Mastering The OASIS Medication Management Items

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Judy Adams, RN, BSN, HCS-D, AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM Trainer
Conference Date
Wed, Jul 18, 2012
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Plan To Clear Up The Confusion Around The New OASIS-C Medication Management Practice

 
Medication related issues are a major cause of hospitalization in our elderly, accounting for thousands of dollars in healthcare cost and potential morbidity and mortality. The expansion of medication management items in the home health OASIS-C document recognizes the important role that home health agencies have in addressing this important aspect of health care and preventing excessive health care costs. As we move into an era of expanded health care partnerships, such as improved managed care and Accountable Care Organizations, mastering the OASIS medication management items and improving process based and end result outcomes will ensure your agency has a better opportunity to be an active participant in the health delivery systems of the future.

Register now for this session where expert Judy Adams, RN, BSN, HCS-D, COS-C, HCS-O, will provide specific guidance based on official OASIS sources to help you understand the intent of the medication related OASIS items as well as strategies and tools to aid you in correctly answering the items. In addition, the session will provide sample strategies and tools for effective medication management to avoid medication-related issues.

Highlights Of The Session:

  • Official Guidance on responding to the Medication management items M2000 through M2040.
  • Suggested assessment strategies to obtain the most complete information for responding to the OASIS items.
  • Sample tools to improve medication management for home health patients.
  • The role of home heath in reducing the number of medications – the most effective tool in reducing medication errors.
  • Working with your therapists for successful completion of the OASIS medication management items.

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Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.

Who should attend? Home health clinicians, supervisors, OASIS reviewers and quality improvement personnel

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About Our Speaker

Judy Adams - Home Health Coding Expert

Judy Adams, RN, BSN, HCS-D, HCS-O, has been involved in health care in numerous health care setting over the span of her career. She has been involved in nearly every aspect of home health care over the last three decades including direct clinical care, supervision, administration and quality improvement.


In 2009, she opened her own education and consultation company with a primary focus on...   More Info
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