Requirements for Participation: New CMS Requirements for Nursing Homes

Requirements for Participation
The “Nuts and Bolts” of the New CMS Requirements for Nursing Homes

Arrowwood Cedar Shore
1500 Shoreline Drive
Oacoma/Chamberlain, South Dakota
Thursday, August 10, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (CDT)

Overview: The CMS RoP went into effect last November. Phase 2 will go into effect this coming November. Although the penalties have been delayed for a year, the actual requirements have NOT! Everyone has told you the “what,” but not many educators have told you the “how.” In this training, Cat Selman will be covering the details as to how facilities can prepare to meet the challenges of these new requirements. Surveyor focus and facility practice for residents’ rights, quality of life, dementia care, behavioral services, care planning/documentation and staffing issues, as well as facility assessment, will be addressed in depth. Give your interdisciplinary team the skills and knowledge to face the challenges that these new requirements present. Register your entire team NOW!

Target Audience: Long term care facility administrators, directors of nursing, social service professionals, quality / infection control professionals.

Objectives: Upon completion of the seminar, attendees should be able to:

  • Recognize the key changes in the new Requirements of Participation for skilled nursing facilities
  • Describe the interpretive guidance and survey process changes that will directly impact your operations
  • Summarize 3 key leadership implementation strategies for operational success

SDAHO is the South Dakota affiliate of LeadingAge, an approved provider of continuing education in nursing home administration by the South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators. There are 6.0 contact hours available to nursing home administrators for participation in this educational offering.

SDAHO is approved as a provider for continuing education by the South Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners, 135 East Illinois, Suite 214, Spearfish, SD 57783, SDBSWE Approval Period: January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016, Provider #1012. Social workers will receive up to 5.0 continuing education contact hours or .5 CEU’s at this conference. Sessions approved for social work hours are designated with an SW following the description.

Registration: The registration fee for this one day education opportunity is $100.00 per person (SDAHO Institutional Member) and $200 per person (non member). Advance registration is encouraged. Cancellation must be made one week prior to this event to receive a refund of registration fees paid. Please contact Rhonda Christensen at 605/361-2281 for further information by August 7, 2017.

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  • August 10, 2017
    10:30 am - 3:30 pm



Venue Phone: 888-697-6363

Venue Website:

1500 Shoreline Dr, Oacoma/Chamberlain, South Dakota, 57365, United States