As the use of home therapies increases, so does the need for knowledge of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions for Coverage. This presentation differentiates the specific requirements and findings for home therapy audits that will assist in preparation of home dialysis staff. In addition, the requirements for quality assurance and performance improvement (QAPI) to assist home therapy clinic managers in conducting successful monthly meetings is reviewed.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 9/19/2023.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee Disclosures: There are no Planning Committee disclosures to declare.
Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no speaker disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 17499.
ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CE requirements for re-licensure in the states in which they hold a license.
Learning Outcome: After completing this educational activity, the learner will be able to discuss the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ quality assurance and performance improvement requirements and findings related to home therapies.