Upcoming QCHF Classes and Events


2019 New Laws and Regulatory Updates

CE Hours: Registrant must be present for entire day to receive CE hours (BRN - 7; NHAP - 7; MCLE - 7)

Learn about the new laws and regulations governing long-term care facilities that take effect in 2019! 

Upcoming sessions will be held on:

Class hours: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm.  Registration begins at 8:30 am (Continental Breakfast and Lunch Included)

Who Should Attend:

Administrators, Asst. Administrators, Director of Nursing, ADONs, Director of Staff Development, Case Managers, Operations, Risk Management, Business Office, Attorneys 

Topics to be included, but not limited to:

Legislative Update:

  • Legislative Update and Potential Legislative Issues in 2018
  • New Laws Passed in 2018

Regulatory Update:

  • Updates on Licensing and Certification
  • Update on New Survey Process
  • Review of New Regulations Introduced in 2018
  • Review of the 2017 All Facilities Letters and CMS Survey and Certification Letter 

Reimbursement Update:

  • General Financial Outlook
  • Medicare Update
  • Medi-Cal Update
  • Quality and Accountability Supplemental Payment Program (QASP)
  • Managed Care Update

Legal Updates:

  • Using Health & Safety Code Sec. 1418.8 for Incapacitated Residents
  • Program Integrity Issues in Medicare and Medi-Cal
  • Medi-Cal Audits of “Share of Cost” Under Johnson v. Rank
  • Changes to the Rules Governing Medicaid Managed Care Systems

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Director of Staff Development 24 Hour Education Training
January 15 -17, 2019 - Sacramento, CA
July 9 - 11, 2019 - Anaheim, CA

CE Hours:
 NHAP - 24 & BRN - 24 (Registrants must be present all three days from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm to receive CE hours)

This class is designed for those interested in meeting the criteria for the Director of Staff Development (DSD) position in accordance with the California Code of Regulations, Title 22, Division 5, Chapter 2.5, Section 71829.
Within six (6) months of employment and prior to teaching a certification program, DSD candidates must obtain a minimum of 24 hours of continuing education courses in planning, implementing, and evaluating educational programs.          
Topics Covered:
  • Characteristics of the Adult Learner
  • Elements of an Instructional Objective
  • CNA Training Requirements in Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Instructional Methods for Preparing and Presenting Lesson Plans
  • Teacher Behaviors that Affect Student Classroom Interaction

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Survey Success A-Z
April 9-10, 2019 - Irvine, CA
April 16-17, 2019 - Sacramento, CA

If you are a key person in the survey process, this is the workshop for you!

This two-day class will help you prepare for your re-certification survey from pre-survey to post-survey, and everything in between. This is your opportunity to get out ahead of the survey process. Bring your questions, concerns, and fears about survey so our instructors can help you navigate the process in the most effective way.

Topics Include:
  • Pre-survey Preparation
  • Casper Reports
  • Quality Measure Report
  • Infection Control
  • Psychotropic Use
  • Life Safety / Disaster Plan

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