CMS Announces Home Health OASIS C1 Webinar

OASIS C1/ICD-9 Implementation Guidance.

CMS recently announced that the Survey and Certification Group (SCG) will sponsor or home health webinar called “OASIS C1/ICD9” on September 3rd, 2014 from 2pm to 3:30pm EST.

During the OASIS C1 webinar, CMS will provide important guidance related to the implementation of the OASIS-C1/ICD-9 data set scheduled for implementation on January 1, 2015. The webinar is for State Survey Agency Directors, but CMS is also encouraging providers to attend. OASIS-C1 / ICD-9 Version will go into effect at 12:00am. on January 1, 2015 and shall remain in effect until ICD-10 is implemented on October 1, 2015.

CMS will post materials for the webinar in the near future at the following link.

Additional details on the webinar are located here.