Dynamic DON Series - Session 4: QAPI for the DON

This session will discuss the components of Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) and the DON’s role and responsibilities for QAPI.



Dynamic DON Webinar Series - Session 4: QAPI for the DON

March 30, 2023 

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. CT





This 6-week webinar series runs March – April 2023 and focuses on skill building for serving effectively as the Director of Nursing with an emphasis on effective leadership and staff engagement, nursing operations and systems of care for common conditions treated in the LTC setting. Guidance will include strategies for avoiding common deficiencies, staff training/competency, performance improvement and QA activities targeting QM areas, fundamentals of SNF/LTC reimbursement and oversight of MDS performance and promoting 5-star quality. This session will discuss the components of Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) and the DON’s role and responsibilities for QAPI.

Objectives: At the completion of the training, the participant will be able to: 

  1. Understand the components of a QAPI program
  2. Describe methods that can be used in performance improvement efforts
  3. Describe the DON’s roles and responsibilities related to QAPI program implementation
  4. Understand how QAPI activities can be used to improve quality metrics

Audience: This program is appropriate for nurse leaders including new or experienced DONs, ADONS, charge nurses, unit managers, staff interested in serving in a permanent or interim DON role, administrators, and corporate staff.

Facilitator: Janine Lehman, RN, RAC-CT, CLNC 

Format: Registrants will receive a link from Proactive Medical Review to access the webinar via GoTo Webinar. An internet connection is required. You may participate from any computer and most mobile devices that have internet access. If you need technical assistance, please call 402-435-3551 or email [email protected].

Registration Fee (continuing education credit included):
Members $55       
Non-Member $110      


Registration: This is a 6-part webinar series. Participants can register for individual sessions, or the full series. To receive webinar recordings, you must register for the full series.

CE Credit: 1 hour of continuing education is available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.

Handouts: Handouts will be available online. Registrants will receive a link to handouts prior to the program. Be sure to include your email address on the registration form.

Evaluations: Please provide feedback on the course by completing the evaluation. A link to the online evaluation will be emailed to registrants.

Cancellation Policy: Substitution, cancellation, and refund policies can be found at this link.

3/30/2023 1:30 PM
Central Daylight Time