TAG, You're It: The Top Survey TAGs and How Physicians Can Best Help Facilities Comply

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Steven Levenson, MD, CMD; Patricia Tomsko Nay, MD, CMD

This session will identify the top survey TAGs over the past year and effective clinical strategies to address them. It will give practitioners and medical directors details about the specific aspects of care that get facilities cited, with actual examples of such citations. The session will cover the many things that medical practitioners and medical directors can do as part of their everyday activities to improve care and help facilities comply with regulatory requirements. It will focus on the role of clinicians as leaders of the care delivery process applying their knowledge of medicine and geriatrics to help facilities provide and demonstrate good quality care. Many specific examples will be provided, based on actual cases.

1.5 Management