ABOUT THE PROGRAM
This program, developed and taught by Corridor, covers the Home Health Conditions of Participation in detail,
including the Medicare benefit from a clinical perspective including eligibility, face to face and recertification.
The PDGM payment model will be covered including common successes and failures. Throughout the program,
focus is placed on the regulatory requirements surrounding clinical documentation and the importance of
accuracy as it relates OASIS, 5-Star Ratings, and HHVBP.
Quality Assessment Performance Improvement will be covered in detail, including how QAPI and corporate
compliance work hand in hand. Compliance and all aspects of compliance and risk will be covered, including
details on enforcing agencies.
Objectives of Home Health Nuts and Bolts:
• Understand the basics related to the Home Health Conditions of Participation
• Identify documentation requirements regarding:
• Plan of Care
• Understand the PDGM payment model
• Describe the QAPI program and how it is related to Corporate Compliance
• Identify areas of Risk and the entities that enforce compliance
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS:
Annette Lee, RN, MS, HCS-D, COS-C
Annette is a registered nurse, with a Master’s in Health Care Administration,
practicing since 1990, with the majority of her nursing experience in home health.
For over a decade she worked with the CMS Medicare Administrative Contractor
(MAC) where she provided review of, and education on home health and hospice
documentation. Annette then began providing outreach and provider education
regarding Medicare reimbursement issues and effective documentation strategies,
assisting providers with ADRs and appeals. Today she marries together her experience
in the “real world” and the inside knowledge of Medicare to ensure providers can
meet the requirements of CMS, and ensure compliant, efficient operations. She
presents nationally on the Conditions of Participation, (COPs), OASIS, PDGM, HIS,
LCDs, and documentation and coverage for both the home health and hospice
benefits. Annette holds both the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical and
the Home Care Coding Specialist-Diagnosis certification.
This activity is eligible for 13.0 nurse contact hours.
The Association for Home & Hospice Care of North Carolina is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Prior to the webinar, you will receive a Zoom confirmation email which will include a join link to access the webinar, a
dial-in number and an access code to listen in via telephone. You will also be sent any pertinent handouts if available.
The registration fee covers one individual and one continuing education (CE) certificate (if applicable). Multiple site participation from individuals within your agency will require separate registration. For example: if your agency has paid for 1 participating registration but 3 people from your agency would like to attend and receive CE credit, your agency will need to pay a separate registration fee for all 3 participants. In addition, if your agency has sent in 1 registration but 3 people from your agency register through the Zoom link, your agency will be invoiced the registration fee for the additional 2 registrations. The handouts will be emailed to you to the email address you provide. Please feel free to provide an additional email address as a backup. If you would like to register more than 10 attendees from your agency, please contact [email protected] for discount group pricing.