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Annual home health in-service training is not only required to remain compliant with CMS and stat
40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
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40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aid
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40 Essential In-Services for Home Health: Lesson Plans and Self-Study Guides for Aides and
Each year, home health aides must meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (C
Reviewed by Mary Ellen Conway, RN, BSN A home health agency depends on i
This week’s Inside Story is from home-health-aide-on-
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and social
This week’s Inside story is from home-health-aid
  As a Medicare-certified homecare agency, I historically hired aides that
There are many ways to teach home health aides the skills they need, whether through a written bo
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, an
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists,
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists,
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists
A home health agency depends on its entire care team—aides, nurses, therapists, and social
Click the PDF icon above to download.   Home Health Aide
It is a federal requirement to supervise home health aides. There is no requirement to write an o
Can an LPN make the home health aide supervisory visits? No. The Conditi
There is no requirement to do a competency evaluation of home health aides after they have passed
Are there certain key elements of home health aide supervision? Years a
Editor’s Note: This Inside Story is from Home Health Aide On the Go In-Service Serie
Can we provide two home health aides to provide care for a quadriplegic patient?
The cost to hire a home health aide varies quite a bit depending on where your agency is located,
Factors that can impact the number of home health aide referrals as well as the number of visits
No, supervising home health aides is a cost of doing business. Whenever possible, the nurse or th
Yes. Maintaining, cleaning, and caring for the assistive device can be done by the home health a
The aide care plan or assignment must provide enough direction so the aide knows exactly what to
Home care study shows checklist possible aid in providing attention to condition changes
When examining the new draft guidelines for the revised Home Health Conditions of Participation (
Illinois proposal caps hours for home health workers Governor Bruce Ruane
by Josh Poltilove Take steps to ensure the small pool of home health patients yo
Home health sees decline in readmission rates The Alliance for Home Health Quality
Home health aides spend more time in patients’ homes than other caregivers, and they are al
by Josh Poltilove Aides can be an integral part of preventing hospitalizations,
by Tami Swartz When examining the new draft guidelines for the revised Home Healt
Vets waiting, even dying, for home health care; telemedicine gains momentum
Today, the National Association of Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) 
Jackson Health System in Miami is firing a fourth-year neurology resident who was caught on video
APRIL 29, 2016
November is National Home Care Month November is home care and h
Our questions are in regards to providing home health aide services to a patient in an as
It’s the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contribute to a fall
Our questions are in regards to providing home health aide services to a patient in an as
M1810 is “Current Ability to Dress Upper Body Safely (with or without dressing aids) includ
Understanding the basic principles of hand hygiene is crucial for home health aides. Many
OSHA’s list of the most-cited violations for 2017 has some fa miliar items on it for health
CMS data shows cost disparities in home health services Not unlike hospit
Nurses new to home health struggle with the completion of documentation related to patient care.
Health literacy is a set of skills needed to read, understand, and act on basic health informatio
There are a number of things an aide should be observing and reporting for a patient who has canc
A fourth-year neurology resident at Jackson Health System in Miami has been placed on administrat
JANUARY 29, 2016
While home health aides are not involved directly in the infusions, there are some common duties
Study: Home health cuts costs of CJR The use of home health serv
The Missouri Home Care Union announced last week that it has reached a deal with the Missouri Qua
CMS open door forum tentative date The tentative date for the next Home
Home health class lawsuit denied Collec
Unfortunately, one of the most commonly cited deficiencies in home health care is the failure to
Patients must give consent before surveyors are allowed to conduct a home visit. It’s stric
Industry leader expands in providing nurse aide training materials July 16 2
JULY 21, 2003
1. It is the role of home health aides to look for risk factors that could contr
by Josh Poltilove Nearly eight months after the revised Home Health Conditions o
Looking to help patients find the best home health agency? Direct them to the new CMS tool, Home
AUGUST 11, 2015
Monday, December 1, was World AIDS Day—a day when various social, governmental, and healthc
 We had a patient that was admitted to a home health agency after a short stay in a
A Texas-based home health agency is teaming up with the Red Cross to help senior citizens forced
The final report from the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (AHHQI)’s Fut
National Nursing Home Week is a time to recognize nursing home staff for their quality of care an
MAY 10, 2010
