As of November 2017, facilities must link staffing with the required facility assessment, which considers the number, acuity and diagnoses of the facility’s resident population.

While the task of ensuring competency-based staffing might seem burdensome there is a bright side. Training and education are often associated with increased staff retention, decreased staff turnover, improved patient and resident outcomes, and a more effective and engaged workforce.
   

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Read how recent regulation changes may benefit your long term care facility and its staff’s competency while on the path to better patient care.
Webinar
Watch our FREE 60-minute webinar that discusses key considerations when applying competency-based staffing using the facility assessment.
Presenter:
Amy Stewart, RN, DNS-MT, QCP-MT, RAC-MT, Curriculum Development Specialist, American Association of Directors of Nursing Services