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Nursing 212 GERO EXAM 1 REVIEW HIGHLIGHTED MOMEMNTS 2020

Nursing 212 GERO EXAM 1 REVIEW HIGHLIGHTED MOMEMNTS 2020 Chapter 3, 4, 27 The Joint Commission (TJC) • Standards established and used by TJC to review healthcare facilities • considered the industry standard • JOINT COMMISSION** – COVERS HOSPITALS Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) • Medicarepays onlyskilled care: • nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy—for Medicare-insured persons in long-term care facilities • Medicaidpays for both intermediate and skilled care for indigent persons Older Americans Act (OAA) increase states’ responsibilities for maintaining an effective long-term care ombudsman program Categories of Elder Abuse • Domestic elder abuse - maltreatment by someone who has a special relationship with the older adult, such as a family member or caregiver • Institutional elder abuse - in residential institutions such as nursing facilities, paid caregiver • Self-neglect or self-abuse 7 Types of Elder Abuse***** 1. Physical abuse 2. Sexual abuse 3. Emotional abuse 4. Financial / material exploitation 5. Self-neglect 6. Neglect 7. Abandonment • Must report to the State. s/s abuse - bruises, weight loss, unkept appearance, malnutrition OBRA - Nursing FacilityReform nursing facility reform is to protect and promote the rights of residents to enhance quality of life OBRA’s 3 Major Parts • Provision of service requirements • Quality of care**** • Resident rights**** • Unnecessary drug use and chemical or physical restraints • Urinary incontinence • Facility survey and certification • Standard annual survey to review the quality of care • If care is substandard, facility may be given extended survey • Enforcement ****mechanisms and sanctions • The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)****and the states may apply sanctions or penalties for failure to meet requirements and standards IDPH?? – Illinois department of public health – nursing homes

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