Home Health & Hospice

Beacon Health’s 2014 Summer Webcast Series Live with Free On-Demand Access

Homecare Insider, April 14, 2014

Beacon Health's 2014 Summer Webcast Series
Live with Free On-Demand Access
Now you can train your entire staff without leaving your agency!
Each staff member can earn up to 1.5 nursing contact hours per webcast.
$699 ($199 if purchased separately)
You can also register by calling us at 800-553-2041.
Survey Strategies for Home Heatlh: CoP Compliance and Alternative Sanctions
May 15, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Homecare agencies need to brace themselves for intense scrutiny during their agency surveys and ensure they are complying with the home health Conditions of Participation (CoPs). In this 90-minute webcast, survey expert Cheryl Pacella DNP(c), HHCNS-BC, CPHQ, provides an overview of the soon-to-come alternative sanctions that could be handed down if your agency is not in compliance with the CoPs and strategies you can use to prepare for successful chart reviews and
joint visits.
Understanding and Implementing Maintenance Therapy: Identifying Patient Populations
June 19, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Do you perform maintenance therapy at your agency? If you don't, it's time to learn more about
implementing this service. In this 90-minute webcast, therapy experts Cindy Krafft PT, MS and
Dee Kornetti, COO, provide a breakdown of maintenance therapy regulations and give participants
a step-by-step plan to operationalize it within their agencies. By walking through the maintenance
therapy process and providing case studies along the way, Krafft and Kornetti guide participants
through identifying patients who qualify for maintenance therapy and avoiding the risk of denials
due to incorrect documentation.
Home Health Quality Measures: Using Data to Improve Quality Performance
July 17, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
The delivery of quality care can be difficult to measure and agencies often lack the strategies needed
to measure and ultimately improve it. In this 90-minute webcast, quality experts J'non Griffin, RN,
MHA, WCC, HCS-D, COS-C, and Heather Calhoun, RN BSN, HCS-D, COS-C, will focus on quality
measures and the role OASIS plays in driving the quality care improvement process. The webcast
will take you step-by-step from how the data is created, where it can be found, and then how to
interpret it. With a breakdown of how to use and interpret data, providers will leave with the
knowledge and strategies to assist in the improvement of quality care in their agency.
Best Practices for Management of Chronic Conditions in Homecare
August 21, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Managing chronic conditions in homecare is as important as it is challenging. This webcast will focus
on risk assessment findings and industry best practices that may be used to effectively manage
chronic conditions in home care as a mechanism to bridge the continuum of care relationship
between acute and post-acute providers. Join homecare expert Lu Post, RN, MN, COS-C, who will
review best practices used by home health agencies that have been successful in reducing rehospitalization rates, optimizing clinical outcomes, and enhancing the patient experience.
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