The IMPACT Act Course: Evidence-Based Interventions to Improve Outcomes
February 16-17, 2018
This 2-day course will describe how the components of the IMPACT Act has changed reporting for post-acute care (PAC) settings as well as the mandatory reporting quality measures for care delivery and documentation. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations require all PAC settings to assess and document specific quality measures for each patient. Attendees will learn strategies to address these quality indicators and implement evidence-based strategies to improve patient outcomes. This interactive course will allow you to learn from experts in rehabilitation nursing and improve quality patient care.
Evidence-based nursing interventions for each of the following quality indicators will be addressed: Cognitive Patterns, Functional Abilities, Skin Conditions, Falls, and Bowel and Bladder Continence.
Upon completion the learner will be able to:
Day 1 – Friday, February 16
Day 2 – Saturday, February 17
Continuing Education Credit
The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ARN designates this activity for a maximum of 10.25 hours. You can earn 1 nursing contact hour (CH) for every 60 minutes of educational time. You must complete and submit an online evaluation form for each session you attend to receive CHs. CHs available for each session are listed in the schedule of events.
Rate: $159 Single/$169 Double
Cutoff Date: January 16, 2018
Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be made in writing. A $100 processing charge will apply to all cancellations. No refunds will be made on cancellations postmarked after February 1, 2018. All refunds will be processed after the conference. ARN reserves the right to substitute faculty or to cancel or reschedule sessions due to low enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If ARN must cancel, registrants will receive full credits or refunds of their paid registration fees. No refunds can be made for lodging, airfare, or any other expenses related to attending the conference.