• The Final Home Health Payment Rule for 2019 should be released around November 2, and the expectation is that the Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) will be FINALIZED for implementation in 2020 in this rule. This webinar will review the rate changes for 2019, the significant changes to Value Based Purchasing and a review of what to expect with the portion of PDGM that will be final at that time.

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  • @Holiday Inn Strongsville

    Presented by Palmetto GBA representatives, this workshop will help prepare home health providers for the CMS Review Choice Demonstration (RCD). RCD is slated to begin in Ohio as early as February 2019. Providers in the demonstration states will be offered an initial choice of three options - pre-claim review, postpayment review, or minimal postpayment review with a 25% payment reduction for all home health services. At this workshop, you will learn more about the RCD program, details about the Pre-Claim Review process, and how to make the correct selection for your agency.

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  • @OCHCH Center for Excellence

    Presented by Palmetto GBA representatives, this workshop will help prepare home health providers for the CMS Review Choice Demonstration (RCD). RCD is slated to begin in Ohio as early as February 2019. Providers in the demonstration states will be offered an initial choice of three options - pre-claim review, postpayment review, or minimal postpayment review with a 25% payment reduction for all home health services. At this workshop, you will learn more about the RCD program, details about the Pre-Claim Review process, and how to make the correct selection for your agency.

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  • @Home Care by Black Stone

    Presented by Palmetto GBA representatives, this workshop will help prepare home health providers for the CMS Review Choice Demonstration (RCD). RCD is slated to begin in Ohio as early as February 2019. Providers in the demonstration states will be offered an initial choice of three options – pre-claim review, postpayment review, or minimal postpayment review with a 25% payment reduction for all home health services. At this workshop, you will learn more about the RCD program, details about the Pre-Claim Review process, and how to make the correct selection for your agency.

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  • @OCHCH Center for Excellence

    Achieving and maintaining success during times of tremendous change is challenging, but possible with the right keys to success. This free lunch and learn will expand your knowledge on the Patient-Driven Groupings Model, OASIS-D, and best practice clinical documentation including the OASIS for capturing clinical outcomes and maximizing reimbursement.

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  • CMS recently issued the Final Rule for 2019 payment rates along with its new Medicare home health services payment model (PDGM) that would start in 2020. With the implementation of PDGM, major changes are coming in the next few years and this webinar will cover what those changes are and how to prepare for them.

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  • 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.

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  • This 2-part webinar provides a thorough discussion of the changes that make OASIS D, including items removed, items changed, and new items. The expansion of the one clinician rule will be discussed with options explored. Your questions regarding new pressure ulcer/injury items and guidance will be answered. A comparison of the M1800 ADL/IADL items and the new GG items is essential to achieve accuracy for future outcomes and payment. Part 2 Date: December 13

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  • This webinar will review the Targeted Probe & Educate audit process. Learn how to respond to these record requests as well as the subsequent audit findings. The timeliness for responses and the recoupment process will be defined. This session will describe likely risks for hospices and how to monitor those risks, including analyzing PEPPER reports. Lastly, attendees will receive a checklist of required documentation and a checklist of things to review in the chart before submitting.

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  • @OCHCH Center for Excellence

    This two-day workshop explains the key points of OASIS guidance, including the latest OASIS manual guidance for OASIS-D, the latest version of the CMS OASIS Q&A’s, and discusses assessment techniques to quickly and accurately gather information necessary to select the correct OASIS responses.

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