Attend one of our free webinars hosted by home health and hospice industry experts covering regulatory updates, hot topics, best practices and more.
FY2018 Hospice Proposed Rule: What it Could Mean to You
June 6, 2017 | 1:00 pm CT | FREE!
The FY2018 Hospice Proposed Rule is out, and there are some potential changes that hospices should be aware of, including a request for feedback from CMS about how to better achieve transparency, flexibility, program simplification, and innovation within the hospice program. Please join Deanna Loftus, Director of Regulatory Compliance, and Liz Silva, Director of Hospice for HEALTHCAREfirst to review the latest information regarding proposed changes and how they may affect you.
- Routine annual rate changes
- Solicitation of comments regarding clinical sources used for certifying terminal illness
- Hospice CAHPS updates
- Quality measure concepts under consideration
- New data collection measures under consideration
- Hospice Compare
- Important reminders, upcoming changes, and mandates
There is a lot changing in hospice, so you won't want to miss this opportunity to learn more.
Simione Finance Series for Small-Business Home Care & Hospice
Simione Healthcare Consultants will host a free educational series to help small-business home care and hospice gain new insights and timely, affordable resources for more effective financial operations.
Fiscal Exercises for Strong Financial Management in Home Care & Hospice
June 15, 2017 | 1:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER NOW
Does your agency have the resources and endurance necessary to thrive in the sea of increasing regulation focused on quality, reimbursement and compliance? Strong financial management remains a driving force to help agencies maximize their clinical and administrative results. Join Simione for a look at best practices designed to help you improve financial operations and enhance your agency’s overall fiscal fitness.
Home Care & Hospice, Be Nimble: Timely, Disciplined Benchmarking Breeds Better Decision-Making
June 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER NOW
Benchmarking with the right data will help you make better decisions to stay on course with your budget and financial goals. From payor and cost comparisons to billing analysis and reporting, you’ll have more timely and complete information to identify areas of focus for achieving more cost-effective operations. Learn about ways to use real-time benchmarks for performance improvement.
BUDGET BASICS: Set a Clear Course to Manage & Protect Your Organization
July 11, 2017 | 2:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER NOW
A mindful process to create your agency's budget should address both the realities of your current financial situation and the likely impact of changes in industry practices and requirements. Learn about ways to build and monitor your budget and financial reporting to ensure accurate, consistent and compliant financial operations. Your budget is your blueprint to help assess organizational progress and stay focused on your goals.
From Intake to Collections: Revenue Cycle Strategies to Improve Cash Flow and Fuel Growth
July 19, 2017 | 2:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER NOW
With so many factors affecting the revenue cycle in home health and hospice, agencies can learn a great deal by examining their internal processes, roles and procedures from patient referral and intake through billing and collections. Learn about ways to analyze your organization’s activities and implement best practices to manage accounts receivables to improve cash flow and decrease Days Sales Outstanding (DSO).
What’s in Your Agency’s Financial Future? Creating Value & Planning for Growth
July 25, 2017 | 2:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER NOW
Is your agency ready to take advantage of new opportunities to increase value in post-acute care? For leaders interested in expanding their operations, adding new lines of business or forging new partnerships, mergers or acquisitions, planning requires a multi-pronged approach to improve finances, clinical operations and compliance. Learn about ways to prioritize and refine operations for your agency’s next big move.
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OASIS: The Effect Functional Scoring Has on Your Agency
June 12, 2017 | 1:00 pm CT | $59 | 20% off coupon code: hcfcura | REGISTER NOW
This informative webinar will review not only the importance of performing this portion of the OASIS correctly, but will also give insight into developing training programs for your staff to include tools and instruments to make it easier to accurately evaluate and answer these vital questions and to understand the impact it has on the practice.
Did you miss a webinar? You can find recordings and handouts for a number of recent webinars we have hosted for the home health and hospice industry.
Webinars available for replay:
- CoP Success: Preparation Tips from the Experts
- Hospice Quality Reporting: The Road Ahead
- Home Health Conditions of Participation (CoPs): Final Rule
- Home Health Regulatory Update: CY2017 Final Rule
- Hospice CAHPS Quality Assurance Guidelines V3.0 - Highlights and Updates
- Hospice Regulatory Update: FY2017 Final Rule
- Value-Based Purchasing: Developing Strategies That Pay for Patients & Providers
- Value-Based Purchasing: Preparing for Success…Now and in the Future
- Ask The Experts: Hospice CAHPS
- Overview of the Home Health Star Ratings
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