Care Coordination – Resources

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Falls Prevention for Home Health Nurses

This free training from the Carolina Geriatric Education Center teaches home health care aides how to prevent patient falls. You’ll need to create an account to take the course. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management …

Falls Among the Elderly: A Hospital and Home Health Prevention Toolkit

This Focused Admission Prevention (FAP) toolkit includes assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management, prevention and staff training resources.

Delirium and Altered Mental Status Changes in the Elderly – Focused Admission Prevention (FAP) Series

It’s important to remember that sudden confusion is different than other common changes in thinking that can happen as we age, such as dementia. With sudden confusion that needs medical treatment, the older adult’s thinking abilities change quickly, often with no warning. In this Telligen webinar recorded in August 2018, learn some of the possible …

Sepsis-Act Fast! Focused Admission Prevention (FAP) Series-Part 1 of 3

Early detection of sepsis requires fast action. Sepsis is a dangerous response to an infection by your body. This can lead to tissue damage, organ failure and even death. This Telligen webinar recorded in June 2018 reviews sepsis and introduces tools you can use to act fast when dealing with sepsis.

Staff Stability: Improving Processes in Nursing Homes

This 60-minute Telligen webinar provides information on how a stable staff allows the nursing home to benefit from the experience and knowledge that staff gain over time, thereby increasing the overall competence and confidence of staff and building strong bonds between residents and caregivers.The resources and tools introduced in this webinar are from the Nursing …

What’s An Infection Preventionist To Do? Review of the New Role as it Pertains to a Urinary Tract Infection Two Part Webinar – Part I

This is a two-part series pertaining to infection prevention in nursing homes. The infection preventionist has a key role in the updated infection Control regulation 483.80. In part one, we will review the updated regulation, the role the infection preventionist will have, and the new antibiotic stewardship requirements. A case study regarding a resident with …

Readmission Tracker

The readmission tracker is designed as a data collection and communication tool. This tool, distributed by Telligen beginning in July 2018, is intended for use by home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities and other community-based providers to track and monitor patient or resident transfers to acute care and hospital settings. Telligen sends the readmission tracker …

Congestive Heart Failure – Cardiac Rehab

In this Telligen webinar recorded in July 2018, Telligen biostatistician Lance Roberts and Community Health Partners executive vice president Trina Radske-Suchan offer a brief history of cardiac rehabilitation services and the evidence-based criteria the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) use for coverage and payment of cardiac rehab services for people with Medicare with …

The MAX Method Helps Reduce Readmissions for “High-Utilizer” Patients

Readmission strategies that are successful for patients at “high risk” typically do not work for patients who are “high utilizers.” Both have high readmission rates, but different concepts and methods are required. The MAX (Medicaid Accelerated eXchange) method was developed in New York state to improve care for high utilizers and was specifically designed to …

Reframing Culture Through Leadership: The Leadership and Organizing in Action Approach

The Leadership and Organizing in Action (LOA) approach sets out to empower leaders – not just those in leadership positions, but anyone who is leading change. This Telligen webinar series presented by Risa Hayes in May 2018 will help you develop the skills and capacity for leading change, improving the way you work in teams, …