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Sep. 11-13, 2019: AANAC RAC-CT Certification Workshop - 3-Day (Hackettstown, NJ)

Harmony Healthcare International, Inc. (HHI)

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Friday, September 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Sep. 11-13, 2019: AANAC RAC-CT Certification Workshop...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
AANAC Member Aug 28, 2019 $575.00 $0.00
AANAC Non-Member Aug 28, 2019 $775.00 $0.00
Late Registration - AANAC Member Not Started $710.00 $0.00
Late Registration - AANAC Non-Member Not Started $960.00 $0.00

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Harmony Healthcare International (HHI)

AANAC Training Partner

Resident Assessment Coordinator

RAC-CT® - Certified 3-day Workshop including PDPM!

Increase your knowledge of clinical assessment and care planning, completion of the MDS, and the regulations surrounding the RAI/MDS process by attending the three-day AANAC Resident Assessment Coordinator—Certified (RAC-CT®) certification workshop, which includes Patient-Driven Payment Model curriculum. Having the RAC-CT credential behind your name shows that you are a knowledgeable and capable MDS professional.

This certification is the most widely-recognized and respected MDS 3.0 certification available in the long-term care profession, as well as the mark of nurses who understand more than a paper form—they understand resident assessment.

The workshop will increase your knowledge and skills required to perform accurate assessments using the RAI manual.


3-Day Workshop Information

Registration & Breakfast:  7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. 

Program Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Handouts are provided
  • Continental Breakfast and Lunch is provided

Upon completion of the 3-Day workshop, access the RAC-CT certification exams in the online AANAC Classroom (Link sent via email). Take the exams on your own pace within 90 days of opening.


This workshop covers the following content from the RAC-CT curriculum:

  • Managing the Patient-Driven Payment Model in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist: Understand the six different payment components, and much more.
  • Accurately Assessing Functional Status and the MDS 3.0: Understand the survey process as it relates to assessment or functional status
  • Care Area Assessments: Identify the 20 care areas, documentation, requirements, and timing for completion
  • Care Planning: Improve your critical thinking skills and understanding of interim and “I Format” care plans so your residents have every opportunity to thrive while doing what they love in a way that works for them
  • Five-Star Quality Rating System: Understand how the annual licensing and certification survey impacts your facilities Five-Star Quality Rating System
  • Medicare Part A: Navigate your facility through government audits by helping other teammates capture the right assessment information and knowing what MDS documentation auditors will ask for when they arrive
  • MDS 3.0 Coding for OBRA and PPS Parts 1 and 2: Learn how to accurately code the MDS 3.0
  • OBRA Timing and Scheduling: Understand the requirements for scheduling and Timing OBRA-required assessments and how to appropriately use the discharge assessment as well as identifying the criteria for completing the Significant Change in Status Assessment
  • Quality Measures: Understand the components of each Quality Measure score calculation and the facility processes necessary to achieve good scores
  • Resource Utilizations Group IV: Will be available as a PDF only through September 2019; no exam.
  • PPS Timing and Scheduling: Will be available as a PDF only through September 2019; no exam.

Course Completion 

You have one year from the date of registration to complete and pass all 10 exams before they expire.

Continuing Education Hours 22.5 CEs

The RAC-CT 3-day workshop is approved for 22.5 CEs.

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 to AANAC.

Registration Fees

AANAC RAC-CT® Workshop - Register early to avoid late fees! 

Member Rate: $575* 

  • Late Member:  $710.00 effective August 29

Non-Member Rate: $775

  • Late Non-Member:  $960.00 effective August 29

*Membership Status will be verified.  AANAC membership is not a requirement to register for, or attend, this educational activity | 1.800.768.1880 Membership questions.   

Cancellation Policy
AANAC and/or the training partner are not responsible for any fees incurred due to cancellations or postponements. Attendee cancellations must be
submitted in writing to the AANAC office via email to All cancellations received seven business days prior to the start date of
the workshop will be refunded in full, minus a $50 processing fee. Refunds for cancellations received fewer than seven days prior to the start date of the
workshop will not be issued, with the exception of State Survey. Registration fees cannot be transferred to another AANAC program.

Accommodations: Need hotel recommendations, or have further questions?

Harmony Healthcare International (HHI) is here to help you.  Please call 800.530.4413, Education and Training Department.


Harmony Healthcare International (HHI)

430 Boston Street, Suite 104

Topsfield, MA  01983

Tel:  978-887-8919   Fax:  978-887-3738


Have questions about Sep. 11-13, 2019: AANAC RAC-CT Certification Workshop - 3-Day (Hackettstown, NJ)? Contact Harmony Healthcare International, Inc. (HHI)

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Heath Village
430 Schooley Mountain Road
Hackettstown, NJ 07840

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Friday, September 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

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