructions and planning requirements. She will also review transfers to other facilities, assessment of readmission within 30 days, caregiver rights and recommendations, reduction of factors that lead to preventable readmissions and timely discharge planning.
Our speaker will identify what was not adopted by CMS. In many sections that were not adopted, CMS made recommendations to hospitals. Additionally, she will briefly discuss the final surveyor worksheet for assessing compliance with the CMS hospital CoPs for discharge planning. Come join this important webinar to learn about what your hospital has to do to be in compliance with revised the discharge planning standards.