Webinar

Winning the War on Wounds

7/20/2017 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Eastern Standard Time

Presenter(s): Katherine Piette and Myra Varnado, Corstrata

 

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

 

Home health and Hospice providers are in a constant battle with wounds.  Trying not to lose on the financial front, but at the same time striving for victory on the quality front. The battlefield is filled with landmines:  Regulatory (OASIS C2), Compliance, and Legislative (IMPACT ACT, CMS Stars).  Providers are also faced with a constant barrage of new wound supplies and treatment modalities. This session will arm you with a battle plan for reinforcing your wound management program with strategies such as deploying technology and evidence based protocols to ensure your agency wins the war.

 

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When: 7/20/2017

Time: 2:00 PM EST

Duration: 01:15:00 minutes

Cost: $49.00 per person

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Description

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

Home health and Hospice providers are in a constant battle with wounds. Trying not to lose on the financial front, but at the same time striving for victory on the quality front. The battlefield is filled with landmines: Regulatory (OASIS C2), Compliance, and Legislative (IMPACT ACT, CMS Stars). Providers are also faced with a constant barrage of new wound supplies and treatment modalities. This session will arm you with a battle plan for reinforcing your wound management program with strategies such as deploying technology and evidence based protocols to ensure your agency wins the war.

 

Education Overview 

Katherine Piette, MS, of Corstrata will be presenting this education that will help you gain an understanding of how to Win the War on Wounds. This education will focus on: 

  • Current home health legislation and regulatory changes as they pertain to skin integrity
  • How to develop a wound prevention and management program using evidence based best treatments to decrease dressing change frequencies and related wound supply costs.
  • How to better manage wound-associated costs
  • How to become a Wound Center of Excellence
  • Current wound related technologies for improving wound quality
  • Reducing wound-related costs by choosing evidence based treatments

 

*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 - Katherine Piette, MS, Corstrata

Katherine Piette is Founder and CEO of Corstrata, a virtual wound management company providing healthcare providers and their patients access to board certified wound experts to improve their clinical and financial performance. Concurrently, Ms. Piette serves as Principal for a Longitudinal Health, which provides organizations with evidence, based strategies for managing high risk, high cost patients in their homes utilizing leading edge technology.

Previously, she was Vice President of Customer Experience and Performance Excellence with THA Group, a regional home health and hospice company, applying customer-centric and quality improvement methodologies for the strategic development of new care delivery models. With a health/science related background, Ms. Piette brings extensive experience in telehealth, continuous process improvement, project planning, and organizational redesign for care management of high opportunity populations.