Infection Control: Maintaining Regulatory Compliance through Excellent Clinical and Administrative Practice
Presents the current regulatory requirements for infection control for home health and hospice agencies.
TAHC&H CONFERENCE RECORDING: This program was presented on 11/12/2019 at the Texas Association of Home Care & Hospice
Administrator Program Conference in Houston. It is one of 20 presentations captured and produced for online access. Subscribers receive 24/7 on-demand
access from both home and office during the subscription period shown at the bottom of this page.
- Presentation Date: November 12, 2019
- TAHC&H Event: TAHC&H Administrator Program | Houston
- TX HCSSA Administrator/Alternate Continuing Education
- Continuing Education for Nurses
- 1.0 Contact Hr(s)
- This program awards CNE until 11.12.2021
CE Approval Statements:
· This program meets continuing education requirements
for Administrators and Alternates under Texas HCSSA licensing regulations.
· Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by Louisiana State Nurses
an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002151
HCSSA Topic(s) Addressed:
- §558.259[d]agency responsibilities
- §558.259[d]infection control
- §558.260[a]basic principles of management in a licensed health-related setting
Program Description: This presentation discusses the current regulatory requirements for infection control for home health and hospice agencies,
as well as practical implementation of the regulations within your agency. The presenter offers tips and tools for you to use as you tackle the ongoing challenge of
educating staff, patients and caregivers about this ever-important requirement.
Program Learning Outcome: Participants will actively engage in the discussion and indicate an
intent to change or enhance their practice by incorporating best practices of infection prevention from the state and federal requirements
into their current clinical practice to contribute to optimal patient outcomes.
TAHC&H Faculty/Presenters: Colleen Bryan, RN, JCC Consulting
About the Presenters:
Colleen Bryan has worked in the home care industry since 1996, holding various
positions in both home health & hospice agencies including field nurse, case manager, educator, QA manager, DON and Administrator. Colleen is
currently a senior consultant and lead educator with JCC Consulting, and services home health and hospice agencies in Texas.
Colleen enjoys helping agency leaders navigate the constant changes and challenges in the current home health and hospice industries.
She enjoys assisting in the incorporation of meaningful and impactful changes into their agency’s operations – both administrative and clinical, in order to
provide high quality care that is both sustainable while maintaining regulatory requirements and promoting excellent patient care.
 Infection Control: Maintaining Regulatory Compliance through Excellent Clinical and Administrative Practice