CMS Hospital Surgery, Anesthesia and PACU Standards
This session will review the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Conditions of Participation (CoP) standards for surgery, anesthesia and post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) guidelines.It will examine CMS memos that discuss medication management, IV and safe opioid use. The current interpretive guidelines regarding pre- and post-anesthesia evaluations and anesthesia services, including documentation requirements, will be discussed. The session will also identify the types of deficiencies hospitals receive in the areas of informed consent, history and physicals, safe injection practices, compounding and beyond-use dates. To register online, you will need to log-in first (to obtain log-in information, contact MHA at
5/23/2019 - 5/23/2019
Web Conference

Not specified
Add a CD copy of the audio for the web conference to your registration. CDs will be mailed approximately 2-4 weeks following the web conference.

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