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Session 23 | Work Hard and Smart to Manage Advance Directives in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Session Summary

The best way to lower advance directive citations is to work hard and smart. This session will discuss considerations and facts to lower citations related to DNRs and advance directives and will focus on nurses, both newly-hired and agency, having accurate and adequate training on policies and procedures. This session will also analyze the causes of the rise in IJ citations related to advance directives.