Presented by Michael Tidd
Thursday, August 27, 2020
3 Key Factors in CMS Infection Control Survey Protocol
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected everyone in one way or another. Many processes are permanently changing for individuals and organizations. As a healthcare provider, you need to be aware of the changes CMS is requiring to keep their patients safe. These items have been incorporated into survey protocols. Join us to understand these new changes so you can avoid deficiencies on your next survey!
Verbalize the Infection Control Procedures established by CMS
Discuss survey protocols developed by CMS surrounding Infection Control
Implement procedures into agency operations to be prepared for your next survey
Michael Tidd has over 19 years of experience in the Home Care Industry and is a frequent speaker at HealthCare Synergy Workshops and Webinars. He is a Software Developer, LVN and Certified in ICD-9/10 Coding and OASIS (COS-C, HCS-D). As the Clinical Manager for HealthCare Synergy, he directs the Outsourced Management Services, assists in directing the development of the Healthcare Assistant Web Edition, oversees the Clinical Documentation Auditing provided to clients and directs the Clinical Form Development for the Healthcare Assistant Web Edition. Michael continues to educate agencies in the ongoing regulations that CMS produces, the proper application of the Medicare Conditions of Participation and completing timely, accurate and defendable clinical documentation to survive in the current Medicare Reimbursement Model.