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AANAC RAC-CT Certification Workshop

10/20/2020  12:30 PM -  10/29/2020  4:30 PM  Virtual

AANAC Resident Assessment Coordinator—Certified (RAC-CT®) Certification Workshop
Workshop Description: Increase your knowledge of clinical assessment and care planning, completion of the MDS, the regulations surrounding the RAI/MDS process, and managing the PDPM by attending a three-day AANAC Resident Assessment Coordinator—Certified (RAC-CT®) certification workshop. Having the RAC-CT credential behind your name shows you are a knowledgeable and capable MDS professional.
RAC-CT certification is the nationally recognized gold-standard in resident assessment in the long-term care nursing profession. By earning this credential, individuals have shown their expertise in skilled nursing facility prospective payment system and minimum data set (MDS 3.0) assessment.

This workshop covers the following content:
• MDS Coding for OBRA and PPs, parts 1 and 2
• OBRA Timing and Scheduling
• Care Area Assessments
• Introduction to Medicare Part A
• Care Planning
• Accurately Assessing Functional Status
• Five-Star Rating System
• Quality Measures
• Managing PDPM in the SNF

Course Completion
Your workshop registration includes access to the 10 RAC-CT certification exams. To earn the credential, you must pass the final exams with a score of 80% or higher. You will have 90 days from the date the exams are launched before they expire.

Accreditation Statement
The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN*) is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. AAPACN* works in conjunction with the National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) to provide nursing home administrators with continuing education credit for any AANAC workshop attended.

*The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN) is the parent organization of AANAC.

Continuing Education Hours
The RAC-CT 3-day workshop is approved for 22.5 CEs.

Course Flyer

Dates and times for virtual training (six days, four hours per day)

Tuesday, October 20
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 21
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 22
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, October 27
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 28
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 29
12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Robin Hillier, CPA, STNA, LNHA, RAC-MT

Virtual Training via GoToMeeting

Registration Fee
To receive the member price, please visit AANAC membership is not a requirement to register for, or attend, this educational activity.

Member Rate: $600*
Non-Member Rate: $800

AANAC Membership + Workshop: $731

*AADNS members are eligible for the same pricing

Late fees: A $135/member, $185/non-member Late Registration Fee will be charged to those who register after October 9, 2020


Cancellation Policy
AAPACN and the Training Partner are not responsible for any fees incurred due to cancellations or
postponements. Attendee cancellations must be submitted in writing via email to [email protected].
Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute in their place. Cancellations received more than 30 business days prior to the start date of the workshop will receive a full refund. Cancellations received 14-30 business days prior to the start date of the workshop will receive a full refund, minus a $250 processing fee paid to Training Partner. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received less than 13 business days prior to the start date of the workshop except for emergencies or a visit from State Surveyors. No refunds will be issued for cancelations due to weather if the workshop itself is not cancelled.