Friday, September 27th, 2019
Responding to Immediate Jeopardy (IJ)
This presentation will go over the survey process and how Immediate Jeopardy (IJ) is arrived at and declared. It will cover the latest updates from CMS as to how IJ is supposed to be considered and the risk areas. It will describe best practices in responding to Immediate Jeopardy, including the appropriate components of a Plan of Correction and Allegation of Compliance and the regulatory underpinnings of what is acceptable. It will also focus on the Quality Assurance (QA) processes to ensure a facility achieves and maintains compliance. Finally, it will go over the appeals process for negative results and the serious considerations that must take place before appealing.
Palatin Health Attorneys