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Changes to the Emergency Preparedness Requirements
August 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Is your healthcare facility prepared to meet the new CMS Emergency Preparedness requirements by the November 15, 2017, compliance date? During this educational webinar, learn about the new CMS requirements and how they apply to all healthcare facilities certified to receive Medicare & Medicaid reimbursements. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.
Presenter: Brad Keyes, Keyes Lifes Safety
Brad Keyes, CHSP, is the owner of KEYES Life Safety Compliance, and his expertise is in the management of the Life Safety Program, including the Environment of Care and Emergency Management programs.
Keyes has also authored a variety of articles in numerous publications addressing features of life safety and fire protection, as well as white papers and articles on the Building Maintenance Program. Keyes is currently the senior editor of the monthly HCPro newsletter Healthcare Life Safety Compliance and is certified as a Healthcare Safety Professional by the Board of Certified Healthcare Safety Management.
Keyes has worked as a consultant to the healthcare industry for more than 5 years, and in the facilities management side of healthcare for more than 30 years, most recently as a safety officer at a large Midwest hospital. He also was one of the original Life Safety Code® specialist surveyors for The Joint Commission and has more than three years of experience in hospital accreditation surveys. He currently is an advisor on all issues of Life Safety to the American Osteopathic Association, Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).