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Summer Conference

June 15th, 2023

10:30am EST – 4:00pm EST

June 16th, 2023

10:30am EST – 4:00pm EST

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The Workshop For Critical Updates On The Hospice And Palliative Care Industry!

Join fellow hospice and palliative care colleagues from across the nation at the 2023 Hospice Fundamentals’ annual Summer Conference. Every year this 2-day event provides critical updates and cutting edge tactics to all leaders, compliance personnel and clinicians who care for patients facing serious or life-threatening illnesses, and their families. 

Here’s what you can look forward to:

Summer Conference Details

Dates & Location

On-Demand Only

Attend Virtual and/or On Demand

Ticket Pricing

NON-SUBSCRIBERS: On-Demand: $249.95

Who Should Attend?

Compliance officers and managers, COOs, CFOs, clinical leaders, clinicians, education, QAPI and anyone else interested in compliance or whose position involves a broad set of responsibilities. Particularly valuable for individuals in leadership positions and new to hospice or new to leadership but familiar with hospice.

Daily Agenda

Day 1

Thursday, June 15th | 10:30am - 4:00pm EST


Intro to WHY “The Least You Need to Know”
Updated survey protocols.
OIG national audit TPE, SMRC and UPICs Nationally.
Changes in Hospice Industry and CMS.


Intake/Admission/Initial Assessment
Regulatory requirements in action.
Laying foundation for compliance.
Using the MSW during the admission.


The Comprehensive Assessment and
Who must be involved? What if they
don’t want all of us?
How to gather the full 360 on your
Putting the assessment into action with
the Dr and the team.


Local Coverage Determinations and
Culture of Compliance

Day 2

Friday, June 16th | 10:30am - 4:00pm EST


The Two Sides of Medicare
Did you know Medicare has two very different rule books? They do- and we are responsible for both!
This session will empower you with both the payer rules, as well as the survey rules!


MSW’s Role
More than just a “presence”.


The Doors of Discharge
Ways patients leave us.
Treating revocations and discharges as a service failure for process improvement.


Improving Your Agency with CMS
Data: Quality Measures and PEPPER
CMS has issued new quality measures from claims data-this can provide a reflection of your processes and quality of care!


CCB: This education activity has been submitted to the Compliance Certification Board (CCB) and has been approved for CCB CEUs.

CNE: This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the North Carolina Nurses. Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.