Analyzing 5-star UTI and Catheter QMS and Applying QAPI Principles


Driving 5-Star & RoP Implementation Through a QAPI Approach – 2017 Webinar Series Recording.


This session reviews the RoP infection prevention and control program updates and UTI and catheter insert/left in bladder quality measures that impact the Quality Measure component of the Nursing Home Compare Five-Star Quality Rating system. During the session, we review how these measures are calculated and how they impact your overall Five-Star Quality Rating. The session focuses on best practices for reducing urinary tract infections and unnecessary catheter use in your facility and how to improve these measures using a QAPI framework with emphasis on reduction of common MDS coding errors and implementation of a facility specific Five-Star road map action plan.  Sample tools are shared for driving and sustaining Five-Star Quality.

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*Webinar Recorded September 2017.