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Webinar: Protect your Residents: The Vital Role of Vaccinations

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Thursday, September 15, 2016, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. PT.

Join Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) for this educational webinar addressing the vital role of vaccinations in the nursing home.

Nursing home residents are at high-risk for flu and pneumonia, making vaccinations an essential aspect of high-quality care. nursing homes can use quality-measure data to drive Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement and improve resident care. This webinar will provide quality-measure insight and tips and tricks to help ensure residents are receiving these vaccinations at the right time to protect their health.

This webinar will address the following objectives:
  • Identify two vaccinations that trigger the quality measure composite score.
  • Review the importance of vaccinations for the nursing home population.
  • Examine the relationship between the minimum data set (MDS) and the influenza and pneumococcal quality measures.
  • Garner takeaway lessons learned to implement in your facility.

PowerPoint Presentation.