ASHE 53rd Annual Conference & Technical Exhibition

1424 - CMS and the 2012 Life Safety Code: Plan Your Compliance Strategy

Jul 11, 2016 3:15pm ‐ Jul 11, 2016 4:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00

Description

The 2012 edition of the NFPA 101: Life Safety Code® has been adopted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as part of its Condition of Participation (COPs). This session will introduce attendees to the latest provisions of the code for new construction as well as compliance requirements for existing facilities. The presenters will also discuss the next steps in getting this edition of the Life Safety Code adopted in states and will explain how attendees can help encourage local adoption.


Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the new CMS requirements for several different providers types
  • Distinguish the differences between facility provider types and the applicable sections of the code
  • Plan a compliance strategy for existing hospitals
  • Discuss the differences between the COPs and local regulations that may affect construction projects or operations

Speaker(s):

  • Tim Adams, FASHE, CHFM, CHC, Member Professional Development, Director, Leadership Development, American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)
  • Chad E. Beebe, Deputy Executive Director of Advocacy, American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)

Credits

Credits: None available.

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Richard Foster
7/15/16 11:04 am

The material was very helpful, well done.

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