Accreditation and Regulatory Bootcamp: Unit Rounding & Tracers

July 23, 2020

This activity will provide the participants with a foundational understanding of the continuous readiness process from a regulatory / accreditation perspective.  Participants will learn about the history of healthcare regulations / accreditation; regulatory / accreditation sources of truth; managing the continuous readiness process prior to, during and following an external survey visit.   Each session will include perspective from those who have successfully addressed requirements and/or a resource to help the participant in their compliance strategy. There will be facets of this program that address knowledge, competence and performance.

Target Audience

  • Nurses

Learning Objectives

  1. Summarize key steps to successful patient tracers
  2. Verbalize key concepts of focused patient tracers
  3. Verbalize key concepts of inpatient patient tracers
  4. Verbalize key concepts of outpatient patient tracers
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 ANCC
  • 3.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
07/23/2020 - 10:30am CDT
Event ends: 
07/23/2020 - 2:30pm CDT
Live via webinar
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
Planning committee members
Diana Scott, MHA, RN, CPHQ
Associate Vice President, Accreditation Advisory Services
Natalie Webb, MHA, RN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Accreditation Director
David Depukat, PhD, RN
Yale New Haven
Course reviewer
Natalie Webb, MHA, RN, CPHQ (nurse planner)
Accreditation Director
Mitchell Gesinger, MSN, RN, CJCP
Advisor, Accreditation



Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation Statement:


This activity is designated for 3.00 contact hours.


Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 3.00 ANCC
  • 3.00 General CEU – Attendance


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