Health Care Association of New Jersey
The Health Care Association of New Jersey (HCANJ) is a non-profit trade association representing long term care providers who believe that the individuals they serve are entitled to a supportive environment in which professional and compassionate care is delivered.
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Information for Consumers
(8 days ago) Information for Consumers. When you or a loved one are searching for long term care options, it can seem confusing and overwhelming. The member facilities of the Health Care Association of New Jersey offer an array of services for those who require the care of long term care professionals.
Assisted Living Communities Adult Day Health Service
(4 days ago) During emergencies, he serves as the liaison with local, county, and state emergency management agencies, the New Jersey Department of Health, and the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness. Before joining HCANJ, Dave was the Vice President of Food Safety and Environmental Health at a private public health consulting firm.
Performance Improvement (PI) Plan and Template
(8 days ago) The Health Care Association of New Jersey (HCANJ), its executers, administrators, successors, and members hereby disclaim any and all liability for damage of whatever kind resulting from the use, negligent or otherwise, of this Best Practice Guideline herein.
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(3 days ago) the patient health and quality of care. Sep 2010- Aug 2011 Working Hour: 1000 Role- Research Assistant Location- Sanjeevani Heart and Medical Hospital, Ahmedabad, India. Responsibilities- conducted health policy and research to those individuals who exposed to Hepatitis-B virus.
Building on What We Know O
(Just Now) Health Care Update Vol. 21, No. 3 April 2015 Building on What We Know O ur 20-Hour Symposium, held two weeks ago in Atlantic City, was a tremendous success. Not only did HCANJ members, leaders and vendors have a great new venue and event during which to interact
Reportable Events and Investigations
(5 days ago) A health care facility shall immediately report to the appropriate police authorities all criminal acts or potentially criminal acts that occur within a facility and pose a danger to the life or safety of patients or residents, employees, medical staff or members of the public present in the facility Drug diversion shall also be reported to the
Minutes of September 10 meeting
(9 days ago) Resident‐specific provider questions should be emailed to the State Office of Managed Health Care. Do not copy HCANJ on these e‐mails as this could result in a HIPAA violation. o If no resolution occurs, call the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services.
Find a Care Center
(8 days ago) Southgate Health Care Center 449 Pennsville-Auburn Road Carneys Point, NJ 08069 Print | Share Link. Spring Grove Rehab & Healthcare Center 144 Gales Drive New Providence, NJ 07974 Print | Share Link. Spring Hills at Morristown 17 Spring Place Morristown, NJ 07960-4199
(3 days ago) MENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANCE. The Emotional PPE Project – The Emotional PPE Project connects healthcare workers in need with licensed mental health professionals who can help. No cost. No insurance. Just a trained professional to talk to. Template letter to healthcare workers
(7 days ago) Teach patients to document changes in health status e.g. blood pressure, spikes in blood glucose, etc. Medication Reconciliation Have a list of medication typed and readily available. Use laminated cards. Have medications reviewed monthly, removing discontinued
(1 days ago) Virginia Burke, JD, CEO President, Health Care Association of Rhode Island; Survival Strategies in a Future ACO W. Scott Plumb, Senior Vice President, Massachusetts Senior Care Association; HCANJ 63rd Annual State Health Care Convention & EXPO – October 25-27, 2011. Presentation of AHCA President Governor Mark Parkinson
(Just Now) Public Health • Health Care Workforce • Transparency and Program Integrity (fraud and abuse etc.) • Improving Access to Innovative Medical Therapies (biopharmaceutical similars) CLASS Act (disability support) 10/14/2011 removed • Revenue Provisions • Strengthening Quality, Affordable Health …
Institutional Contacts and Links
(8 days ago) State of New Jersey Telephone Contacts. NJ Department of Environmental Protection Action Hotline – 1-877-927-6337. NJ Department of Health. Business hours: (609) 292-7837. Nights and weekends: (609) 392-2020. NJ Department of Mental Health (during business hours) – 1-800-382-6717. NJ Office of Counter-Terrorism – (609) 341-3434.
