ICAC RENEWAL PROGRAM (MDS 3.0 RE-CERTIFICATION)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION AND SCHEDULE

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This education is for people who attended Iowa Health Care Association’s MDS 3.0 Certification Program and earned the ICAC designation in 2010, or 2011. People who attend this program and pass the test will RE-NEW their ICAC designation status for 2 years.

This training will focus on CMS’s changes and updates to the MDS 3.0 and will review the new national quality measures and identify how they will be used. The changes include new MDS items and coding changes in various sections of the RAI manual.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

People who were MDS 3.0 Certified and earned the ICAC designation in 2010 or 2011.


SCHEDULE:

June 26, 2013

  8:30 a.m.   Registration/Continental Breakfast
  9:00 a.m.   MDS 3.0 Updates
11:45 a.m.   Lunch (Provided)
12:15 p.m.   MDS 3.0 Updates and Quality Measures
  1:45 p.m.   Test
  2:30 p.m.   Adjourn