Webinar

Care Coordination: Caring for a Patient with an Interdisciplinary Approach

7/24/2018 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Eastern Standard Time

Presenter: Melissa Abbott, RN, MSN, MHA Clinical Home Health & Lead Hospice Consultant, 5 Star Consultants

 

Effective care coordination and case management are dependent upon the interdisciplinary team working together towards collaborative goals and coordinating patient care in a proactive manner. Effective case management can enhance patient outcomes by planning a course of interventions and developing a plan to achieve the goal. This webinar will provide an understanding of what an effective case management model looks like and how you can ensure its success within your agency to ensure compliance with the CoP’s.

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When: 7/24/2018

Time: 2:00 PM EST

Duration: 01:15:00 minutes

Cost: $79.00 per person

Continuing Education This course is approved for 1 contact hour(s) of Continuing Education for: Nursing

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Description

*This education session is approved for one (1) contact hour of Continuing Education for Nursing. 

 

Care Coordination is a phrase that is used ad nauseum these days. Homecare providers know what these words mean by now, but have these providers turned that knowledge into action? Some have, but if you aren’t sure how to answer that question for YOUR agency, this education session is for you. 

 

Effective care coordination and case management are dependent upon the interdisciplinary team working together towards collaborative goals and coordinating patient care in a proactive manner. Effective case management can enhance patient outcomes by planning a course of interventions and developing a plan to achieve the goal. This webinar will provide an understanding of what an effective case management model looks like and how you can ensure its success within your agency to ensure compliance with the CoP’s.

Educational Objectives

Melissa Abbott of 5 Star Consultants is the presenter for this session. She will identify and define a case management system that will meet individual patient needs and increase patient outcomes. The session will also show how to complete an accurate comprehensive patient assessment in a standardized manner throughout the entire interdisciplinary team. Specific learning objectives include: 

  • Be able to identify, define, and develop an interdisciplinary patient care team to meet the patient’s needs and increase patient outcomes
  • Be able to complete an accurate initial and comprehensive patient assessment throughout the entire interdisciplinary team
  • Understand goal driven care verse task-oriented care
  • Know the importance of on-going communication

Educational materials included with this education:

  • Copy of the Power Point deck 
*Curaport, LLC is an approved provider of Continuing Education by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  All states accept this certification for their licensing requirements.  No refund shall be given, except for any change in date or time or the webinar.  In such case, a full refund shall be given to the registrant upon their request. 

 

About the Educator – Melissa Abbott, RN, MSN, MHA, 5 Star Consultants 

Melissa is a registered nurse with experience in a variety of health care settings with the majority of her nursing experience in home health care and hospice where she was a clinician working in the field and then later became an administrator of a hospital-based home health and hospice agency. In 2017, she joined 5 Star Consultants as a home care and lead hospice consultant. 

Melissa has an expertise in identifying issues, solving problems and implementing action plans that are successful. She also has a passion for individual coaching, team building and leadership development. Abbott has served on the Iowa Alliance in Home Care Board of Directors and the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Iowa Board of Directors since 2014 and has been a part of advocacy work for home health and hospice within her home state of Iowa as well as nationally.

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