Performance Improvement Projects

F-Tag revisions: Have you prepared?

F-Tag revisions: Have you prepared?

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CMS updated survey guidance and interpretive guidance for 20 F-Tags that went into effect Nov. 26, 2014. Are SNF leaders paying attention?

Should SNF therapy vendors use QAPI?

Should SNF therapy vendors use QAPI?

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While some long-term care providers have been slower to look at QAPI processes, others are ready to implement. Therapy vendors also should be considering adopting and operationalizing QAPI.

Experts to share practical QAPI advice in May 29 webinar

Experts to share practical QAPI advice in May 29 webinar

Many long-term care providers have become familiar with the ideas behind Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement — but what are the most effective ways to put those ideas into practice in a facility?

QAPI: Avoiding the cost of non-compliance

QAPI: Avoiding the cost of non-compliance

An initiative that should be top of mind for facilities is the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI), an extension of the Affordable Care Act that is focused on improving quality of care for residents.