Webinar

Managing Hospice Continuous Care

8/22/2017 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time

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

The Continuous Home Care (CHC) level of care has been an area of focus from authorities and misused by some hospices.  This webinar will explain not only the criteria for billing this level of care but will also clear up myths about CHC, share examples of situations that meet the criteria for CHC and those that do not, and address common operational issues with this level of care.

Register today to really understand all that Continuous Care for Hospice entails from one of the leading Hospice experts and influencers in the country.


 

 

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When: 8/22/2017

Time: 2:00 PM EST

Duration: 01:30:00 minutes

Cost: $79.00 per person

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Description

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

 

Purpose of Webinar 

The Continuous Home Care (CHC) level of care has been an area of focus from authorities and misused by some hospices. This webinar will explain not only the criteria for billing this level of care but will also clear up myths about CHC, share examples of situations that meet the criteria for CHC and those that do not, and address common operational issues with this level of care. 

Register today to really understand all that Continuous Care for Hospice entails from one of the leading Hospice experts and influencers in the country. 

 

Education Overview 

This webinar will address the regulatory requirements and operational challenges of continuous home care. Examples of appropriate use of this level of care will be provided. The principal objectives for this education session are: 

  • Objective 1: Review the CMS regulations for the CHC level of care
  • Objective 2: Identify patient eligibility criteria and expected documentation for CHC
  • Objective 3: Discuss barriers to the use of CHC
  • Objective 4: Share applicable scenarios for utilizing CHC
*Curaport, LLC is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the California Board of Registered Nursing. 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 – Katie Wehri, CHPC, Healthcare Provider Solutions

Katie has over twenty years of experience in hospice care and specializes in regulatory interpretation, quality programming, hospice administration and hospice operations.  Ms. Wehri has worked at the executive level for most of her career and in hospices of all sizes.  Ms. Wehri is certified in health care compliance and is educated in health care administration with a bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio. 

Katie is the Vice President of Operations Consulting for Healthcare Provider Solutions, and also currently serves as the Hospice Liasion for the Indiana Association for Home and Hospice Care and in Hospice Operations at the National Association for Home Care & Hospice in addition to consulting with hospices and home health companies.

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