Staff competency is an extremely critical piece of the Requirements of Participation, as it ties into nearly every piece of the Final Rule. A failure on the floor will almost certainly lead to an examination of your competency program, your facility assessment, and your QAPI process. This interactive session will give you insight into how this new regulation will be enforced, as well as how you can create a competency program that integrates your facility assessment, QAPI, engages your team and delivers improved care.
Detail the relationship between quality and competency including how a deficiency in any one area will likely lead to examination of staff competency, QAPI, and the facility assessment.
Define different types of competency delivery and verification to use in your programs.
Construct a comprehensive program for clinical competency and compliance that utilizes your facility assessment to guide competency requirements and integrates findings from QAPI to identify gaps.