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December 6, 2017
9:00AM-4:30PM

Hospice 101

OCHCH, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 120, Columbus, OH 43229

Workshop Summary

The purpose of this workshop is to give attendees an up-to-date overview of the operations of a Medicare/Medicaid certified hospice.  The participants will gain knowledge of the Conditions of Participation (CoP), describe Medicare certification and licensure, define hospice core services, levels of care, plans of care, notice of election, revocation, discharge and transfer.  A brief overview of the billing process for Medicare and Medicaid and the basic elements of cost reporting will also be provided.

Who Should Attend: This program is developed for newly certified hospice staff including administration and clinical; new staff of an existing hospice; social workers, and private duty hospice administrators considering becoming Medicare certified.   

Location: This one-day workshop will be held at the Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice, 1105 Schrock Rd., Suite 120, Columbus, OH  43229. 

Time:  Registration check-in is from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm.  The educational program begins at 9:00 am and will end at 4:30 pm.  Continental breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee. 

This workshop will address:

  • Coverage and services available under the Hospice Medicare Benefit
  • Conditions of Participation specific to the Hospice Medicare Benefit
  • Coordination of care requirements for the hospice patient in a nursing facility
  • Medicare’s billing and reimbursement processes for hospice care
  • Hospice program differences between Medicare and Ohio Medicaid
  • Strategies for managing hospice patients under a PASSPORT/Waiver service plan
  • Operational processes important to hospice care and program management
  • Available resources related to hospice care delivery and program management

RoyerInstructor: Kathy Royer, RN, MBA, DMin, CHPN, CHPCA is the hospice regulatory director for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice.  She is a registered nurse with more than 22 years of experience in hospice.  She served as a corporate division director with a demonstrated history of improvement in quality scores.  She has expertise in hospice and hospital environments.  Kathy is skilled in corporate leadership development, operations management, regulatory consultation, coaching, Palliative Care, team building, and as a cultural change agent.

Contact Hours:  Attendance for the entire program is required to earn Contact Hours. A copy of the completed Continuing Education Certificate must also be submitted. This program will provide contact hours to RNs, LPNs and clock hours for SWs. All other attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance. The program planners and presenter have no conflict of interest in regard to this program. No commercial support has been provided for this program.

Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91) (OH -157, 4/1/2019).

Nearby Hotel

Crowne Plaza
6500 Doubletree Ave
Columbus, OH 43229
Phone: (614) 885-1885

The Crowne Plaza-Columbus North is only a short walking distance from the workshop location. A hotel room rate of $92 plus tax per night is available. This special OCHCH discounted rate is offered on a space available basis. Please call the hotel at (614) 885-1885 and ask for the Home Care & Hospice rate or CLICK HERE to be directed to online reservations. You may want to request a quiet room on the opposite side of the hotel from Interstate 71. 

What's Included

Included in your workshop registration price are the presentation, training materials, continental breakfast, lunch, and beverages.

Registration Fees

OCHCH Member   Prospective Member
 $195     First Person      $275     First Person
 $175     Each Additional Registration
from Same Agency
     $250     Each Additional Registration
from Same Agency

 To Register

Online:    Click Here

Print:       Registration Form

Fax:        (614) 899-0192

Mail:      
Send your completed registration form with payment to:

       OCHCH
       1105 Shrock Road, Suite 120
       Columbus, OH 43229

Cancellation

If you cancel your registration prior to five business days before the workshop, you will receive a refund less 25% for administrative costs.  All cancellations must be made in writing.  No refunds for cancellations or exchanges within four business day from the date of the workshop.  Substitutions in keeping with the registration policy (instruction #1) are permitted at any time.  If due to unforeseen circumstances OCHCH must cancel this event, registrants will receive a full refund. 

Deduction

Payments to OCHCH are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.  However, payments may be deductible under other provisions of the IRS. EIN: 23-7299675

ADA

Any individual requiring special arrangements as stated by the Americans with Disabilities Act, please notify OCHCH at least 48 hours prior to the meeting at (614) 885-0434.

