Staying current with the frequently changing hospice regulations and requirements can be a challenge for hospice professionals. The final rule includes changes to the Hospice Quality Reporting Program (among other things). You must know what these changes are so that you can avoid losing the Medicare dollars you deserve.
Catch up on the regulatory and quality hot topics for 2019 with home health and lead hospice consultant Melissa Abbott. Abbott will walk you through the changes to the Hospice Quality Reporting Program; familiarize you with your agency’s PEPPER report; show you how to ensure that your agency is not an outlier; and bring you up to speed with the hospice Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) project.
After attending this session, you will understand the important hospice-related regulatory updates for 2019. You will learn in what ways your hospice agency is an outlier and what you can do about it. And most importantly, you’ll be able to ensure that your hospice agency is in compliance with the regulatory and quality standards for 2019.
This webinar will bring you up to speed with:
Who Should Attend
Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.
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 health and lead hospice consultant.