Prepare Your Home Health Agency for OASIS-C2 - On-Demand
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Melinda A. Gaboury, COS-C
On January 1, 2017, the new OASIS-C2 changes will take effect. The major updates include changes to pressure ulcer language and related OASIS questions, as well as new GG items and new look-back periods on some items. Are you prepared?
During this 90-minute program, expert speaker Melinda A. Gaboury, COS-C, will guide you through the OASIS-C2 update and review the changes that will impact your agency. Gaboury will go over the M items that have been added and the changes to the instructions for multiple M items; she will also cover specific M items that affect outcomes and star ratings.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- List the new M items added with the OASIS-C2 implementation
- Discuss the instructional changes to M items
- Describe the specific M items that affect outcomes and star ratings
Who Should Attend?
- Compliance officers
- Administrators and directors
- Clinical educators and managers
- Quality managers
- Homecare nurses
- Case managers
- Pressure ulcer language change and updates
- Implementation and education of new OASIS-C2
- Three new standardized items added to the data set in Section GG
- Multiple M items changes and instructions for lookback periods
- Components that affect five-star ratings
Crosswalk of changes – PDF
Meet the Speaker
Melinda A.Gaboury, COS-C, is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc. (HPS). Melinda Gaboury and Mark Cannon founded the company in April 2001 to provide financial, reimbursement, clinical and cost reporting services to home health agencies and hospice.
Prior to the inception of Medicare PPS Gaboury began researching, auditing and review processes with OASIS, ICD-9 Coding and clinical documentation. She has developed and taught clinician and billing Medicare PPS Training Workshops in a variety of venues. Gaboury’s priority remains bridging the gap between clinical and financial issues in home health agencies. One unique thing that Gaboury brings to the home health field is the development of very effective OASIS Education while being able to also teach the reimbursement aspect and how they are directly related.
Gaboury has been a speaker for multiple state and national home care and hospice associations. She is also conducting Billing Seminars throughout the country. In addition to her speaking engagements and consulting, she is the author of Home Health Pocket Guide to OASIS-C1.
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