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Hospital Events
Los Angeles, CA
September 18-19, 2017

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Hospital CMS Update - CA: September 18, 2017
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Hospital Executive Briefing - CA: September 19, 2017
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Event Description

Overview:
Failing to meet the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services eligibility requirements can put patients at risk and cost your hospital millions in reimbursement funds. This one-day seminar will help you remain up-to-date on the latest changes and expectations from CMS, as well as stay on track for a safe, successful 2018.
 
Complement this event with Hospital Executive Briefing, which occurs the day before at each location, to create an immersive 2-day learning experience.
 
Who Should Attend:
The Hospital CMS Update seminar is designed to support anyone responsible for directing, coordinating, or implementing compliance with the CMS Conditions of Participation (CoPs), including survey coordinators, hospital managers, compliance officers, quality improvement directors, and risk managers.
 

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What Will You Learn:
Joint Commission Resources and CMS experts will provide tips, tools, and insights to help you gain a greater understanding of challenging CoPs, the complicated survey process, and key CMS updates.
 
Tackle the Top Challenging Deficiencies
Set your hospital up for a deficiency-free survey with insights to help you navigate three critical areas—Life Safety Code®, Clinical, and EMTALA.
 
Most Challenging CoPs: Get the Scoop
Get tips for meeting the most challenging hospital CoPs in the Medicare and Medicaid Programs.
 
A Closer Look at CMS Surveys
Learn how to navigate through complaint, validation and patient safety initiative surveys.
 
Start and End Times
September 18th - 8:00am-4:30pm


Summary of Continuing Education Contact Hours awarded for this program:
ACCME: 7.25 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
ACHE: 7.25 - CE
ACPE: 7.25 - CE
ANCC: 7.25 - CE
CA Board of Registered Nursing: 7.25 - CE
CJCP: 7.25 - Credit Hours Towards Recertification
IACET: 0.0725 - CEU

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Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$579.00 REGISTER NOW
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Hospital CMS Update - CA: September 18, 2017

Agenda/Faculty

(Agenda and speakers are subject to change. Last updated May 17, 2017.)
 
Program Objectives:
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
  1. Incorporate tips and strategies for complying with Medicare’s Survey processes/operations in your organization.
  2. Discuss Medicare’s challenging requirements and related strategies for compliance.
  3. Recall issue(s) associated with Center for Medicare & Medicaid’s hot topics like emergency preparedness, physical environment, or EMTALA.
Come fully charged and ready to learn with Joint Commission Resources.
Thank you for supporting JCR’s paperless initiative for our education programs. Here are some tips for your learning success:
  • Bring your fully charged electronic device (laptop, tablet, etc.) with you to the program so that you can access the program materials and take notes.
  • Download/access program materials from your email, the JCR Learning Management System (LMS), and/or the event app. 1-2 weeks before your program, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access these materials. These materials will continue to be available to you during and after your program as well.
  • If you prefer hard-copy program materials, please print before the program and bring with you. There will be no hard-copy program materials provided on site, other than the agenda itself.
  • Full-text requirements books (with relevant Joint Commission standards for the program) will no longer be provided, either in hard copy or electronically. Please plan accordingly if you want to reference the standards during the program (for example, bring your own manual or plan to access E-dition).  
  • Come ready to learn, network with peers, and be prepared for 2017 compliance challenges.


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$579.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital CMS Update - CA: September 18, 2017

Location Details

The Westin Los Angeles Airport
5400 W. Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA  90045
Reservations:  1-800-WESTIN1
Room Rate: $149.00 Single / $159.00 Double
Cut-Off Date: September 1, 2017
Make online reservations here

The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service from LAX. Click here for shuttle instructions.

Please note: Westin Los Angeles Airport is a smoke free hotel


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$579.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital CMS Update - CA: September 18, 2017

Sponsor/Exhibitor

Align your organization with some of the premier names in health care by supporting one of The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources conferences, seminars or distance learning events. You will increase your visibility, influence buying decisions, and connect with key decisions makers from health care organizations across the country.

Joint Commission Resources has many opportunities to support our mission to provide unparalleled training to help improve patient quality and safety. Please contact JCRSponsorships@jcrinc.com for more information.

Click here for the 2017 Exhibitor Prospectus


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$579.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital CMS Update - CA: September 18, 2017

Event Description

Help prepare your hospital for a safer, more compliant 2018 by attending a Hospital Executive Briefing. Join trusted experts from The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources for invaluable insight and foresight into the changes, challenges, and opportunities 2018 will bring.

This year’s Hospital Executive Briefings will update Project REFRESH, with particular emphasis on the new scoring methodology (SAFER matrix) as well as the CMS adoption of the 2012 Life Safety Code®.

Complement this event with our Hospital CMS Update seminar to create an immersive 2-day learning experience.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
If you are responsible for guiding the 2018 accreditation efforts of your team, your department, or your entire hospital, then Joint Commission Resources’ Hospital Executive Briefing is a must-attend event.
  • Accreditation professionals
  • Medical directors and nursing leaders
  • Performance improvement and risk managers
  • Quality managers and directors
  • C-suite and vice presidents
  • Patient safety officers and regulatory compliance specialists
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
Every year presents hospitals with new obstacles and opportunities. Experts from The Joint Commission will show you what’s coming and help prepare you for a compliant, successful 2018.

Optional Lunch & Learn Session:
Interdisciplinary lunch: Engineering for Non-engineers: Demystifying the Physical Environment

Register to attend the optional Lunch and Learn with George Mills and Lisa Waldowski to get a better understanding of EC/LS terms, and address major themes that will help you to talk with your facilities team.  Intended to address engineering language and concepts for the non-engineer, as time permits. 

