Plan, Do, Study, Act And Repeat

Plan, Do, Study, Act and Repeat

Plan-Study-Do-Act (PDSA) is a key tool to help skilled nursing providers with Quality Assurance Process Improvement (QAPI). In my last blog, I reviewed the fundamentals of QAPI. The underlining theme being improvement that results in a better outcome. The Centers…

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QAPI Basics For Skilled Nursing

QAPI Basics for Skilled Nursing

Let's start with the basics. Quality assurance has been around since the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act nursing home reforms. However, the Affordable Care Act of 2010 strongly emphasizes quality for all of healthcare. Then, the addition of performance improvement within…

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Simplifying Nutrition Management: A Case Study

Simplifying Nutrition Management: A Case Study

Food costs are one of the top expenses for skilled nursing providers. If you use nutrition management software, or would like to implement a solution, read on. Background: Augustana Care Augustana Care is a non-profit organization that provides senior housing,…

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