Attend a free webinar hosted by home health and hospice industry experts covering regulatory updates, hot topics, best practices, and more.
> Hospitalization Performance Improvement Projects (PIPs)
December 12th | 1:00 pm ET / 12:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER
In this webinar, ElevatingHOME and HHQI will explore how to develop hospitalization avoidance Performance Improvement Project (PIP) for your Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement (QAPI) program. This will include data collection, goals, interventions, rapid-cycle testing, spread, and sustainment. They will review several key strategies to reduce avoidable hospitalizations and emergent visits.
> Updates to Public Reporting in Fiscal Year 2019: Hospice Comprehensive Assessment Measure and Data Correction Deadlines
December 13th | 1:00 pm ET / 12:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER
This will be a two-part webinar covering two different topics. During Part One of the training, we will focus on the Hospice and Palliative Care Composite Process Measure – Comprehensive Assessment at Admission (NQF #3235), including the background of this measure, how this measure is calculated, and how providers can use their Certification And Survey Provider Enhanced Reporting Quality Measure Reports (CASPER QM Reports) to understand their hospice’s performance on this measure.
During Part Two of the training, we will be reviewing the 4.5 Month Data Correction Deadline for Public Reporting policy update that was finalized in the FY 2019 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update and Hospice Quality Reporting Requirements final rule (83 FR 38622, see pages 38638-38640), including explaining how this new policy change will be implemented and the implications of this new policy.
Hosted & presented by CMS
> Cardiovascular Health Performance Improvement Projects (PIPs)
February 13th | 1:00 pm ET / 12:00 pm CT | FREE! | REGISTER
Join ElevatingHOME and HHQI for a discussion of the importance of cardiovascular health and how to create a Performance Improvement Project (PIP) for your Quality Assurance & Performance Improvement (QAPI) program. This will include data audits beyond OASIS data, goals, interventions, rapid-cycle testing, spread, and sustainment. They will review several key evidence-based cardiovascular health resources.
HEALTHCAREfirst offers a wide variety of education webinars to keep you informed. Click here to access a complete list of webinar recordings and handouts.
Webinars listed are for informational purposes only and are not intended to be, and should not be construed as, legal advice. HEALTHCAREfirst strongly recommends that each agency consult with counsel of its own choosing for legal advice in any of these matters.
Find out why more agencies choose us and how you can experience the HEALTHCAREfirst difference. Request a consultation today!