The proposed new Home Health Grouping Model has everyone astir in the Homecare space. Nick Seabrook, of BlackTree Healthcare Consulting is back on the pod to discuss this massive issue.
We discuss what the major changes are in this Proposed Rule, how they will impact agencies, and why CMS has made this paradigm-shifting change.
In this second session of a four-part series on the new QAPI initiative, Diane Link of BlackTree Healthcare Consultants provides a detailed analysis of how HHCAHPS play a role in both Five Star Rating and VBP. This education session will help to provide an understanding of how Patient Satisfaction plays a more significant role in QAPI programs. This webinar focuses on the following three HHCAHPS domains: Care of Patients, Communication and Specific Care Issues.
The Conditions of Participation Series continues with Part 3 - QAPI and Infection Control. The new CoP's become active in January - that is just over 2 months away - NOT a lot of time to prepare as there are Many new items and changes!
In this third of a four-part series on the new Home Health Conditions of Participation, Sharon Litwin, of 5 Star Consultants, will educate your organization on the new Infection Control CoP, and also dive deep on the main changes with the New QAPI CoP.
In this second of a four-part series on the new Home Health Conditions of Participation, Sharon Litwin, of 5 Star Consultants, educates your organization on the changes to the Care Planning, Coordination of Services, Skilled and Aide Services Conditions of Participation. This session is largely focused on the Patient-centered approach to care delivery, and is an depth look at the new elements and main changes to the Care Planning and Coordination of Services CoP’s – and how that emphasizes CMS’s focus on patient-centered and data-driven patient care.
The new requirements for providers, which were introduced in the new Conditions of Participation for Home Health, are inclusive of Program Oversight, Executive Responsibility, Scope, Data and Activities. This education session will help to provide an understanding of how to use your Data to affect change in a specific High Risk area: Acute Care Hospitalizations.
In this second session of a three-part series on the new QAPI initiative, Diane Link of BlackTree Healthcare Consultants provides a detailed analysis of how using the data contained in your CASPER Report can help you reduce your Acute Care Hospitalizations
Michael McGowan, President and Founder of Operacare, has added two top talents to his team. Carl Queton is now the VP of Sales & Marketing, and Kristi Bajer is the VP of Clinical Operations. This company is growing fast, and for good reason. Their solutions and services are innovative, under-utilized, and very needed.