Questions

If you have questions about workshop, please contact OCHCH at (614) 885-0434 or jim@ochch.org


2017-12-06 09:00:00 2017-12-06 16:30:00 America/Detroit Hospice 101 Workshop Summary The purpose of this workshop is to give attendees an up-to-date overview of the operations of a Medicare/Medicaid certified hospice.  The participants will gain knowledge of the Conditions of Participation (CoP), describe Medicare certification and licensure, define hospice core services, levels of care, plans of care, notice of election, revocation, discharge and transfer.  A brief overview of the billing process for Medicare and Medicaid and the basic elements of cost reporting will also be provided. Who Should Attend: This program is developed for newly certified hospice staff including administration and clinical; new staff of an existing hospice; social workers, and private duty hospice administrators considering becoming Medicare certified.    Location: This one-day workshop will be held at the Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice, 1105 Schrock Rd., Suite 120, Columbus, OH  43229.  Time:  Registration check-in is from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm.  The educational program begins at 9:00 am and will end at 4:30 pm.  Continental breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee.  This workshop will address: Coverage and services available under the Hospice Medicare Benefit Conditions of Participation specific to the Hospice Medicare Benefit Coordination of care requirements for the hospice patient in a nursing facility Medicare’s billing and reimbursement processes for hospice care Hospice program differences between Medicare and Ohio Medicaid Strategies for managing hospice patients under a PASSPORT/Waiver service plan Operational processes important to hospice care and program management Available resources related to hospice care delivery and program management Instructor: Kathy Royer, RN, MBA, DMin, CHPN, CHPCA is the hospice regulatory director for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice.  She is a registered nurse with more than 22 years of experience in hospice.  She served as a corporate division director with a demonstrated history of improvement in quality scores.  She has expertise in hospice and hospital environments.  Kathy is skilled in corporate leadership development, operations management, regulatory consultation, coaching, Palliative Care, team building, and as a cultural change agent. Contact Hours:  Attendance for the entire program is required to earn Contact Hours. A copy of the completed Continuing Education Certificate must also be submitted. This program will provide contact hours to RNs, LPNs and clock hours for SWs. All other attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance. The program planners and presenter have no conflict of interest in regard to this program. No commercial support has been provided for this program. Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91) (OH -157, 4/1/2019). Nearby HotelCrowne Plaza6500 Doubletree AveColumbus, OH 43229Phone: (614) 885-1885 The Crowne Plaza-Columbus North is only a short walking distance from the workshop location. A hotel room rate of $92 plus tax per night is available. This special OCHCH discounted rate is offered on a space available basis. Please call the hotel at (614) 885-1885 and ask for the Home Care & Hospice rate or CLICK HERE to be directed to online reservations. You may want to request a quiet room on the opposite side of the hotel from Interstate 71.  What's Included Included in your workshop registration price are the presentation, training materials, continental breakfast, lunch, and beverages. Registration Fees OCHCH Member   Prospective Member  $195     First Person      $275     First Person  $175     Each Additional Registration from Same Agency      $250     Each Additional Registration from Same Agency  To Register Online:    Click Here Print:       Registration Form Fax:        (614) 899-0192Mail:       Send your completed registration form with payment to:        OCHCH       1105 Shrock Road, Suite 120       Columbus, OH 43229 Cancellation If you cancel your registration prior to five business days before the workshop, you will receive a refund less 25% for administrative costs.  All cancellations must be made in writing.  No refunds for cancellations or exchanges within four business day from the date of the workshop.  Substitutions in keeping with the registration policy (instruction #1) are permitted at any time.  If due to unforeseen circumstances OCHCH must cancel this event, registrants will receive a full refund.  Deduction Payments to OCHCH are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.  However, payments may be deductible under other provisions of the IRS. EIN: 23-7299675 ADA Any individual requiring special arrangements as stated by the Americans with Disabilities Act, please notify OCHCH at least 48 hours prior to the meeting at (614) 885-0434. Questions If you have questions about workshop, please contact OCHCH at (614) 885-0434 or jim@ochch.org OCHCH, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 120, Columbus, OH 43229