Following this training, participants will understand staffing challenges that are exacerbated by COVID-19 and associated resources regarding federal, state and local guidance and policies related to nursing home staffing during a public health emergency. Additionally, participants will learn effective staffing plans to optimize staffing during a pandemic. Lastly, this training will provide best practices to promote the safety, health, and well-being of nursing home staff to minimize stress and promote resiliency.
Thursday, July 9, 2020 • 3:00 – 4:00 PM CT
Audience: Open to nursing home leaders, clinical and administrative staff members and others interested in nursing home infection prevention in the era of COVID-19.
The National Nursing Home Training Series is brought to you by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the QIO Program, a national network of Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations (QIN-QIOs) serving every state and territory. Invitations are distributed weekly for each training in the series. Sign up here for updates. Miss a training? View recordings, slides and resources on QIOProgram.org.
Continuing Education Credits:
The National Nursing Home Training Series is not accredited by CMS. You can follow up with your association or accrediting body to see if it awards credit for participation in these trainings. Continuing education credits may be awarded by some organizations for participation in CMS trainings.