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects that home health care will be fastest growing indus
CMS doesn't require Medicare Advantage plans to have a face-to-face document for home health. Bu
CMS has approved the 2018 standards set forth by the home health accrediting body Community Healt
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media In-hospital delirium
APRIL 23, 2019
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media In-hospital delirium
APRIL 25, 2019
More than $8 million in grants will support research to aid long-term recovery in areas hard hit
CMS has announced the availability of refreshed public reporting results on the Home Health Compa
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) urges home health and hospice agencie
The aide must perform tasks, such as bathing, transferring, and oral hygiene, on a patient or a p
HHS begins Phase 2 HIPAA audits The Department of Health and Hu
There are many regulatory changes that affect home health agencies each year, many resulting from
U.S. Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) introduced the Home Health Care Planning
Medicare payment rates for home health agencies should be reduced by 5% in 2017, and there should
CNA Training Advisor provides newsletter-style inservices containing valuable information
SEPTEMBER 1, 2010
CNA Training Advisor provides newsletter-style inservices containing valuable information
AUGUST 1, 2010
CNA Training Advisor provides newsletter-style inservices containing valuable information and a v
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Medical educators are finding new ways to incorporate video games into the education of medical s
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
M1810 is “Current Ability to Dress Upper Body Safely (with or without dressing aids) includ
November marks Home Care and Hospice month, according to CMS. Now is the time to ensure your comm
2015 HomeCare Elite Winners Announced National Research Corporation and D
"Most health care systems promote a patient-centered approach, but I think what's lacking is
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
The odds of the home health industry avoiding the Home Health Groupings Model in 2019 have worsen
On May 13, the OIG posted a video regarding a podiatrist from Missouri who admitted to defraudi
I don't know many employers that allow workers to play video games on the job but OSHA just came
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
Late last month, the Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation (the Alliance)
CMS has once again extended its moratoria on new home health agencies and new branches of existin
The Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for home health agencies that became effective Ja
Electronic health records (EHR) have slowly made their way into long-term care (LTC), with
DECEMBER 23, 2016
New communication ruling for home health and hospices takes effect
Two incidents at a health center operated by New York-based St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) has released
Agencies can breathe a deep sigh of relief. CMS won’t launch its drastically revised home h
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear Home Care Association of America v. Weil, which means
Although Home Health Care News is reporting that the overtime rule that would require agencies to
According to the Federal Registrar, enrollment of new Medicare home health agencies, subunits, an
You note that the Home Health Payment Innovation Act of 2019, H.R. 2573, would prevent unwarrante
Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP) is now an approved accreditation organization to pr
The University of Michigan Health System published a report finding differences among the level o
CMS on Oct. 27 provided the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) a draft versi
In January, CMS posted the first Patient Survey Star Rating information on the Home Health Compar
Although potentially near an end, the debate over federal minimum wage increase in home health co
The following is an excerpt from home-hea
Professionalism, accountability, and ethics are increasingly required for success in home health.
Professionalism, accountability, and ethics are increasingly required for success in home
Professionalism, accountability, and ethics are increasingly required for success in home health.
Professionalism, accountability, and ethics are increasingly required for success in home health.
Home health value-based purchasing is a separate rewards system. Under the new payment model it w
With regard to outcome scores, we have many patients who are in our home health services
Home health patients with chronic, complex conditions present care coordination challenges that a
If Home Health CAHPS survey vendors want to display an agency’s name and/or logo on mailing
Quality measure overhaul coming to home health The National Quality Forum
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has contacted CMS regarding claims th
Editor’s note: This week’s Insider’s scoop is from The Home Health Gui
Home health aides should understand the differences between heart failure and a heart attack to b
HealthLeaders Media, the premier producer of news, analysis, and intelligence for senior healthca
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
Between background checks and the new overtime rule, some home health workers in Nebraska have sa
Home Health Line and DecisionHealth® present... Final Home Health CoPs: Minimi
The Office of Inspector General has some advice for hospice and home health agencies: Pay attenti
When did it become the home health agency’s responsibility to pay for a catheter in
Nurses are coming from around the country to aid hurricane relief efforts in Texas.
