Free Webinar: COVID-19 and Beyond: Survey and Regulatory Implications Programs and Resources Published:February 16, 2021 Dave Kyllo Page ContentHealthcare Academy® is hosting a free one-hour webinar on February 24 at 2 p.m. EST titled COVID-19 and Beyond: Survey and Regulatory Implications. Go here to get more details and to register for the webinar. This webinar has been approved for 1.0 total participant hour by NAB/NCERS and 1.0 contact hour of continuing education for nurses through ANCC. It has become clear that infection control preparedness and prevention needs to extend beyond COVID-19 in the long term care setting. Awareness of the current trends in CMS surveys is crucial. This webinar will explore how ongoing staff education and competency provide the foundation for these efforts and help you to develop an action plan when surveys result in citations Upon completion of the hour-long webinar, you will gain a deeper understanding of infection control-related regulatory and survey implications, and you will know what steps to take in order to prepare for increased oversight of your entire infection and control program. Presenters include:Dr. David Gifford, MD, MPH – Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs at the American Health Care Association.Rebecca K. Coffin, JD – Partner with the law firm of Voigt, Rode, Boxeth & CoffinLinda Shubert, MSN, RN – Leads the development of eLearning courses and digital competencies at Healthcare Academy®. Healthcare Academy® is the same organization that offers AHCA/NCAL’s Infection Control Certificate Program. For more information, go to www.AHCAInfectionControl.com, or call (866) 323 4169, or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about AHCA/NCAL Infection Control Certificate Program.