Download Gary Slack Presentations

At the request of many of our members, we would like to make the slides from the presentation available to TSHE members. Please fill out the form with your TSHE Member ID, and you will be able to download the presentation.

Hospitals being cited for compounding pharmacy issues

ASHE has received a number of reports that hospital compounding pharmacies are increasingly being cited for two easily avoidable conditions. As we get closer to the implementation of USP <800>, expected to become official on December 1, 2019, these issues may be a renewed focus of surveyors: Integral Cove Base. Some compounding pharmacies have seamless flooring with integralContinue reading…

The Rising Cost of Water – Presentation Jan. 2017

As requested, here is a pdf of the slides from the presentation made by Joshua Ince with Eldon Water from the TSHE meeting on January 6, 2017. Thanks again to Joshua and Eldon Water for your presentation! You can find out more at www.eldonwater.com Download “The Rising Cost of Water”

CMS issues additional change to CoPs that could affect HOPDs

CMS issues additional change to CoPs that could affect HOPDs Published: July 05 2016 Subject Matter: Article | Topics: Codes and standards The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is making a correction to its earlier rule, which was published in May and outlined new Conditions of Participation that adopted the 2012 editions ofContinue reading…

Hospitals have until November to prepare for new CMS rule

The Joint Commission says hospitals will have until November to prepare for new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements. CMS will begin surveying health care facilities on its new Conditions of Participation (CoPs) on November 7, 2016, after the CoP effective date of July 5. Beginning November 7, facilities will need to complyContinue reading…