Webinar

Home Health CoP Series #1: Overview and Patient Rights

8/10/2017 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time

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

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

In this first of a four-part series on the new Home Health Conditions of Participation, Sharon Litwin of  5 Star Consultants delivers education on the main revisions and additions to the new HH CoPs.  Review of new principles, and deeper dive into Patient Rights, changes to Org and Admin services, OASIS services, and personnel qualifications. 

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When: 8/10/2017

Time: 2:00 PM EST

Duration: 01:30:00 minutes

Cost: $39.00 per person

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Description

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

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its final rule in January outlining the Medicare and Medicaid Conditions of Participation (CoP) for home health agencies. At the end of March, this implementation of these new CoP’s were delayed until the January of 2018.

That is just over 6 months away - NOT a lot of time to prepare as there are Many new items and changes!

In this first of a four-part series on the new Home Health Conditions of Participation, Sharon Litwin of 5 Star Consultants will educate your organization on what these new CoP’s entail, and will tighten her focus throughout the series on how you can prepare to run your business with these new Conditions.

Education Overview

Sharon Litwin’s education for this initial session will begin with an overview of the main revisions and additions in the new Conditions of Participation. A deeper dive will be made into the following new or changes Conditions of Participation:

  • Principles of the new Conditions of Participation
  • Patient Rights (New)
  • Org and Admin Services CoP (changes)
  • OASIS Services (slight changes)
  • Personnel Qualifications (changes)

*Curaport, LLC is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  (All States accept this accreditation for their Nursing CE requirements) Live attendance at this webinar is mandatory in order to earn the CE contact hour.  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

Sharon has been in healthcare management and administration for 30 years. For the past 25 years, she has been actively involved in the home care industry, from field nurse to Executive Director to Senior Managing Partner / Healthcare Consultant at 5 Star Healthcare Consultants. 

Additionally, Sharon is a renowned speaker at state and national conferences. Her presentations focus on regulatory compliance – teaching participants how to develop and implement simple, but effective Quality Management programs, Competency programs, and case management models in order to achieve continued survey readiness.  She also teaches how to achieve outcome enhancement through OASIS and documentation strategies, patient satisfaction results and care.

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