Training Unit

Susanne Thomas – Manager

The primary function for the Staff Training and Development Division for the Office of Licensure and Certification (OLC) is to provide training opportunities to both OLC staff and the provider community.  Educational opportunities might include such areas as instruction in interpreting and applying Federal and/or State regulation, revisions to various regulations, and/or changes in the survey process. The training is provided through written newsletters, face to face activities and webinars.

MDS 3 UPDATES BECOME EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2012

CMS MDS 3.0 main webpage:

https://www.cms.gov/NursingHomeQualityInits/01_Overview.asp

MDS 3 training webinars:

Chap 1-2 | Chap 3 | Section Q | Chap 4-6 | Updates from the CMS 2012 RAI Coordinators

For further information regarding the MDS or these webinars, please contact Priscilla Bullard at: priscilla.bullard@vdh.virginia.gov