Surveys Are Back: Hot Topics You Need to Know About

Presenter: Carolyn St.Charles, RN, BSN, MBA – Chief Clinical Officer, HTS3
Date & Time: January 07, 2022 at 12pm CT


Surveyors are on the road again and conducting onsite surveys. Infection Control, of course, remains key.  This webinar will also review the following major focus areas of surveys:

  • Advance Directives
  • Environment of care and life safety
  • Evidence-based care
  • Human resources
  • Medical staff credentialing and privileging
  • Medication management
  • Nursing care plans
  • Patient notices at admission and discharge
  • Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI)
  • Restraints
  • Sedation


Upon completion of the webinar, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify at least three survey focus areas
  2. Identify at least one way to maintain continuous survey readiness