Apr
17

Enhancing Resident Care and Reducing Unnecessary Resident Hospitalizations in Nursing Facilities: A 5-Part Virtual Interdisciplinary Hospice Education Series

Enhancing Resident Care and Reducing Unnecessary Resident Hospitalizations in Nursing Facilities: A 5-Part Virtual Interdisciplinary Hospice Education Series Jointly Sponsored by Mass Senior Care Association and the Hospice & Palliative Care Federation of Massachusetts Enhancing resident care and reducing unnecessary resident hospitalizations at the end of life should be a top priority for nursing facilities. Research shows that hospice care in nursing facilities is an underutilized service which can provide skills and services that may not otherwise be available in

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Apr
23

The Dos and Don’ts of Enhanced Barrier Precautions: Understanding The New CMS Guidance

The Dos and Don’ts of Enhanced Barrier Precautions: Understanding The New CMS Guidance Program Summary: In July 2022, the CDC released updated EBP recommendations for “Implementation of PPE use in nursing homes to prevent spread of MDROs” with CMS now following suit and updating its infection prevention and control requirements and guidance. This webinar will assist long term care providers in understanding and complying with the new CMS requirements for EBPs in their facilities. Presenters: Dost Sarpel , MD, Chief

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Apr
25

2024 Spring Conference & Trade Show - Exhibitors and Sponsors

Mass Senior Care Association is pleased to host our Spring Conference & Trade Show on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at the DCU Center in Worcester. This year’s Spring Conference & Trade Show will be limited to 50 sponsors and exhibitors and we anticipate 275 long term care professionals including owners, corporate staff, Administrators, DNS, department heads, and staff from all areas of facility operations will attend. We are currently sold out of regular exhibitor booths, as well as sponsorship booths

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Apr
25

2024 Spring Conference & Trade Show - Attendee Registration

Join us for a dynamic and informative program with the morning session featuring Steven Littlehale and a team from Zimmet Healthcare offering attendees an analysis of the PDPM Medicaid reimbursement transition in the Commonwealth and other states, along with effective strategies for facilities to utilize data analytics and technology to improve performance. Our afternoon session will feature dynamic healthcare leader and speaker Jerald Cosey , who will delve into the core principles of Five STAR leadership, a methodology that emphasizes

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