WEBINAR: Complying with the CMS's Hospital COPs

Safe Opioid Use, IV Medication, Blood and Medication Administration Requirements: Complying with the CMS's Hospital COPs

Course Curriculum
This program will discuss the revised standards on the CMS hospital CoPs on safe opioid use, IV medication and blood transfusion. This is the fifth time this section has been amended in the past few years along with an amendment last to nursing section 405 which addresses safe injection practices, compounding and beyond use date. The following are also covered: CDC opioid guidelines, Joint Commission final pain management guidelines, federal guidelines for opioid programs, opioid epidemic, and required hospital policies and training. The CMS standards on the care of the patient receiving opioids also apply to critical access hospitals. 

Learning Objectives
At the completion of this program, the participants will be able to:
1. Discuss the CMS 32 page memo on medication administration and safe opioid use. 
2. Discuss how the medications must be administered within three different time frames. 
3. Explain that CMS has required policies and education requirements on medication administration and safe opioid use. 
4. Discuss the CMS requirements that ensure nurses are competent when giving IV medications or blood transfusions. 
5. Identify the CDC issued opioid prescribing guidelines. 

Target Audience
Anyone involved with compliance regulations and standards, including, but not limited to, CMOs, CNOs, physicians, nurses, quality improvement staff, risk managers, pharmacy staff, compliance officers and legal counsel, ethics committee members, consumer advocates, TJC liaisons, safety officers, behavioral health and psychiatric staff, and case managers.

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 area of health care law, risk management, and patient safety. Sue has no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this presentation.
When
7/26/2018 - 7/26/2018
Where
Webinar
United States

Program


Thursday, 26 July 2018

 
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7/26/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7/26/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7/26/2018 9:00 AM
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
7/26/2018 9:00 AM

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