Volume XXXI, Number 3
March 2016

Register Now for the 2016 Nursing Facility DON Training Academy

Do you want to improve the quality of care for your residents? How about making sure you know and understand DADS nursing home regulatory requirements? Then register today for a 3-day How to be a Successful Director of Nursing in a Texas Nursing Facility DON Academy session near you.

The academy is free and continuing education hours will be provided. Sessions run from April through June 2016. It is sponsored by DADS, the Texas Health Care Association and the TMF Quality Innovation Network – Quality Improvement Organization, in collaboration with nursing home DONs.

The registration site includes training prerequisites as well as training dates and locations.

Each 3-day course is open to nursing home:

  • Directors Of Nursing
  • Assistant Directors Of Nursing
  • Corporate nurses
  • Licensed nursing facility administrators
  • Nurses who could become Directors Of Nursing

Email questions HERE.

President’s Report


 Legislative Update


 Commitment to Care

  • Register Now for the 2016 Nursing Facility DON Training Academy

If you have any questions about the THCA Commitment to Care Initiative or would like to share your facilities successes please contact Gloria Bean-Williams by email or call (512) 458-1257.


State / THCA News


National / AHCA News


Announcements & Recognition

2016 THCA Membership Directory and Resource Guide COMING SOON!

Hard copies scheduled to be mailed out later this month, with a digital copy to be posted on our website mid-April!

 Visit, Like and Follow THCA….

Are you familiar with THCA’s Website, Facebook Page & Twitter Account? We utilize these portals to provide information & tools for long term care providers / caregivers, family members, LTC advocates, and to share the wonderful events, celebrations, etc. that take place in Texas Nursing, Rehabilitation & Assisted Living facilities!

Visit our Website, “Like” our Facebook page and “Follow” us on Twitter! And please encourage your staff to as well!

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