Joint Provider Surveyor Training-QAPI

The Joint Provider Surveyor Training is upon us again.  The topic for this year is QAPI, and there will be two different locations.

Our two speakers this year are outstanding.  They are nationally trained in the survey process.  These are the people that train the surveyors that come to your buildings.


Lisa Tripp is an Assistant Professor at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, Atlanta Georgia. She teaches Health Care Law, Torts and Remedies. Professor Tripp practiced health care law and commercial litigation prior to joining the faculty of Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School in 2006. As an attorney for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Professor Tripp focused primarily on long term care enforcement. She litigated many cases involving physical and sexual abuse, elopements, falls, neglect and substandard quality of care. Professor Tripp currently serves as the Vice Chair of the Leadership Council of The National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care. She has served on health quality measurement committees and panels for the National Quality Forum and the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC). Professor Tripp received her law degree, with honors, from George Washington University Law School, in Washington, D.C.

Rick Harris is a retired United States Navy Service Member.  Rick Graduated from the University of New Hampshire Summa Cum Laude.  After that he graduated from The University of Pennsylvania Law School, obtaining a J.D. He began his career as a staff attorney with the Legal Services Corporation of Alabama.  He has worked a long and various career in the field of law.  He is an expert in many fields ranging from Leadership and Management, to general law council. 


  • Identifying Systemic Problems Resulting in Serious Deficiencies
    • Focus on how systemic problems are often at the root of serious deficiencies and how to spot them
  • Facilities' Regulatory Liability for Employee Errors
    • Explains when and why facilities are liable; the scope of employment rule

Price: $75 before February 4th

          $100 after February 4th


February 18, 2014- Topeka- Register Online

February 19, 2014- Wichita- Register Online