Sep 18, 2020  
2015-2016 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
    
2015-2016 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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LTC 352 - Long-Term Care Laws and Regulations


Acquaints students with the current state of long-term care regulations as well as the dynamics behind them. It specifically addresses the OBRA (Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) regulations, which require major changes in the way in which long-term care is delivered. It requires students to demonstrate familiarity with state and local statutes and regulations.

Prerequisites & Notes
HA 205 or LTC 210

Assignment Overview
  • Assignments: 5 Units
  • Interactivity: Discussion Board
  • Final Assessment: Final Paper


Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to do the following: 

  • Differentiate between the organizational structures within government branches and their respective roles in the formation of Long-Term Care Rules and Regulations. 
  • Appraise and implement a practical Resident Bill of Rights In-Service Plan for all employees and residents. 
  • Differentiate End-of-Life treatment components. 
  • Submit acceptable plans of corrections to Federal and State Long-Term Care Regulatory agencies. 
  • Identify alternatives to nursing home care.


Credits: 3



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