QUALITY IMPROVEMENT (QI)/QUALITY MEASURES (QM):
QM Specification Manual
QI PROCESS TOPICS:
The Pioneer Network’s free Starter Toolkit for Engaging Staff in Individualizing Care
Your quality improvement efforts depend on how well your team communicates, problem-solves, and works together……………… Learn how to kick-start your Quality Improvement (QI) program using key organizational practices. The Pioneer Network’s free Starter Toolkit for Engaging Staff in Individualizing Care, produced by B&F Consulting, contains tip sheets and media clips providing how-to information, and starter exercises to get the change conversations going in your nursing facility.
Achieving Staff Stability – apply the QAPI process of staff stability, including goal setting, collecting and using data and piloting improvements. Click this link to view the webinar.
Systems for Communication, Teamwork, and Collaborative Problem-Solving – monitoring and systematic analysis of QAPI, ways to systematically involve staff in the feedback data, how to implement consistent assignment and practices that maximize the benefits of consistent assignment. Click this link to view the webinar.
NH REGULATIONS + GUIDES:
- State Operations Manual Appendix PP – Interpretive Guidelines for Long Term Care
- The New York State Nursing Homes regulations, Title 10 Part 415 of the New York Compilation of Rules and Regulations (NYCRR)