2019 New Laws and Regulatory Updates
February 7 - Concord

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! 

Discuss updates on legislation, regulatory, reimbursement and legal.

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Conditions of Participation Training for the ICF/IID Provider
February 14 – Sacramento

CE Hours: BRN – 6; NHAP - 6

The program is designed to provide knowledge of current regulatory requirements for the ICF/IID provider.

Discuss introduction to ICF/IID facility types in California, eight Conditions of Participation, survey types, survey tips, survey compliance and plans of correction.

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QIDP Certification Program
March 7-8 – Costa Mesa

CE Hours: BRN – 16; NHAP - 16

Participation in this intensive two-day course will assist Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professionals in gaining a clear understanding of their role and obtaining the skills needed to effectively carry out their duties. Although there is a didactic component, class size is limited to ensure interactive discussion and a meaningful learning experience.

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DON/Nurse Leadership Training
March 12-13 – Sacramento 
June 5-6 – Anaheim 
August 28-29 – Sacramento 

CE Hours: BRN – 16; NHAP - 16

This two-day class will address all of the key aspects of serving as the Director of Nursing in a long-term care facility. If you are a new DON or have been one for 30 years, this class is for you!

The class will give you the correct tools to successfully perform the duties of Director of Nursing in a long-term care facility.

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

CE Hours: BRN 14; NHAP 14

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.

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MDS 3.0 Basic Training
April 24-25 – Sacramento 
July 23-24 – Sacramento 
August 6-7 – Anaheim 

CE Hours: BRN – 14; NHAP – 14

This class examines each section of the MDS and how it impacts quality of care, reimbursement, Quality Measures, the Five Star Program and the Quality Accountability Supplemental Payment (QASP) Program.  Updated changes to the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) are outlined in each section of the MDS. 

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PDPM Academy Day 1
May 22 - Burbank
May 29 - Walnut Creek
June 12 - Orange
June 26 - Sacramento
July 14 - San Diego

CE Hours: BRN 7; NHAP 7

Get ready now... PDPM is coming...

Enroll in the PDPM Academy to get the knowledge and support you need for a successful transition to PDPM. This academy is a 10-month training effort to help centers prepare for this massive change. Receive both in-person training and continuing updates and support.


The new patient driven patient model (PDPM) begins October 1, 2019.

Provider members of AHCA and CAHF who register for the PDPM Academy will have access for A FULL YEAR to 

  • PDPM 101 workshop webinar
  • One-day, in-person training workshop in your area
  • Monthly workshop webinars on key topics and emerging PDPM issues
  • "How To" webinars on implementing additional tools developed by AHCA

Bring your whole team to the PDPM Academy!

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PDPM Academy Day 2: Medicare Matrix
May 23 - Burbank
May 30 - Walnut Creek
June 13 - Orange
June 27 - Sacramento

CE Hours: BRN 7; NHAP 7

It doesn’t stop at PDPM, enhance your education and attend the Medicare Matrix Academy.


Detailed information on topics such as value-based purchasing, ICD-10 coding for PDPM success, MDS Section GG, and much more!  

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Director of Staff Development 24 Hour Education Training

July 9 - 11 - Anaheim
September 3-5 - Sacramento

CE Hours: NHAP - 24 & BRN - 24 

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.