WEBINAR: Ensuring Compliance With the CMS Hospital CoP


Contracted Services: Ensuring Compliance With the CMS Hospital CoP Standards, Joint Commission and DNV

Course Curriculum
Contracts have become a recent hot topic with increased scrutiny by both the Joint Commission (TJC) and CMS. This presentation will cover all of the contract requirements for hospitals accredited by TJC. The CMS telemedicine standard also updated a section in TJC’s contract standards, covered in the TJC contract tracer. The program will also cover the standards for hospitals accredited by DNV-GL.

The webinar will include the CMS hospital condition of participation requirements for contracts. Every hospital that accepts Medicare or Medicaid reimbursement must follow the CMS contract regulations and interpretive guidelines. CMS has also added a section to the final CMS worksheets to ensure the surveyors addresses the contract management issue.

Learning Objectives 
At the completion of this program, the participants will be able to:
1. Discuss the contract standard in the Joint Commission leadership chapter.
2. Discuss the section in the CMS hospital conditions of participation that sets forth requirements for contracted services. 
3. Explain how the same level of care is required whether the hospital provides the services directly or through contracted services. 
4. Identify the CMS requirement that explains how the Board has to make sure contract services are reviewed as part of the QAPI process. 
5. Explain how hospitals accredited by DNV must also follow their contract management standards.

Target Audience
The target audiences includes the C-Suite, contract management staff, accreditation and regulation personnel, risk and quality improvement managers/directors, TJC coordinators, nursing educators, credentialing committee members, compliance officers, hospital legal counsel and others involved with contract services.

Faculty

Sue Dill Calloway has been a nurse attorney and consultant for more than 30 years. Currently, she is president of Patient Safety and Healthcare Education and Consulting and was previously the chief learning officer for the Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation. She has conducted many educational programs for nurses, physicians, and other health care providers. Sue has authored over 100 books and numerous articles. She is a frequent speaker and is well-known across the country in the areas of health care law, risk management, and patient safety. Sue has no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this presentation.
 
When
6/21/2018 - 6/21/2018
Where
Webinar
United States

Program


Thursday, 21 June 2018

 
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6/21/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6/21/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6/21/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6/21/2018 9:00 AM

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