Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement: A Nursing Home's Guide to Implementation and Management, 1st Edition

  • Frosini Rubertino
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  • ISBN-10: 1615693572
  • ISBN-13: 9781615693573
  • DDC: 362.16068
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 108 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This resource will introduce the basics of QAPI, including how it came to fruition and what regulations exist in regard to nursing homes starting their own QAPI program. In addition, this manual will highlight the new skills nursing homes will need to focus on to implement QAPI, including data analysis and root cause analysis. You will get the tools you need to create a QAPI implementation and staff training plan.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Overview: The Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Provision.
1: Element 1: Design and Scope.
2: Element 2: Governance and Leadership.
3: Element 3: Feedback, Data Systems, and Monitoring.
4: Element 4: Performance Improvement Projects.
5: Element 5: Systematic Analysis and Systemic Action.
6: Where to Begin: Action Steps to Success.
7: Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Tools.
8: Case Studies in Performance Improvement.
Resources for QAPI Plans and Projects.