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Emergency and Outpatient Services CoPs (Webinar T7027) Tue, Jun 30, 2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM The fee for this webinar is $225 for GHA members, $195 for members of any affiliated GHA Society, and $295 for non-members.

Emergency and Outpatient Services: Complying with CMS Hospital Conditions of Participation (Webinar T7027)

Sue Dill Calloway
Patient Safety and Health Care Education and Consulting

Course Curriculum
This webinar covers the CMS hospital Conditions of Participation that affect the emergency and outpatient services departments. Any hospital that accepts Medicare must follow the CMS CoPs for all patients.
The webinar will review staffing requirements, provision of services both on and off-campus, EMTALA, required policies and procedures, training requirements, medical director requirement, and compliance with standards of care. It will also discuss the requirements for restraint and seclusion, grievances, and protocols.
This program will also cover the final changes to the outpatient section, published in the Hospital Improvement Rule that went into effect November 29, 2019. The hospital will be required to have a policy and designate which outpatient departments will require a RN, and additional changes that will be discussed.

Continuing Education Credits
Georgia Hospital Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Approved for 2 Contact Hours.

The Georgia Hospital Association is an approved provider of nursing home administrator credits as a professional trade association in long term care under Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 393-13-.02, (1) (a). Approved for 2 contact hours in resident care management.

If you are registering for an out-of-state hospital association, please contact the education department at, or 770-249-4542.