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August 17, 2017
9:00AM-5:00PM

Home Care 101

OCHCH, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 140, Columbus, OH 43229

Workshop Summary

The purpose of this program is to give attendees an up-to-date overview of the operations of a Medicare certified home health agency. The participants will gain knowledge of the Conditions of Participation (CoPs), Medicare Manuals (defines PPS billing requirements, plan of care completion, and skilled, intermittent, homebound, reasonable and necessary care), an overview of survey preparation and process, and the role of clinicians in driving financial results. Individuals will gain an understanding of the role of OASIS and adverse events in agency operations. The Ohio Home Care Program (Medicaid) and PASSPORT will also be discussed. This program offers continuing education credits to RNs, LPNs, OTs, PTs, and SLPs.

Who Should Attend:

This program is developed for newly certified home health agency staff including administration, billing and clinical; new staff of an existing agency (including occupational and physical therapists, and speech language pathologists); and private duty agency administrators considering becoming a Medicare certified agency

This program will address:

  • Informational links and resources of federal and state governments.
  • CoPs and the requirements for survey.
  • OASIS, OBQI/OBQM reports used by an agency. 
  • Guidelines for home health eligibility - skilled care/homebound.
  • Fundamentals of HIPAA (Code Sets; Privacy, Security)

BethInstructor:  Beth Foster, RN, BA, CPHQ, is Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice.  Her home care career began in 1989 as a visiting nurse, progressing into other positions including aide/intake coordinator, hospital system liaison, clinical care manager and director.  Previously she served as an Ohio Dept. of Health Surveyor for all provider types including Home Care & Hospice.  The presenter has declared no conflict of interest for this program and will present fairly and without bias.

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 6.5 contact hours to RNs, LPNs, OTs, PTs, and SLPs attending the entire presentation.  All other attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance.  The program planners 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)

Location:  This one-day workshop will be held at the Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 140, Columbus, OH 43229.

Nearby Hotel: Crowne Plaza Columbus-Worthington, 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. 

Time:  Registration check-in is from 8:30 am to 9:00 am.  The educational program begins at 9:00 am and will end at 5:00 pm. 

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      $390     First Person
 $175     Each Additional Registration
from Same Agency
     $350     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 Schrock 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


2017-08-17 09:00:00 2017-08-17 17:00:00 America/Detroit Home Care 101 Workshop Summary The purpose of this program is to give attendees an up-to-date overview of the operations of a Medicare certified home health agency. The participants will gain knowledge of the Conditions of Participation (CoPs), Medicare Manuals (defines PPS billing requirements, plan of care completion, and skilled, intermittent, homebound, reasonable and necessary care), an overview of survey preparation and process, and the role of clinicians in driving financial results. Individuals will gain an understanding of the role of OASIS and adverse events in agency operations. The Ohio Home Care Program (Medicaid) and PASSPORT will also be discussed. This program offers continuing education credits to RNs, LPNs, OTs, PTs, and SLPs. Who Should Attend: This program is developed for newly certified home health agency staff including administration, billing and clinical; new staff of an existing agency (including occupational and physical therapists, and speech language pathologists); and private duty agency administrators considering becoming a Medicare certified agency This program will address: Informational links and resources of federal and state governments. CoPs and the requirements for survey. OASIS, OBQI/OBQM reports used by an agency.  Guidelines for home health eligibility - skilled care/homebound. Fundamentals of HIPAA (Code Sets; Privacy, Security) Instructor:  Beth Foster, RN, BA, CPHQ, is Director of Regulatory Affairs for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice.  Her home care career began in 1989 as a visiting nurse, progressing into other positions including aide/intake coordinator, hospital system liaison, clinical care manager and director.  Previously she served as an Ohio Dept. of Health Surveyor for all provider types including Home Care & Hospice.  The presenter has declared no conflict of interest for this program and will present fairly and without bias. 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 6.5 contact hours to RNs, LPNs, OTs, PTs, and SLPs attending the entire presentation.  All other attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance.  The program planners 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) Location:  This one-day workshop will be held at the Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice, 1105 Schrock Road, Suite 140, Columbus, OH 43229. Nearby Hotel: Crowne Plaza Columbus-Worthington, 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.  Time:  Registration check-in is from 8:30 am to 9:00 am.  The educational program begins at 9:00 am and will end at 5:00 pm.  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      $390     First Person  $175     Each Additional Registration from Same Agency      $350     Each Additional Registration from Same Agency  To Register Online:     Click Here Print:        Registration FormFax:          (614) 899-0192Mail:         Send your completed registration form with payment to:                 OCHCH                 1105 Schrock 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 140, Columbus, OH 43229