Reporting And Data

Nursing staff must be adequately trained and oriented, aware of CAH nursing policies and procedures, supervised, and that their clinical activities are evaluated.

In-service training for nurse aides working at a long-term care facility must include dementia management training and resident abuse prevention training; address areas of weakness as determined in the performance reviews; and address care of the cognitively impaired as appropriate.

A person who is enrolled in a training program required for certification as a nursing assistant or awaiting the results of a certification examination.

Continuing education specifically related to dementia for persons employed by a facility which provides care to persons with any form of dementia. 

Although many of these requirements apply to individual medical professionals and other types of hospitals and health care facilities, the information is presented solely to support Critical Access Hospitals. The reporting requirements and legal mandates on this site are not an exhaustive list and Nevada Rural Hospital Partners, Inc. bears no responsibility or liability for any hospitals' or providers' failure to comply with Federal or State laws or regulations.