Region 1 Nursing Home providers are invited to attend the annual DADS Provider Meeting for Nursing Home facilities presented by the Texas Department of Aging & Disability Services, Regulatory Services Division, Region 1 staff. The provider meeting is an opportunity once a year to meet with regulatory staff in your region, to get information on timely topics, and ask questions.

The following topics will be presented:

     ·   PASRR Updated Information
presented by Cathy Belliveau, PASRR QM/Training Lead

     ·   Understanding the Nursing Facility Survey Process*
presented by Kathy Driskill, DADS Educational Services Specialist
                       *Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be provided for this training

·   Question/Answer Session
September 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Check-in for attendees begins at 8:30 a.m.)

US Agricultural Research Building
3810 4th Street
Lubbock, TX 79415

Seating is available for up to 200; registration is on a first-come/first-served basis. We have also given you the opportunity during registration to provide us with questions which will be answered during the presentations.  Please submit your questions by the deadline for on-line registration, September 8, 2017 to allow adequate time for review.

Up to three (3) providers from each facility may attend. As always, corporate and administrative staff are welcomed, but we also encourage providers to send one direct care staff member as well.

For any questions concerning the meeting, please contact Facility Liaison, Patricia Frerich, at (806) 356-3112 or

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