The Mississippi Hospital Association and the Mississippi State Department of Health hold this annual update for hospitals on State Licensing, Annual Report and CMS Certification Rules, Regulations, Surveys, and Processes. The Mississippi State Department of Health Licensing and Certification staff will present the most cited deficiencies from previous surveys and any new requirements for hospitals.
Healthcare Providers Insurance Company is pleased to co-sponsor this educational program. HPIC customers may attend free of charge in person or remotely.
Chief Executive Officers, Administrators, Risk Managers, Safety Officers, Nurse Managers, Nursing Home Administrators, Healthcare Personnel who prepare for Licensure and M/M Certification Surveys
• $0: HPIC Clients (In Person @ MHA) or HPIC Clients (Attend Remotely via Webinar)
• $175: MHA Member (In Person @ MHA) OR MHA Member (Attend Remotely via Webinar)
• $350: All Others (In Person @ MHA) OR All Others (Attend Remotely via Webinar)
CPHQ CE Hours:
This continuing education has been applied
for with the National Association for Healthcare Quality for 4.5 hours of CPHQ
Nursing Home Administrator Hours:
This continuing education activity has been applied for with the MS State Board of Nursing Home Administration
for 4.5 hours CE credit. You must attend in person to receive credit. The Board DOES NOT recognize remote attendance.
Welcome, Paul Gardner, MHA
9:05 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.
Introduction,Lawrie Gervin, Bureau Director, NLTC
9:10 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.
Remarks, Melissa Parker, Director, Office of Licensure
9:20 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
CMS Partnership, Hulio Griffin, Branch Chief, Region IV - AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN - Non-LTC Certification & Enforcement Branch - CMS
10 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
EMTALA, Brenda Davalie
11 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Electronic Licensure Application, Vickie Lynn Risher, Branch Director
11:15 a.m. – 11:30
Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), Nancy Cheatham, MT (ASCP)
11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Life Safety Code Updates & Emergency Preparedness, Derrick McInnis, Deputy Bureau Director – Fire Safety & Construction
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
1 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.
S & C letters, Teresa Manning, RN
1:20 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Acute Care Review with emphasis on Infection Control, QAPI, Environment of Care, Medical Records, Swing Bed and Critical Citations; Pam Shell, RN &Teresa Manning, RN
2 p.m. -2:10 p.m.
2:10 p.m. -3 p.m.
Critical Access Care (CAH) Review with emphasis on Infection Control, QAPI, Environment of Care, Medical Records, Swing Bed and Critical Citations; Pam Shell, RN &Teresa Manning, RN
3 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Evaluation / Adjourn