Tag: Quality Assurance Performance Improvement

QAPI in action

Aside from the written plan, many providers may be unsure of how their Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI) programs translate to their individual facility. A good place to start, says Kris Mastrangelo, President and CEO of Harmony Healthcare, is asking, “Why are we being audited or what were we cited for during a survey?” By […]

CMS to share QAPI Written Plan How-To Guide, updates on improving dementia care, March 21

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will share information about the new QAPI Written Plan How-To Guide that can assist long-term care providers with performance improvement efforts during the agency’s National Partnership to Improve Dementia Care and QAPI Call Tuesday, March 21, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM ET. Additionally, CMS experts will share: […]