Continuous Survey Readiness for Home Health - On-Demand
Presented on: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
J’non Griffin, RN, MHA, WCC, HCS-D, COS-C
Home health agencies must brace themselves for the intense scrutiny of CMS surveyors. The survey occurs every three years, and the best way to avoid monetary sanctions is by always being survey ready and ensuring that you are complying with the home health CoPs. Home health expert J’non Griffin, RN, MHA, WCC, HCS-D, COS-C, will provide an overview of strategies to implement for successful chart reviews and staff interviews. Griffin will also identify training tactics to assist agency leadership in promoting a culture of survey readiness at all times.
At the end of this on-demand program, you (participants) will be able to:
- Identify the most common survey deficiencies
- Discuss documentation areas to monitor and improve
- Identify the different levels of deficiencies, and the consequences of a conditional level survey.
- Define strategies your agency can implement to ensure a culture of survey readiness.
1. Top survey deficiencies
a. Discuss by region
2. Strategies for documentation
4. Accreditation policies and procedures
5. Changes to documentation and survey
a. Documentation changes since 2013
b. Current changes to survey
6. Q&A (not live)
Meet the Speaker
J’non Griffin, RN, MHA, WCC, HCS-D, COS-C, is a 24-year veteran of homecare. She received her master’s degree in Health Care Administration in 2005. She has experience as a field nurse, director, and executive with home health and hospice agencies, both large and small. Griffin has served as director of Staff Development and Appeals for home health and hospice agencies. She has taken part in mock surveys for agencies, and prepared agencies for accreditation. She has been involved in accreditation surveys, acquisitions and many regulatory crises with state survey agencies and the intermediary.
- G Tag master list
- OASIS tag master list
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