To: Mass Senior Care Members
From: Tara M. Gregorio, President
Re: COVID19 Updates: Register Now for Friday’s Infection Control Webinar; Weekly Call Reminders; Updated CARES Act Provider Relief Fund FAQ
Date: June 23, 2020
Register for Infection Control Webinar on Friday, June 26th: Sustaining Successful Outcomes: From Audits to Action Plans to Performance Improvement
Mass Senior Care Association will host a webinar this Friday, June 26th, Sustaining Successful Outcomes: From Audits to Action Plans to Performance Improvement. This webinar will guide leaders on how to incorporate audit results and individualized action plans into the QAPI process in order to educate and promote sustained compliance. Leaders will learn 3 strategies to target performance improvement efforts and operationalize action steps into successful outcomes.
Susan LaGrange, RN, BSN, NHA, CDONA™, FACDONA, CIMT, IP-BC™
Director of Education
Lisa Thomson, BA, LNHA, HSE, CIMT
Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer
Sustaining Successful Outcomes: From Audits to Action
Plans to Performance Improvement
Date: June 26, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm
Click here to register
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) Weekly Call
for Nursing Homes and Rest Homes
The next DPH conference call for nursing homes and rest homes is scheduled for Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM. This call will include members of DPH’s Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality, Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences, and Office of Preparedness and Emergency Management.
Phone Number: 888-390-5007
Participant Code: 3479679
CMS COVID-19 Stakeholder Engagement Call
CMS hosts varied recurring stakeholder engagement sessions to share information related to the agency’s response to COVID-19. These sessions are open to members of the healthcare community and are intended to provide updates, share best practices among peers, and offer attendees an opportunity to ask questions of CMS and other subject matter experts.
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 4:30 – 5:00 PM Eastern
Toll Free Attendee Dial-In: 833-614-0820
Access Passcode: 2672118
Audio Webcast Link: click here
DHHS Updates CARES Act Provider Relief Fund FAQ on June 22nd
On June 22, DHHS updated its CARES Act Provider Relief Fund FAQs. The current updates are delineated by date in the FAQ.