Nursing Home Podcast Series for Front Line Clinicians and Staff

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

On Thursday, November 19, 2020, CMS released the first episode in a series of short podcasts for frontline nursing home staff “CMS Beyond the Policy”.

This first episode is titled “Nursing Home Series for Front Line Clinicians and Staff.” Dr. Shari Ling, Deputy Chief Medical Office for The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and geriatrician is joined by David Wright, Director of the Quality Safety & Oversight Group to discuss training and infection control practices in nursing homes to help combat the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).  The podcast is 5:12 minutes in length.  There’s also a transcript of the podcase available on this webpage as well.