Resources for Nursing Home Social Workers

Recordings of Past Webinars

TITLE&DESCRIPTION SPEAKERS PPT/HANDOUT WEBINAR CONTACT  OTHER DOC

CMS DATA 

(Survey and Certification Public Use Data)

Ed Mortimore CMS Data links webinar  

Facility based quality measures for “re-hospitalizations after a nursing home admission” and “residents who were successfully discharged to the community short stay”

CMS nursing home payroll derived staffing data, implemented in April 2018

New data sources are being used by state surveyors and on NH Compare to evaluate 2016 Medicare and Medicaid Programs Reform Long-Term Care Requirements quality of life, care, and services requirements.

Proposed Federal Rule Changes to Requirements for LTC Facilities: Submitting Comments

Joan Zlotnik

two-slides-per-page of PPT

webinar
 

NA

review proposed rule changes published in the Federal Register on 07/16/15

1-page list of ten proposed changes of particular interest to social workers

28 page table, sumarizing the key proposed changes that affect resident quality to life and pertain to social work( see note1 )

Supervising Social Work Field Students

Cathy Tompkins

Bob Connolly

Lynda Sowbel

Cathy Tompkins and Bob Connolly's hand-out

Lynda Sowbel's hand-out

webinar

NA

NA

The POLIST Paradigm in Nursing Homes : "Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment"

Jane Dohrmann

Nicole Peterson

Mercedes Bern-Klug

ppt presentation handout

webinar

NA

NA

Substance Abuse

Lori Nisson

PPT handout

webinar

NA

Screening Tool

Communicating with Families: Addressing Perceptions, Managing Risk & Documenting Outcomes

Paige Hector

Tra Beicher

NA

NA

NA

NA

Family Conflict in the Nursing Home Setting

Betty Kramer

Deidre Downes

PPT handout

webinar

NA

case study

Guardianship 101 : What every nursing home social worker needs to know

Erica Wood

PPT 1

PPT 2

webinar

NA

NA

Variations in Social Service Staffing and Nursing Home Quality Implications Amy Roberts

Single Page Slide

6s/page

webinar NA NA
Dream Foundation : Making End-Of-Life Dreams Come True for Adults Kristy Raihn PPT NA website |
call 888-4DREAMS or 888-437-3267
NA

Interdisciplinary Teamwork in Nursing Homes

Nancy Wilson

Gabrielle Langley

handout

audio recording

NA

NA

Participating in Independent or Collaborative Research Projects

Sheryl Zimmerman

Elsie Norton

Kim Broucksou

handout

webinar

NA

NA

Grievances: Accepting and Managing Complaints in Nursing Homes

Paige Hector

NA

NA

NA

NA

Understanding Stages of Dementia: Early Through Advanced Dementia: Roles for Social Work with Person and Family Trasitions:

Lisa Gwyther

Ann Wyatt

handout

webinar

NA

dementia resource list

Nonpharmacological Approaches to Managing Problem Behaviors

Robin Bonifas

Lori Nisson Waldberg

handout

recording

NA

NA

Ethical Decision-Making in the End-of-Life Context

Lilly Allen

Sherry Saturno

handout

NA due to poor sound quality

NA

NA

Oral Health 101 for Nursing Home Social Workers

Ronald Ettinger

handout

NA

NA

NA

Assisting with End-of-Life Planning

Jean Munn

Jeannine Wilson

handout

webinar

NA

POLST page 1

POLST page 2

How Social Workers Can Improve Communication with Physicians

Wendy Lustbader

NA

NA

NA

resources

Person-Centered-Care: What Happens When Choice Involves Risk? 

Molly Ress Gavin

Christa Hojlo

handout

NA

NA

NA

Advocating With and For Residents: Greater Choice, Quality of Life, and Quality of Care

Becky Kurtz

Dianne Brookins

Janice Frey

handout

recording

NA

NA

Urinary Incontinence 101 for Nursing Home Social Workers

Janet Specht

Sarah Varney

handout

recording

NA

Diary Form

Ideas for SW based on NASW guidelines

Coordinated Care Transitions Programs ( CCTPs ) and ACOs and Dual Eligible Initiatives

June Simmons

handout, 2 sld / pg

handout, 6 sld / pg

recording

NA

NA

Liaison to Family Members, Including Coordination of Care-Plan Meetings

Elise Beaulieu

Deb Beringer

handout

recording

NA

case study

Psychosocial Interventions that Aim to Comfort Persons with Dementia

Deirdre Downes

Tena Alonzo

handout

recording

NA

case study

QAPI - Are the Interventions Working? Performance Improvement Process and Measures

Rosalie Kane 

handout

recording

NA

case study

QAPI at a glance

Crisis Intervention: The SW Role in Managing Crisis in the Nursing Home and with Emergency Department Referrals

Gabrielle Langley

Liza Ronda

handout

recording

NA

NA

The Affordable Care Act and Nursing Homes-registration

Victoria Rizzo

handout

NA

NA

NA

Case Management Services to Facilitate Coordination and Community of Care

C. Byron Cordes

Janis Lasser

NA

NA

NA

case study

Screening Tooles : GDS CLOX IADL SLUMS Recording

Psychosocial Documentation: Guidelines and Case Examples to Improve SW Care and Risk Management

Paige Hector

Debbie Lane

NA

NA

NA

NA

Transitions of Care - The Bridge Model: Social Work Developed and Delivered

Debra Markovitz

Ilana Shure

handout

recording

NA

NA

Discharge Planning & Follow-up with Residents, Family, Team and Community

Elise Beaulieu

NA

recording

NA

NA

QIS( Quality Indicatpr Survey ) : Important Tools to Enhance Nursing Home Care Planning and Survey Results: Using Critical Elements of Care Developed for the QIS Process

Cindy Mason

NA 

webinar

NA

NA

Mental Health Services: Provision or Referral? 

Dr. Pat Gleason-Wynn

NA

webinar

NA

NA

Steady Today: Ready Tomorrow - How Everyday Practices Affect Teamwork in an Emergency

Barbara Frank

Deirdre Downes

NA

webinar

NA

NA

Psychosocial Assessment, a Basis for Interdisciplinary Care Planning and Interventions

Paige Hector

Deb Lane

NA

NA

NA

NA

Behavioral Care Planning for Psychotropic Medications( How to be compliant with medication regulations )

Robin Bonifas

NA

webinar

NA

NA

Depression and the Role of Social Work in a QI SNF Prevention Program

Scott Crespy

Kimberly Van Haitsma

Marilyn Frazier

NA

webinar

NA

NA

PHQ-9( part 1 ): Depression Recognition and Assessment in Older Adults: Screening for Depression Using the PHQ-9, Assessing Suicide Risk

Patrick Raue

Angela Ghesquiere

NA

NA

NA

NA

PHQ-9( part 2 ): Role of the Nursing Home Social Worker in Depression Care Management

Paige Hector

Robert P. Cornnolly

NA

NA

NA

NA

Defining the Social Work Role in Nursing Homes

Deirdre Downes

Paige Hector

NA

webinar

NA

NA

* Note 1 : This table indicates which section in the Code of Federalregistration and/or which page in the Federal Register the item can be found.  DO  include the citation in your comment, so the CMS staff person who reads your comment knows what you are referrring to.