Current

Resources

Find all Current Resources from 2024 below. 

NOTE: Summer Conference links can be found in JUNE; Winter Workshop in DECEMBER.

December 2024

December FYI

FYI 24.12

Coming soon!

December TOT

TOT 24.12 

Coming soon!

November 2024

November FYI

FYI 24.11

Coming soon!

November TOT

TOT 24.11

Coming soon!

Subscriber Webinar

November 2024

TBD

Speakers:

Rachel Hold-Weiss, Esq

October 2024

October FYI

24.10

Coming Soon

October TOT

24.10

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

October 2024

2025 Final Rule and Wage Index Review

We will review all the changes and how to implement them

Speakers:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C

September 2024

September FYI

FYI 24.9

Coming Soon

September TOT

TOT 24.9

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

September 2024

Hospice CAHPS

Do you understand your score and how your staff can make a difference

Speakers:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C

August 2024

August FYI

FYI 24.8 

Coming Soon

August TOT

TOT 24.8

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

August 2024

Hospice Survey Trends and Preparedness

Walking your team through the survey process and how they impact the outcome

Speaker:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C

July 2024

July FYI

FYI 24.7 

Coming Soon

July TOT

TOT 24.7 

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

July 2024

ICD-10 coding for patients with dementia

Speaker:

LYNN CRAIN, RN, HCS-H

June 2024

June FYI

FYI 24.6

Coming Soon

June TOT

TOT 24.6 

Coming Soon

2024

Summer Conference

May 2024

May FYI

FYI 24.5

Coming Soon

May TOT

TOT 24.5 

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

May 2024

The Updated PEPPER- Including Number of Part B and D Claims While on Your Hospice

This webinar will provide you with a deep dive into your Pepper Report

Speaker:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C

April 2024

April FYI

FYI 24.4 

Coming Soon

April TOT

TOT 24.4

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

April 2024

Assessment of Organizational Health and Worker Retention

Inspired by the recent CDC report on the negative health outcomes for healthcare workers. 

Speaker:

BARBARA IVANKO, LCSW

March 2024

March FYI

FYI 24.3 

Coming Soon

March TOT

TOT 24.3

Coming Soon

Subscriber Webinar

March 2023

TBD

Speaker:

KAISHAUNA GUIDRY, MD

February 2024

February FYI

FYI 24.2 

Medicare Advantage, VBID and your Hospice!

CMS is seeking Hospice feedback about the evolution of the VBID program.

Bonus FYI

FYI 24.2.a 

OIG Compliance Updates and Resources

Get your Compliance Programs Ready! The OIG updated their General Compliance Program Guidance late in 2023 and promised that in 2024, we would start to see the provider specific guideline updates.

February TOT

TOT 24.2 

Coming soon!

Subscriber Webinar

February 2024

Who’s Who from the Attending to the Referring, to the Hospice Medical Director

Does everyone understand the difference or are they still confused?

Speaker:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C

January 2024

January FYI

FYI 24.1 – MFT and MHC Answers from CMS

CMS finalized the proposed change into a regulation and added the MFT (Marriage and Family Therapists) and MHC (Mental Health Counselors) to the IDG. This led to an extensive number of questions that were answered via a CMS FAQ document.

January TOT

TOT 24.1 – Compliance Program Self-Assessment

The OIG updated the General Compliance Program Guidance in late 2023. This guide is to be used by all health care entities, including Home Health and Hospice agencies to ensure their agencies are mitigating potential compliance risks. This tool provides an overview for self -assessment of your agency’s current compliance program.   

Subscriber Webinar

January 2024

Eligibility: Still a Struggle?

We will simplify the guidelines so your whole team will understand on how to stay compliant.

Speaker:

Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C