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Hospice in the Hot Seat: Details of Documentation Webinar

  • 16 May 2017
  • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Webinar


Hospice in the Hot Seat: Details of Documentation

Webinar – Tuesday, May 16, 2017
8:30 am to 10:00 am pst
Webinar Recording Available

Documentation by hospice agencies is necessary to support the patient’s admission, level of care, interventions, physician visits, IDT care plan, recertification, transfer and/or discharge.  How does any agency assure the proper and timely documentation paints the picture of the patient/family in a way that demonstrates the interventions and is meaningful to the payers?

This webinar will provide attendees with a working knowledge of the key risk areas in hospice documentation, compliance issues and strategies on how to respond. Plan now to attend this webinar and leave with insight to increase your confidence in documentation.

Program Goals:

  • Discuss the opportunities for education of staff on documentation
  • Consider the value of interrater reliability and peer chart reviews
  • Define the risk of inaccurate, untimely and incomplete documentation by all members of the IDG team
  • Outline resources for education and audit tools for your practice

  Presenter:  Lores Vlaminck, Principal, MA, BSN, RN, CHPN, a consultant for home care, palliative care, hospice, and assisted living providing education, training, mock surveys, and coaching.  Lores’ 40+ years of professional nursing experience spans clinical practice in both cardiac and intensive care, outpatient clinical services and as a founder and director of a Medicare certified home care/hospice agency.  Lores offers state and national education on palliative and hospice care and is certified trainer of the ELNEC (End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium) modules, EPEC (Education on Palliative and End-of-life-care) modules and the HPNA’s (Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses Association) curriculum.  Lores obtained her BSN and Master’s degree in nursing education from Bethel University, St. Paul, MN.

Registration Fee
Member rate is $130.00
Non-members $199.00

Indicate if you will be calling into the live webinar or purchasing the audio recording (fee is the same).  The live webinar includes the opportunity to ask questions of the presenters.  If you desire to purchase both the live webinar and the audio recording, pay the registration fee and an additional $30.

Continuing Education:  The presenters and program planners have no conflict of interest in regard to this webinar.  RNs and LPNs must participate in the entire presentation in order for contact hours to be awarded.  To apply for nursing contact hours, please mail an evaluation form and a $10 processing fee for each individual requesting hours.  Additionally, send in a completed sign-in sheet, listing the individuals at your facility that participated and noting those requesting contact hours. 

Individuals requesting contact hours will receive a certificate of contact hours earned.  Please make sure that you enter the Contact Person’s name in the Registration Form.  All correspondence and site registration information will be sent to this person.  No commercial support has been provided for this program.

Please note our cancellation policy:  If you cancel your registration prior to five business days before the program, you will receive a refund less 25% for administrative costs.  All cancellations must be made in writing.  No refunds for cancellations or exchanges within five business days of the program.  If due to unforeseen circumstances we must cancel this event, registrants will receive a full refund.

Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  (OBN-001-91) (OH -157, 4/1/2019).

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