A good outcome from a Joint Commission survey in 2018 is more critical than ever, especially if you want to continue receiving Medicare payments. Case managers must be constantly aware of the myriad of compliance issues that impact your daily practices. Your compliance is under scrutiny during audits by CMS and the Joint Commission, which are paying special attention to the 2-Midnight Rule, the NOTICE Act, HINNs, The Important Message, and other compliance issues.
How can you juggle all these case management concerns? Join expert speaker Dr. Toni Cesta as she shows you how to identify where you may have compliance gaps – and how to fix those problem areas pronto!
After attending this event, you will understand how to maintain compliance in a variety of areas directly related to utilization management and discharge planning. You’ll learn how to survive Joint Commission and CMS audits that are scrutinizing hospitals’ and case management departments’ compliance with the Conditions of Participation and other regulatory requirements. You’ll walk away with the knowledge and tools you need to ensure that your case management and compliance processes are hard-wired and part of your daily routine!
With this session, you will learn how to:
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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.
Toni G. Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN is Partner and Health Care Consultant in Case Management Concepts, LLC, a consulting company which assists institutions in designing, implementing and evaluating acute care and community case management models, providing on-site education to case management staff, and strategies for assisting health care organizations in improving their case management department’s efficiency and effectiveness.