AUGUST 31, 2017
Nine Massachusetts agencies that provide home health services to patient on Medicaid have
by Angela Childers Merger-and-acquisition activity in the home health market rem
The health of American seniors is improving, and so is the quality of care in U.S. nursing
Home health agencies can now view the Home Health PPS PC Pricer for the 2017 calendar year. CMS p
Take a look around in those suburban and rural areas that used to be home to giant shopping malls
JUNE 1, 2019
Take a look around in those suburban and rural areas that used to be home to giant shopping malls
JUNE 1, 2019
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) filed comments to CMS regarding the i
I have some questions regarding the CMS Instruction for Medical Review on Home Health Ce
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have released new home health Conditions o
HCPro, Inc., and Beacon Health announce the launch of consulting services for post acute
MAY 23, 2011
For home health patients, may we accept orders for labs from a physician assistant (PA) w
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) submitted a written request to the ac
Ending the year with a jaw-dropping acquisition in the home care industry, health insurer Humana
The first ever home health edition of the Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electro
House members slam home health prior authorization proposal A CM
The high rate of nursing home injuries can be reduced by better resident handling practice
Home health agencies will now have their claims returned when Medicare systems fail to match thos
Q: We have a patient that meets Medicare eligibility for home health services, remains ho
New HIPAA Information The Department of Health and Human Service
Nursing homes dramatically reduced pressure ulcer rates and restraint use in the last thre
After an investigation into recent actions of Strategic Health Solutions (SHS) that targeted home
Take our brief survey, and you could win a free copy of ICD-10 Coding for Home Health! C
New Bill Would Expand Insurance for Home Care   A bill intro
What potential impact does the final rule on overpayments have on home health agencies? F
HCPro is seeking enthusiastic home health administrators and directors, clinical supervisors, sta
The Medicare reimbursement for home health is a two-step, split-percentage payment. First, a Requ
Home health care billing is a complicated task—to make sure you receive all the pay
The Medicare reimbursement for home health is a two-step, split-percentage payment. First, a Requ
The following is from Home Health Line. For more news and information on home health and hospice,
You note that agencies have continued to improve on Home Health Compare data across the board &md
The Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health
Albert Wu, MD, MPH, professor of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins School of Publ
On or around April 13, CMS contractor TMF Health Quality Institute will release the fourth annual
by: Josh Poltilove Adjustments to Medicare’s home health payments und
The introduction of the Home Health Groupings Model (HHGM) into the proposed rule means preparing
CMS began publishing home health agency (HHA) Quality of Care star ratings, based on OASIS data a
Home Health Line and DecisionHealth® present... Turn
Beacon Health, a division of HCPro, Inc., is pleased t
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
A bipartisan bill introduced by two U.S. senators aims to increase home health access for low-inc
CMS extends Medicare home health moratorium   CMS has exten
Last week, CMS sent out a message on its provider list servs informing home health agencies that
It was a very good year for M&As Home health sector mergers
The National Association for Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) released a d
Can you explain the IMPACT Act and what home health agencies need to do in regard to it?
A nursing home that unexpectedly shut its doors in May is now facing allegations from neighbors
HealthLeaders Media, a division of HCPro, Inc., has published a new HealthLeaders Media Breakthr
JUNE 26, 2012
The latest version of proposed cost reporting changes for the home health-based hospices, relea
The National Association of Home Care & Hospice is following how the presidential election wi
The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) has released a press release making t
The recession elevated the attractiveness of home-based services more than any other model of sen
The following is an excerpt from home-health-therapy-h
More physicians are being asked to provide aid-in-dying services for terminally ill patients, som
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Agencies would have until Jan. 13, 2018, to prepare for most of the revised Home Health Condition
CMS recently announced that the star rating methodology soon to augment Home Health Compare will
by Josh Poltilove Actions that home health agencies and advocacy or-ganizations to
by Chermain Cross, MBA, senior associate director GME/ME/CME/credentialing, NYC Health+Hospit
JANUARY 6, 2017
The OIG has taken aim at improper home health Medicare billing in its 2017 Work Plan, which is ba
  The boards of Kindred Healthcare and Gentiva Health Services unanimously approve
OCTOBER 9, 2014
by Josh Poltilove Adjustments to Medicare’s home health payments under the
by: Josh Poltilove and Megan Batty A year after outcry from the home health indu
CMS has proposed a Medicare Prior Authorization of Home Health Services Demonstration pilot progr
Albert Wu, MD, MPH, professor of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins School of Publ
SEPTEMBER 13, 2018
