RAC-CT® Certification Workshop
October 16 - 18, 2018 | 8 am - 5 pm
Blue Skies of Texas East • San Antonio, TX
Join us October 16-18 for this 3-day, in-person, training course! The Resident Assessment Coordinator—Certified (RAC-CT) education and certification program has long set the national standard for skilled nursing facility PPS and MDS 3.0 education. Constantly reviewed and updated by a team of experts, the RAC-CT program ensures your knowledge of clinical assessment and care planning, completion of the MDS, and the regulatory body surrounding the RAI/MDS process.
- Navigate tough coding dilemmas with the most current coding and regulatory knowledge
- Recover reimbursement and avoid over payment by knowing where to find important MDS data
- Proactively solve quality pitfalls by recognizing the clues reflected in your Quality Measure and Five Star reports
- Uncover unique solutions that honor resident preference by synthesizing MDS, CAA, and care plan data into individualized interventions
- Earn respect in your facility by proving that you are dedicated, capable, and knowledgeable
- Gain confidence that will enable you to take a leadership role in resident care
MEET YOUR MASTER TEACHER | Cynthia Perrault, RN, RAC-CT, RAC-MT
Ms. Perrault has more than 30 years of experience in Long Term Care, including over 12 years as an RAI/Medicare Coordinator. She has worked as a consultant for Pathway Health Services since 2003, focusing much of her work in supporting facilities in managing the RAI process, Medicare Management Processes, State reimbursement systems, and nursing system quality improvement. She has consulted to a multitude of long term care facilities and has had excellent results in the areas of Medicare management, RAI systems as well as clinical reimbursement. Ms. Perrault has performed as a Master Teacher for the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators since 2009, demonstrating her passion for teaching and training on Medicare and RAI processes.
Join AANAC before registering for the workshop to secure the best pricing possible. Membership with AANAC is $124/year, saving you a total of $76 on both membership + workshop registration.
Early Bird (includes exam fee)
registration submitted by October 4
AANAC Member: $575
Standard Registration (includes exam fee)
registration submitted after October 4
AANAC Member: $710
Light refreshments will be served. Lunch is on your own and not included in the registration pricing.
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Registrations are fully transferable. Transfers must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 48 hours prior to the conference. Cancellations received on or before September 18, 2018 will be refunded the full price of the registration minus a $50 fee. Cancellations after September 18, 2018, will be refunded 50% of the registration price. No refunds will be provided after October 4, 2018. A $25 fee will be charged for all returned checks.
Nursing Continuing Education Hours
The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN*) is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The RAC-CT 3-day workshop is approved for 22.5 CEs.
AAPACN* works in conjunction with the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) to provide nursing home administrators with continuing education credit for any AANAC workshop attended.
*The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN) is the parent organization to AANAC.
CEs for the three-day workshop are based upon actual classroom attendance for the duration of the scheduled educational activity verified through sign-in sheets. If a student must leave before the activity is schedule to end or is late arriving, he/she will not receive full CE credit. Partial credit may be awarded. Each attendee, based on sign-in sheets/attendance, will receive the CE certificate upon completion of the education activity. The final certification exams are not a requirement for claiming a CE certification for the workshop.
Disclosure(s): Commercial support provided to AANAC or the training partner has in no way influenced or biased the content of the education activity. AANAC does not endorse commercial products or services within the education program. No AANAC Master Teacher has any conflicts of interest to disclose.
LOCATION & ACCOMMODATIONS
The 3-day certification course will be held at Blue Skies of Texas East in San Antonio, TX. Light refreshments will be served, however lunch is not included in the registration fee.
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