Tuesday Tip: Stay Current on Staff Training

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Tuesday Tip: Hold On To Your Old Records

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Tuesday Tip: Medication Training Continuing Education

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Tuesday Tip: Staff Personnel File

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Tuesday Tip: Emailing California’s Community Care Licensing Division

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Tuesday Tip: Considering Changing Ownership to an LLC or Corporation?

With your hectic schedule, it is sometimes easy to overlook simple compliance issues. Advanced Healthcare Studies’ “Tuesday Tips” will bring you a quick, helpful idea each week that can assist you in your operations related to regulatory compliance. We know that many of you implement outstanding practices in your community, and we welcome your ideas …

Medication Refusal and Physician Notification

It is not uncommon for residents to refuse medication.  Some are “chronic refusers” while others refuse only rarely.  Licensing expects us to notify the physician of every missed medication.  While this is certainly ideal, in the real world it can be challenging.  It is not unheard of for a physician to even become disgruntled with …

Strategies for the New CCL Guidelines

The very first issue of the Adult and Senior Care Update for 2008 from the California Department of Social Services covered many issues. Within this update the Senior Care Program Administration has compiled a list of suggestions for providers to use to maintain and enhance resident care while also preventing citations.

New Continuing Education Topics

Are you registered for one of our recertification courses after May 1?  If so, you are one of the lucky students that will be enjoying our brand new 2008 continuing education courses.  Thousands of students have enjoyed our previous topics, but it is time to transition to our new courses–a transition we are excited about.

How To Avoid Citations & Improve Resident Care

Recently the California Department of Social Services put out a new quarterly Adult and Senior Care update. All of our Advanced Healthcare Studies, LLC update service participants should have already received this update. One topic that was posted in this release was “How to Avoid Citations and Improve Resident Care.”