Discharge Planning

Tuesday, March 28, 2023
10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Iowa Hospital Association


Program Description

This session will provide an overview of the CMS regulations governing the provision of discharge planning in hospitals. It also will discuss the new interpretative guidelines and applicability of old discharge-planning surveyor worksheets.

Program Objectives

  • Describe basic requirements for discharge-planning conditions of participation.
  • Discuss the applicability and how to use surveyor discharge-planning worksheets.
  • Describe regulatory changes in discharge-planning conditions of participation, effective Nov. 30, 2019.

Who Should Attend

CEOs, CMOs, compliance personnel, CNOs, emergency department staff, legal counsel, nurses, physicians, quality imporvement and risk managers, and safety officers.