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No time or budget for travel to get the education that you need? No problem. The Texas Hospital Association delivers education directly to your desktop through webinars and recorded programs. Take a look at these webinars that we have slated:


CMS Hospital Conditions Of Participation Made Easy 2018

May 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2018
Noon-2 p.m. CST

This five-part webinar series will cover the entire CMS Hospital Conditions of Participation manual and is a great way to educate everyone in your hospital on the sections of the CMS hospital manual that applies to their department.

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Plain Language Keys to Patient Safety

June 5, 2018
Noon - 1 p.m. CST

Join THA to hear about a system’s experience implementing and using plain language alerts as it nears the one-year mark since its transition from color-based emergency codes. The conversation will range from unexpected lessons learned to what has worked well for the system and will include helpful hints for any hospital considering this switch.

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Prescription Monitoring: An Rx for Reducing Opioid Misuse

June 13, 2018
Noon - 1 p.m. CST

All physicians will be required to check the PMP before prescribing controlled substances beginning in 2019. Pharmacies are now currently required to report dispensed controlled substances to the PMP. This webinar will inform hospitals how to register with the PMP and the improvements that have been made to the system. In addition, attendees will learn more about the opioids on the PMP, changes to it and the requirements under the new law.

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Critical Access Hospital CMS Conditions Of Participation 2018: Ensuring Compliance

June 20 and 27, July 11 and 18, 2018
Noon-2 p.m. CST

The annual favorite is back in a four-part format to review recent changes in each section and highlight key compliance problem areas of the Critical Access Hospital CMS Conditions of Participation manual.

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EMTALA Update, The Most Cited Deficiencies by CMS for Hospitals

Aug. 8, 15 and 22, 2018
Noon-2 p.m. CST

Every hospital that has an emergency department and accepts Medicare and Medicaid patients must follow the federal law and the CMS Conditions of Participation Interpretive Guidelines on the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) law. Hospitals without emergency departments must comply with EMTALA if they have specialized capabilities.This three-part webinar series will discuss the proposed changes by the Officer of Inspector General which will also impact on-call physicians.

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