This payment occurs when a patient is transferred/discharged and readmitted to the same home heal
The following is an excerpt from Home Health
Physicians are showing more of an interest in digital health technologies, but they are still on
I don't know many employers that allow workers to play video games on the job but OSHA just came
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
Hiring nurses is a challenge for any organization, including home health agencies. You want good
CMS is proposing to remove one of the rating categories for the Home Health Quality Patient Star
The Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health
Home Health Star Rating previews are now available to agencies CMS has an
Hospice PEPPER expands target areas TMF Health Quality Institute
In January, CMS posted the first Patient Survey Star Rating information on the Home Health Compar
DoJ: Thousands deprived of home care options South Dakotans with
In 2006, a blood transfusion error at one of Vidant Health's facilities led to a patient r
JUNE 11, 2014
HealthLeaders Media, a division of HCPro, in collaboration with MedSynergies, launched an indepen
SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
While home health may be the most affordable postacute care (PAC) setting, the cost of se
Tomorrow is the final day for home health agencies and their counterparts in the skilled nursing,
The controversial officer that was seen on video forcibly handcuffing a nurse in July has been fi
OCTOBER 12, 2017
In the new proposed home health PPS rule, CMS states agencies providing a larger percentage of ov
On or around April 20, CMS contractor TMF Health Quality Institute will release the third
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
The TMF Health Quality Institute has issued its annual hospice-specific Program for Evalu
After the initial claim determination has been made, home health providers have the right to appe
In what came as no surprise, the American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE)’s 2018
APRIL 1, 2019
The protected health information (PHI) of 5,117 patients treated at a physician group affiliated
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
Healthcare financial strategies changed forever in 2009. With the publication of HealthL
MARCH 2, 2010
Members of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) and the Senate C
Overtime laws could change the game for home health   The D
Efforts to improve patient safety are paying off, according to a new Health and Human Services (H
DECEMBER 13, 2016
by Kirsten Dize Make completing documentation in the home a requirement for all
HealthLeaders Media, a division of HCPro, in collaboration with McKesson Corporation, conducted a
OCTOBER 10, 2013
by: Kirsten Dize With the added time home health experts anticipate OA
The measure is derived from the percentage of home health episodes of care during which the SOC/R
The state of California is being sued by three nursing home residents who claim that they have b
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
Two new studies have found that while patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) do help improve patie
Telehealth devices are becoming more common in the area of home healthcare. It is important for c
CMS aims to develop and implement two Transfer of Health (TOH) Information and Care Preferences q
  Nursing Home Action Plan focuses on improving quality, strengthening enforcement
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
  Improvements in preventable hospitalizations and promising trends for nursing home quality
  Payroll-based journal data goes live on Nursing Home Compare
APRIL 27, 2018
  Five newly published measures on Nursing Home Compare
OCTOBER 26, 2018
“It’s truly unfortunate when government mandates turn technology from an aid into a h
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Home Health Compare’s refresh this quarter produced a slightly different number of 5-star a
 Last week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced an historic sweep th
The PHI of 5,117 patients treated at a physician group affiliated with St. Peter’s Health P
by Kirsten Dize After more than a year of legal back-and-forth, home care agenci
Written by Sandra Glitten, contributing writer for HealthLeaders magazine Editorial N
by Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, ACE, president & CEO of JLU Health Record Sy
OASIS-C & Outcomes Solutions and DecisionHealth® present...
As helpful as technological advances offered by electronic health record (EHR) systems may be, ph
In its annual cover story, The 20 People Who Make Healthcare Better, HealthLeaders Media profil
DECEMBER 17, 2010
Residents can now enjoy a more home-like environment as part of their long-term care experience w
FEBRUARY 24, 2017
by: Josh Poltilove For the first time in at least a decade, the proposed home he
A new video training module educates providers on patients’ right of access under HIPAA, th
by Josh Poltilove Within the revised Home Health Condi-tions of Participa
by: Josh Poltilove Home health agencies spoke up in record numbers about their co
The Ohio Hospital Association and the state health department are urging Ohio’s hosp
APRIL 16, 2014
The percent of long-stay nursing home residents receiving antipsychotic medication has dec
OCTOBER 31, 2014
The final interpretive guidelines for the revised Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs)
The Home-Advancing-Safety-
AUGUST 23, 2018
By Michelle Clarke In 2008, New Jersey began requiring hospitals and nursing home to
APRIL 18, 2019
Last Thursday, counsel for the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and
CMS has released Q&As in writing on its Home Health Quality Reporting Training website.
