Some quality measures are easier to improve than others. The influenza and pneumococcal quality measures are two quality measures that YOU control! This webinar will explore the basics of good assessment, monitoring and MDS coding of the vaccination quality measures and how these quality measures have a direct effect on your Nursing Home Quality Measure Composite Score and the Nursing Home Compare Vaccination Measures.
Great Plains Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative members involved in MDS coding, QAPI, Infection Control and Leadership
- Participants will state the MDS coding criteria needed to meet the seasonal influenza and pneumococcal vaccine quality measure.
- Participants will recognize how the vaccination quality measures impact the nursing home quality composite score.
- Participants will apply tips and strategies related to assessment, monitoring and tracking of influenza and pneumococcal vaccinations.
- Participants will plan for the annual seasonal influenza quality measure calculation that became effective October 1, 2015.
Krystal Hays, RN, MSN, RAC-CT
Great Plains Quality Innovation Network/Nebraska
402/476-1399, Ext. 522
Lori Hintz, RN
Great Plains Quality Innovation Network/South Dakota