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New CMS Regulatory LTC Requirements for Food/Nutrition and Dining
By the end of the session attendees will be able to:
- Understand the key changes in the LTC Survey Requirements for Food/Nutrition and Dining
- Describe the focus areas and key revisions related to Food/Nutrition and Dining
- Maneuver through the regulatory maze of compliance and be a driver for positive outcomes.
Presentation Overall Description:
The LTC Survey Requirements for Participation are changing and SNF will be expected to be in compliance. Food, nutrition and dining are integral components for success in the survey process. Providers must know what these changes are and what surveyors will be looking at during the survey process. This session will present an overview of the key changes to put you in the “driver's seat" for success with compliance.
Brenda Richardson, MA, RDN, LD, CD, FAND, is a known leader in the field of dietetics and nutrition with aging. Brenda is a national acclaimed speaker, author, LTC nutrition-legal expert and consultant to health care providers. She is President of Brenda Richardson Associates, LLC. Brenda currently serves on the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Position Committee, is past Chair of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Political Action Committee (ANDPAC) and serves on the Academy CMS Workgroup and IMPACT ACT Task Force.