The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 provides rural add-on payments for home health episodes and vis
No one wants to spend the holidays with a cold or, worse yet, the flu. As we hit the home stretch
DECEMBER 28, 2013
The public has until April 8 to submit comments on NCQA’s proposed changes to Health
Physician practices that transition to patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) are reaping benefits
Deven McGraw, a well-known health data privacy expert and federal legal advisor, just joined the
by: Kirsten Dize Changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program outlined i
Although the recertification process applies to all home health services that plan to continue in
Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI, FHIMSS, FAAN, has been a leader in health information technology (IT)
JULY 14, 2016
CMS' star rating system for nursing homes on shaky ground
DECEMBER 1, 2014
HealthLeaders Media, a division of HCPro, Inc., has released its latest HealthLeaders Media Brea
JUNE 25, 2012
by: Josh Poltilove Among the top 12 standard-level deficiencies in home health t
A report on agency performance on this measure is provided to home health agencies as part of the
Nursing homes now are allowed to purchase certain previously prohibited types of medical devices,
HealthLeaders Media, the premier producer of information resources for senior healthcare execut
MAY 17, 2010
  Improving patient handoffs has long been on the radar of hospitals and health sy
MARCH 1, 2014
by Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, ACE, president & CEO of JLU Health Record Systems in Pembroke
NCQA is accepting public comments through April 8 on proposed changes to its Health Plan Accredit
Healthcare workers face ethical issues in every setting. This is especially true in the home, whe
One of the key elements of healthcare reform has been to encourage hospitals, health systems, phy
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
The median annual cost of a private nursing home room in the United States has increased t
Patients have a new resource to use when choosing a nursing home.   CMS an
After medical school, residents earning a steady income may be tempted to purchase a home but the
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016
By Jennifer Thew, RN Originally appeared in health
JULY 5, 2018
Fortune forecasts jump in home health and hospice use End-of-lif
by Josh Poltilove The big buzz at the National Association for Home Care & Hos
In just under 30 minutes, this video explains OSHA's revised Hazard Communication standard. The n
APRIL 17, 2014
In just under 30 minutes, this video explains OSHA’s revised Hazard Communication standard.
JUNE 11, 2015
In a recent videos/vb.87533203936/10154021122813937/?type=
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
After discharge, many patients experience health relapses that send them back to the hospital. Wi
JANUARY 20, 2015
CMS announced on September 8 that it had finalized new emergency response requirements for health
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
HealthLeaders Media Releases New Report on Surgical Services for Value, Patient Experienc
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
To be an effective member of the home health team, a certain level of autonomy is necessary. The
Foot and nail health Foot and nail health
NOVEMBER 1, 2009
The Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas physician who first examined Thomas Eric Duncan and
DECEMBER 9, 2014
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Events include: Open Door Forum Home Health, Hospice & DME Open Do
How do we bill for osteoporosis drugs? The home health consolidated bil
CMS and America’s Health Insuranc
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
When physicians read about data breaches, the news is typically about a large insurer or health s
The National Safety Council, a safety advocate group that promotes safety in homes, workplaces, a
MAY 26, 2016
This year has seen the release of multiple virtual reality (VR) headsets aimed at the home consum
JULY 21, 2016
After a CMS survey, the home health agency administrator, clinical manager, and any other key per
You note that under the revised Home Health CoPs, agencies already are required to have an indivi
It’s cost reporting season for more than 80% of all certified home health associations (HHA
by Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, ACE, president and CEO of JLU Health Record Systems in Pembro
Cover your regulatory bases to provide mental health and substance abuse care
JANUARY 3, 2017
by: Megan Batty Home health coders could have 435 ICD-10-CM code changes to deal
Home health agencies and other providers with a low volume of pending appeals at the administrati
The National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) this on Tuesday announced the appointmen
Decreased payouts for nursing home care was one reason that healthcare spending grew more
On January 19, CMS posted a Fact Sheet regarding the Independence at Home Demonstration, which pr
  Protecting electronic resident health information
By Jennifer Thew, RN Originally appeared in the March/April Issue of Health
APRIL 5, 2018