All registrations must be made through the AANAC Website - https://www.aanac.org/Events/Workshops
Pathway Health is pleased to be partners with the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators (AANAC) to offer the most respected MDS credentialing program to long-term care professionals. We invite all professionals involved in the RAI process to consider this important and valuable certification.
Increase your knowledge of clinical assessment and care planning, completion of the MDS, the regulations
surrounding the RAI/MDS process, and managing the PDPM by attending a three-day AANAC Resident
Assessment Coordinator—Certified (RAC-CT®) certification workshop. Having the RAC-CT credential behind
your name shows you are a knowledgeable and capable MDS professional.
RAC-CT certification is the nationally recognized gold-standard in resident assessment in the long-term care
nursing profession. By earning this credential, individuals have shown their expertise in skilled nursing facility
prospective payment system and minimum data set (MDS 3.0) assessment.
This workshop covers the following content:
• MDS Coding for OBRA and PPs, parts 1 and 2
• OBRA Timing and Scheduling
• Care Area Assessments
• Introduction to Medicare Part A
• Care Planning
• Accurately Assessing Functional Status
• Five-Star Rating System
• Quality Measures
• Managing PDPM in the SNF
Your workshop registration includes access to the 10 RAC-CT certification exams. To earn the credential, you
must pass the final exams with a score of 80% or higher. You will have 90 days from the date the exams are
launched before they expire.
The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN*) is accredited by the American Nurses
Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. AAPACN* works in conjunction with the National
Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) to provide nursing home administrators with
continuing education credit for any AANAC workshop attended.
*The American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing (AAPACN) is the parent organization of AANAC.
CONTINUING EDUCATION HOURS
The RAC-CT 3-day workshop is approved for 22.5 CEs.
California Only Statement: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider #16860,
for 22.5 Contact Hours.
AAPACN and the Training Partner are not responsible for any fees incurred due to cancellations or
postponements. Attendee cancellations must be submitted in writing via email to workshops@AAPACN.org.
Registrants who are unable to attend may send a substitute in their place. Cancellations received more than
30 business days prior to the start date of the workshop will receive a full refund. Cancellations received 14-
30 business days prior to the start date of the workshop will receive a full refund, minus a $250 processing
fee paid to Training Partner. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received less than 13 business days
prior to the start date of the workshop except for emergencies or a visit from State Surveyors. No refunds
will be issued for cancellations due to weather if the workshop itself is not cancelled.