RAC-CT Certification Virtual Workshop 8/24/21 AHCA
Includes a Live Event on 08/24/2021 at 9:00 AM (EDT)
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 an AAPACN 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.
Your registration includes three days of online instruction from a Master Teacher covering the ten courses of the RAC-CT program, access to the online materials used during the workshop, and access to the ten certification exams required to earn the credential.
This workshop will be hosted online, through a virtual platform.
- Days: August 24-26
- Time: 7 am - 4 pm (MST), daily
Access additional program and workshop information (including CEs and cancellation policy) here.
Hosted by: AHCA
Sarah Riggin, RN, RAC-MT
Sarah Riggin MDS Consultant
Sarah is an RN that has worked in the long-term care field since 1989. She has experience in the RAI process as an MDSC/Medicare manager, in both the private sector of LTC facilities and in the corporate level as an MDS coordinator, and a nurse consultant. She has provided assistance with management of the RAI process under crisis management teams and teaches the RAI process from first-hand experience. She teaches MDS and Medicare related material throughout the state of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri. She obtained her MDS Certification through AANAC and is a Master Teacher for the RAC-CT certification courses. She was on the founding board of AANAC. She graduated from Ouachita Vocational/ Technical School in 1987 with her LPN degree; furthered her education at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, AR; and graduated with an AAS Degree in Nursing from Excelsior University in New York in 2005. She is currently employed as MDS nurse specialist for a consultant group based out of Fort Smith, AR.