Heart Failure v3 Accreditation Workshops

ACC Accreditation Services offers educational workshops to help customers navigate the Heart Failure Accreditation process. Facility representatives learn by participating in an interactive classroom-style presentation. Attendees will meet several members of the ACC accreditation review team and learn from the challenges and successes that other facilities have experienced as they go through the accreditation process.

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Heart Failure v3
October 22, 2017
8am - 5:30pm Red Rock Resort
Las Vegas, NV
Heart Failure v3
December 12 - 13, 2017
Day One: 9am - 5pm
Day Two: 9am - 12pm
ACC Accreditation Services Offices
Dublin, OH

Heart Failure v3 Accreditation Course Outline

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how to apply for accreditation, access online documents, and complete the application process
  • Examine the seven key areas in which a facility must demonstrate expertise and validate completion of all mandatory items
  • Learn about the pathophysiology, assessment, treatment, management, and current guideline recommendations
  • Understand the incidence, prevalence, and costs of heart failure
  • Explore how HF Accreditation can impact your Value-based Purchasing score
  • Gain an understanding of the science of process improvement as a continuous learning and building strategy leading to improved patient care and outcomes for heart failure patients
  • Reviewers will share best practices, processes, and procedures related to the care of HF patients
  • Learn how to enter data into the Accreditation Conformance Database (ACD), understand the data, analyze the data, and turn your data into actionable results

Other Topics Covered

  • How having a HF Specialist on staff can increase revenue
  • How HF patients have better outcomes when treated by a HF Specialist
  • How HF Accreditation globally impacts a reduction in mortality
  • Establishing interdisciplinary, team-based care to reduce risk factors and stop variations in care
  • How to prevent CMS penalties and increase total reimbursement using the HF payment model
  • How value-driven care and proper transitions of care help increase reimbursement, decrease risk for remissions and length-of-stay and increase the quality of life
  • Implementing standardized guideline driven medical therapy

Transportation and Hotel

Dublin Workshops

We suggest the following hotels for those attending workshops that are scheduled at our offices in Dublin, Ohio.

Embassy Suites
Columbus - Dublin

5100 Upper Metro Pl
Dublin, OH 43017
(614) 790-9000

Crowne Plaza
Columbus - Dublin

600 Metro Pl N 
Dublin, OH 43017
(614) 764-2200

Hilton Garden Inn

500 Metro Place North
Dublin, OH 43017


Columbus International Airport is located approximately 20 minutes away from Dublin, Ohio. Previous workshop attendees have told us they prefer to use Dublin Taxi: 614-222-2222 for ground transportation.