OASIS E PREP SERIES: BUILDING BLOCKS FOR SUCCESS – SESSION 4
December 8 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Start Date: 12/8/2022 11:30 AM EST
End Date: 12/8/2022 1:00 PM EST
Venue Name: Virtual Event
Organization Name: Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice
Phone: (614) 885-0434
OASIS E Preparation Webinar Series
Series Title – OASIS E Prep: Building Blocks for Success
Target Audience – RN, PT, OT, SLP, Quality / Reviewer Staff
2022 is shaping up to be quite a year for home health agencies as Home Health Value Based Purchasing and OASIS E will require preparation that will consume already limited resources. Changes to OASIS have always increased stress for all organizational levels. Waiting until the end of the year to educate staff collides with the holiday season – a time that is very busy for agencies under normal circumstances.
It is important to keep perspective. Not every item in OASIS E is “new” as many of the current items remain in the updated tool. That being said, items related to the functional assessment have been a source of frustration for both clinicians and reviewers as they are a consistent area where corrections are needed. Effectively preparing for OASIS E must include a focus on dealing with issues related to the “old” items in a way that reduces errors in 2022. This increases the ability of the organization to address the “new” items as implementation draws closer and minimize errors and corrections in 2023.
- Session 4 – OASIS E Prep: New Items Part 2
- (Summary – objectives coming later in 2022) Continue to incorporate the assessment skills needed to collect accurate data for the items that are new in OASIS E.
Presenter: Cindy Krafft PT, MS, HCS-O
Cindy Krafft PT, MS, HCS-O is an owner of Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions based in Florida. She brings more than 25 years of home health expertise that ranges from direct patient care to operational / management issues as well as a passion for understanding regulations.
For the past 15 years, Cindy has been a nationally recognized educator in the areas of documentation, regulation, therapy utilization and OASIS. She has and currently serves on multiple Technical Expert Panels with CMS Contractors working on clinical and payment reforms and bundled payment care initiatives.
Cindy is an active member of the National Association of Home Care and Hospice (NAHC) and currently serves on multiple committees. She has written 3 books – The How-to Guide to Therapy Documentation, An Interdisciplinary Approach to Home Care and the Handbook to Home Health Therapy Documentation – and co-authored her fourth, The Post-Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy with her business partner Diana Kornetti PT, MA, HCS-D.