Region 08 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 08 staff. The provider meeting is an opportunity once a year to meet with regulatory staff in your region, to obtain information on timely topics, and ask questions.

The following topics will be presented:

      ·   Infection Control CDC, Regional Updates and Antibiotic Stewardship 
                          presented by Gretchen Rodriguez, DSHS HAI Epidemiologist

     ·   PASRR - What You Need To Know Now - 2017
presented by Valerie Krueger, MI PASRR Program Specialist
                                                  Cathy Belliveau, PASRR Quality Monitoring/Training Lead-IDD

     ·   CMS Requirements on Emergency Preparedness
presented by Rebekah Eaddy, Architect, DADS Regulatory Services Division
     ·     MDS 3.0 Updates
                        presented by Shelley Nanney, MDS RAI Coordinator

·   Question/Answer Session
September 14, 2017 at 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Check-in for attendees begins at 8:15 a.m.)

Bexar Room, 
Frederick Maples Conference Center,

Education Service Center, Region 20
1314 Hines Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78208

Seating is available for up to 100; registration is on a first-come/first-served basis. Up to two (2) 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. The cutoff date for registration is 12 Noon on Friday, September 08, 2017 or may be earlier if registration reaches maximum capacity at the meeting locatio

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