Department of Health and Senior ServicesNJ Department of
(7 days ago) Department of Health and Senior Services NJ Department of Health 3. For violations of licensure regulations related to patient care or physical plant standards that represent a risk to the health, safety, or welfare of patients or residents of a facility or the general public, $500.00 per violation where such
Fall Management Guideline
(7 days ago) residential health care facilities, adult day health services providers and other professionals for informational and educational purposes only. DEFINITION A fall is defined as an occurrence characterized by the failure to maintain an appropriate lying, sitting or standing position, resulting in an individual's abrupt, undesired relocation to the
Health First Policy & Procedure Format
(9 days ago) The health and wellbeing of our residents and employees is critical. As soon as possible after law enforcement has relinquished Command and Control of the scene, the facility administrator and social worker will develop information strategies to address resident, employee, and family questions related to …
LTC Shots Fired Tabletop Exercise
(1 days ago) Health Care Association of New Jersey is prohibited. 3. At a minimum, the attached materials will be disseminated only on a need-to-know basis and when unattended, will be stored in a locked container or area offering sufficient protection against theft, compromise, inadvertent access, and unauthorized disclosure. 4. Point of Contact (POC):
Residential Health Care Facilities Subacute Nursing Care
(6 days ago) HCANJ has met the lobbying, research and policy needs of long term care providers and has advocated for the people they serve since 1949. HCANJ offers two categories of membership. Our Center Members include nursing, subacute care, assisted living, adult day health care, comprehensive personal care and residential health care centers.
Pain Management Guideline
(6 days ago) Health Care Association of New Jersey 4 AAA Drive, Suite 203, Hamilton, NJ 08691-1803 Tel: 609-890-8700 www.hcanj.org ©2006. Permission granted to copy documents with attribution to the Best Practice Committee of the Health Care Association of New Jersey.
Nursing Home Home Health Care Alternate Family Care
(1 days ago) Medicare is the federal health insurance program for people 65 and older and is administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The Social Security Administration offices handle applications for Medicare and provide general information about the program.
AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program
(1 days ago) At this level, applicants continue to learn and develop effective approaches that help improve performance and health care outcomes. Level 3: Gold Award – Excellence in Quality. At this level, applicants must show superior performance in areas of the criteria including leadership, strategic planning, and customer and staff satisfaction.
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Skilled Nursing Facility
(1 days ago) Health Networks 4. Copy of Current and/or Renewed Malpractice Liability Insurance 5. W-9 Form 6. Current and/or Renewed License from The Division of Consumer Affairs 7. Current Medicaid and/or Medicare Numbers 8. Certificate of Accreditation from one of the following (if applicable): Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP), Commission on
Pain Management Guideline
(9 days ago) The Health Care Association of New Jersey (HCANJ), its executers, administrators, successors, and members hereby disclaim any and all liability for damage of whatever kind resulting from the use, negligent or otherwise, of all Best Practice Guidelines herein.
AHCA/NCAL Education (ahcancalED)
(Just Now) AHCA/NCAL Education (ahcancalED) ahcancalED is a new learning management system from the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) that contains a wealth of information including educational programs, webinars, instructional videos, training courses, and other tools.It is exclusively for members and also includes opportunities to discuss topics, learn
Managed Care Resources
(4 days ago) Contract between the New Jersey Department of Human Services and the Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) New Jersey Office of Managed Health Care (OMHC) Guidance for Complaint Procedure. New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance – Health Care Provider Application to Appeal a Claim. NJDHS MLTSS Feedback Forum Power Point
Infection Prevention and Control Overview of New CMS Rules
(9 days ago) • Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities have health and safety standards that facilities must meet in order to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid Programs. • These standards includes new mandates and language related to Infection Prevention and Control and Antibiotic Stewardship
The Inpatient Psychiatric Setting
(4 days ago) Health-care Proxy Important discussions need to occur regarding advance directive and health-care proxy. Why are these documents important? What is the difference between these documents? Family who are listed as patient contacts are not legal representatives, if …
March 16, 2016 FIVE-STAR RATING SYSTEM & QUALITY …
(2 days ago) STATE HEALTH INSPECTIONS RATING: CUTPOINTS CUT-POINTS: Re-calibrated each month BUT rating for facility is held constant until a change in facility’s survey deficiencies ITEMS THAT COULD CHANGE THE HEALTH INSPECTION SCORE: 1. A New Health Inspection Survey 2. A complaint or SF survey resulting in deficiencies 3. A 2nd, 3rd or 4th Re-visit 4.
AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Recipients
(4 days ago) The AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program provides a pathway for providers of long term and post-acute care services to journey towards performance excellence. The program is based on the core values and criteria of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program. Member centers may apply for three progressive levels of awards: Bronze—Commitment to Quality, Silver—Achievement in Quality, or
Managing the Complex Psychiatric and Mental-health Needs
(5 days ago) Mental-health Needs of Residents in All Health-care Settings Elisabeth Micich Otero, MSN, RN‐BCCC Clinical Educator and Quality Manager Christian Health Care Center Wyckoff, NJ “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” - Garson Kanin. Common Mental Illnesses in Older Adults
Partnering for Post-Actue Care
(1 days ago) health insurance exchanges, •the pending expansion of bundled payment (including post-acute care models), •penalties for readmissions, •other payment reform initiatives You must have a post-acute strategy Advice to Hospitals or suffer significant quality, financial performance, and …