Webinar

Clinical Documentation - Hospice Nursing

1/25/2018 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Eastern Standard Time

Presenter: Diane Link, RN, MHA Senior Clinical Consultant, BlackTree Healthcare Consulting

Healthcare organizations are doing everything they can to provide better care for their patients.  Improving outcomes while decreasing costs – AND maintaining compliance with physicians’ orders and payer regulations is NOT an easy goal to achieve.  An important first step is ensuring that clinicians are documenting to meet the Conditions of Participation and billing requirements. 

This Defensible Clinical Documentation series will educate each clinical discipline on how they can improve their documentation skills, maintain compliance, and provide better patient care!  This session is focused on Hospice Nurses.

 

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When: 1/25/2018

Time: 2:00 PM EST

Duration: 01:15:00 minutes

Cost: $99.00 per person

Continuing Education This course is approved for 1 contact hour(s) of Continuing Education for: Nursing

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Description

*This education session is approved for one (1) contact hour of Continuing Education for Nursing 

Healthcare organizations are doing everything they can to provide better care for their patients. Improving outcomes while decreasing costs – AND maintaining compliance with physicians’ orders and payer regulations is NOT an easy goal to achieve. An important first step is ensuring that clinicians are documenting to meet the Conditions of Participation and billing requirements. This Defensible Clinical Documentation series will educate each clinical discipline on how they can improve their documentation skills, maintain compliance, and provide better patient care! 

Education Overview

Diane Link of BlackTree Healthcare Consulting will be presenting the second nursing documentation webinar. This session will focus on Hospice Nurses and the required documentation including tips for clinicians that will focus on documentation specific to hospice including documenting towards local coverage determination, using assessment tools in documentation and including HIS follow up documentation. Included will be tips for documentation that will support the care provided and be defensible to surveys and audit. 

. Learning objectives for this webinar are: 

  • Understand the documentation requirements required for Medicare CoPs and LCD.
  • Identify ways to document hospice eligibility throughout the benefit period
  • Identify methods for continual chart review and in bed documentation in your QAPI plan

Educational Materials to be provided with this education:

  • Copy of the Power Point presentation
  • Documentation Tip Sheet 
*Curaport, LLC is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  All states accept this certification for their licensure requirements.  No refund shall be given, except for any change in date or time or the webinar.  In such case, a full refund shall be given to the registrant upon their request.

About the Educator – Diane Link, RN, MHA 

Diane has been a RN for over 25 years. She currently lives in Gettysburg PA and is a Senior Clinical Consultant for home health and hospice with BlackTree Healthcare Consulting. Diane has a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Mount Saint Mary’s University in Maryland and maintains her RN license in Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has a Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma. 

Diane is president of the board for the Maryland National Capital Home Care Association. She has received awards from the MNCHA over the years for her leadership and health care policy advocacy. Diane has published the Emergency Preparedness Manual for Home Care Providers in Maryland.

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