Start and End Times
September 19th - 8:00am-4:00pm

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Summary of Continuing Education Contact Hours awarded for this program:
ACCME: 6 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
ACHE: 6 - CE
ACPE: 6 - CE
ANCC: 6 - CE
CA Board of Registered Nursing: 6 - CE
CJCP: 6 - CJCP Credit Hours Towards Recertification

Download Continuing Education Fact Sheet

Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$904.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital Executive Briefing - CA: September 19, 2017

Agenda/Faculty

(Agenda and speakers are subject to change. Last updated August 22, 2017.)
 
Objectives
At the end of the 2018 Hospital Executive Briefings, the participant will be able to:
  1. Evaluate the critical role leadership plays to forge high reliability forward in their health care organization.
  2. Examine their hospital’s systems and processes for challenging compliance areas that impact patient safety.
  3. Incorporate recommended strategies to improve compliance with Joint Commission standards.
  4. Summarize lessons learned and key updates from Accreditation Operations.
Come fully charged and ready to learn with Joint Commission Resources.
Thank you for supporting JCR’s paperless initiative for our education programs. Here are some tips for your learning success:
  • Bring your fully charged electronic device (laptop, tablet, etc.) with you to the program so that you can access the program materials and take notes.
  • Download/access program materials from your email, the JCR Learning Management System (LMS), and/or the event app. 1-2 weeks before your program, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access these materials. These materials will continue to be available to you during and after your program as well.
  • If you prefer hard-copy program materials, please print before the program and bring with you. There will be no hard-copy program materials provided on site, other than the agenda itself.
  • Full-text requirements books (with relevant Joint Commission standards for the program) will no longer be provided, either in hard copy or electronically. Please plan accordingly if you want to reference the standards during the program (for example, bring your own manual or plan to access E-dition).  
  • Come ready to learn, network with peers, and be prepared for 2017 compliance challenges.

FACULTY:

2017HEBMayer
Master Black Belt, Business Transformation
Accreditation and Certification Operations
The Joint Commission
HEBMaurer
Acting Director
Department of Engineering
The Joint Commission
2017HEBMcKee
MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
The Joint Commission
2017HEBPrytula
BSN, MAN, RN-BC
Director, Clinical Standards Interpretation
Division of Healthcare Improvement
The Joint Commission
2017HEBWaldowski
DNP, PNP, CIC
Infection Control Specialist
Standards Interpretation Group
The Joint Commission
 

 
 


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$904.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital Executive Briefing - CA: September 19, 2017

Sponsor/Exhibitor

Align your organization with some of the premier names in health care by supporting one of The Joint Commission and Joint Commission Resources conferences, seminars or distance learning events. You will increase your visibility, influence buying decisions, and connect with key decisions makers from health care organizations across the country.

Joint Commission Resources has many opportunities to support our mission to provide unparalleled training to help improve patient quality and safety. Please contact JCRSponsorships@jcrinc.com for more information.

Click here for the 2017 Exhibitor Prospectus


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$904.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital Executive Briefing - CA: September 19, 2017

Location Details

The Westin Los Angeles Airport
5400 W. Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA  90045
Reservations: 1-800-WESTIN1
Room Rate: $149.00 Single / $159.00 Double
Cut-Off Date: September 1,2017
Make online reservations here

The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service from LAX. Click here for shuttle instructions.

Please note: Westin Los Angeles Airport is a smoke free hotel


Location
Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 W. Century Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90045More Details
Room Rate: $149.00 Single $159.00 DoubleCut-off date: 9/1/2017Call for Special Rates: 1-800-WESTIN1More Details

List Price
$904.00 REGISTER NOW
To see CSR pricing, please log in

Hospital Executive Briefing - CA: September 19, 2017

Additional Details

Payments
Payments submitted by check take up to 14 days to process.  If you are registering for a program less than 14 days away, please pay with a credit card or your registration may not be received in time and your seat may not be reserved.

Substitutions, Transfers, and Cancellation Policy
Registration is nontransferable between JCR education programs due to variability in program sponsors. If you find that you cannot attend, you may send an alternate in your place.  Please send us the alternate’s full name, title, credentials, address, phone and e-mail address.  In the event of a cancellation, your registration fee, less a $100 processing fee, is refundable, if written notice of cancellation is faxed no later than 30 days prior to the program date.  All alternate or cancellation information should be emailed to rraudys@jcrinc.com. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations received after this date or for any no shows. JCR reserves the right to cancel or reschedule due to unforeseen circumstances.

Joint Commission Resources reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a program due to an insufficient number of registrants or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program must be cancelled, the registration fee will be refunded in full to each registrant. You may verify current program status on our website or by calling JCR Customer Service at 877-223-6866.  Neither Joint Commission Resources nor The Joint Commission is responsible for a registrant's travel expenses in the event a program is cancelled. Participants should also not depend on registering on site, as some programs may be sold out; in these instances, neither Joint Commission Resources nor The Joint Commission is responsible for travel expenses.  Participants are encouraged to purchase refundable tickets in case a program is cancelled or rescheduled. Participants should also be aware that most airline tickets, including nonrefundable or discounted tickets, can be reissued within one year from the date the original ticket was issued.

Americans with Disabilities Act
If you require any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to attend this Joint Commission Resources program, please call 630-792-5425 or write to the Department of Education, Joint Commission Resources, One Renaissance Boulevard, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.

Program Agendas and Faculty
Agendas are subject to change because we are always striving to improve the quality of your educational experience. Joint Commission Resources may substitute faculty with comparable expertise on rare occasions necessitated by illness, scheduling conflicts, and so forth.

Suggested attire: business casual
Due to the variation in meeting room temperatures and personal preferences, we recommend that you dress in layers for your comfort.