Newswise — CHICAGO (January 25, 2018): The Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN) is hosting an educational course, the IMPACT Course: Evidence-Based Solutions to Improve Outcomes, in Tampa next month, to keep all front-line leaders in healthcare informed of ongoing CMS Healthcare Reform across all Post-Acute Care (PAC) settings. Course attendees will receive 10.25 contact hours upon completion and successful evaluation.

DATES: Friday, February 16, 1-6pm – Saturday, February 17, 8:30am-6pm

LOCATION: Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore, 2225 N Lois Ave, Tampa, FL 813.877.6688

AUDIENCE: Nurse Managers, Supervisors, PPS and MDS Coordinators, Clinical Nurse Educators, Patient Care Techs, Quality Compliance Officers, and Directors


  • Collaborate and share best practices with colleagues to improve key quality measures
  • Discuss reporting changes and requirements in Post-Acute Care (PAC) settings
  • Learn about the new care tool and how it will be used
  • Discuss case studies with your peers in small groups
  • Stay competitive so patients choose your facility for care!

COST: Varies, based on date of registration and membership. For details, go to ARN’s IMPACT Course webpage.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations require all Post-Acute Care (PAC) settings to assess and document specific quality measures for each patient. When you attend this course, you will learn how to strategically address these quality indicators and implement evidence-based interventions to improve your patient outcomes.



Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN)

ARN is a professional healthcare association dedicated to promoting and advancing professional rehabilitation nursing practice through education, advocacy, collaboration, and research to enhance the quality of life for those affected by disability and chronic illness. For more information about ARN, please visit or call 800.229.7530.