CMS Targeted Probe and Educate was implemented in October 2017. The Medicare Administrator Contractors (MACS) have released their initial findings from the first round of TPE with some familiar themes. Agencies can use this information to prepare for future ADRs.
Communication issues are the most cited reason by agency leaders and staff for poor outcomes, job dissatisfaction and job turnover. Today’s leaders have multiple choices when it comes to communication from email, text messaging, traditional phone calls or even face to face meetings. But if you can’t get the word out, how is an organization supposed to move forward? In this webinar we will look at communication gaps within agencies, strategies for using communication tools effectively and techniques to communicate critical items to your direct reports.
Providing the best level of Wound Care for your patients is an expensive and daunting task. Or is it? To be an expert at Wound Care, you first must master the basics. Pressure injuries can be a painful and debilitating experience for patients, for sure. But this education session provides foundational information for establishing an effective pressure ulcer (injury) prevention program in the home health and hospice setting. Part 3 of a 4-part Series. One hour of Certified Education Credit is offered for nurses.
The Home Health Care industry is set to experience the largest and most expansive overhaul to its payment system with the looming Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM). As our nation’s healthcare system slowly but surely inches towards an outcome- and value-based reimbursement model – Home Health is now squarely in the midst of this seachange. This webinar will help you and your agency understand the scope and scale of this most significant development in Homecare.
Care Managers are becoming their clients’ true partners in health for life, yet many Care Managers today are often asked “what is your value?” or “why do your services cost so much?” In this webinar, we will cover the metrics that quantify the value of care management services and go beyond the feeling of peace of mind.