QI Collaborative for COVID-19 Prevention & Control in Middle TN Nursing Homes,
2020-2022 Resource Library
Vanderbilt University Medical Center has received a two-year, $1.2 million award from the Tennessee Department of Health and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (GR#34305-26521). Dr. Sunil Kripalani, MD, MSc, professor of Medicine in the Section of Hospital Medicine and Director of the Center for Health Services Research and Center for Clinical Quality and Implementation Research at VUMC, is the Project Lead. The VUMC-led Quality Improvement Collaborative for COVID-19 Prevention and Control in Middle Tennessee Nursing Homes has compiled a list of recommended resources for nursing home quality improvement efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Questions? Contact our Program Coordinator, Isaac Schlotterbeck, at Isaac.firstname.lastname@example.org .
CMS Guide to Improving Nursing Home Employee Satisfaction (short- and long-term interventions on pgs. 47-57)
Dr. Jim Jackson, PsyD, Staff Mental Health and Stress during COVID-19 – 2/15/2022 (Youtube)
Federal Data + Guidance
AHRQ Auditing Strategies to Improve Infection Prevention Processes in Nursing Homes – PPE & hand hygiene