Co-sponsored by Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization.
Monday, March 18, 2019 at 8:30 AM
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 3:45 PM
Boot Camp | $695
Additional 3rd day
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Striving for Documentation Success | $325
(Open to registrants attending the 2-day Boot Camp or anyone who has attended Boot Camp in the previous 12 months)
Weatherbee Resources has provided more than 59 Hospice Regulatory Boot Camps across the country since 2006. More than 4,000 hospice professionals, surveyors, consultants, and others have attended Weatherbee’s two-day boot camps for in-depth, timely and relevant information related to hospice regulations, compliance challenges and managing hospice scrutiny.
Hospices across the country utilize Weatherbee’s Boot Camps for orienting new staff and for the on-going training of Executive Directors, Hospice Medical Directors and Team Physicians, Clinical Managers, Corporate Compliance Officers, QAPI Coordinators, the Interdisciplinary Group, and others.
Boot Camp Planners & Faculty: Lynn Stange, RN, BSN, MA, CHC, Principal / President; Carrie Cooley, RN, MSN, Principal / Chief Executive Officer; Lauren Templeton, DO, HMDC, Physician Consultant; Mary Geer, JD, RN, Consulting Coordinator; and Colleen O’Keefe, RN, CHPN, Senior Consultant & Project Specialist; all with Weatherbee Resources; attorney Howard Young with Morgan Lewis; and Gregory Dyke, RPh, Pharmacist.
An additional third day of presentations, Striving for Documentation Success, continues discussion of the three case studies from Boot Camp and covers utilization of the Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs), hospice assessment tools (FAST, KPS, PPS, NYHA), documentation strategies and examples, PEPPER, TPE, and much more.
CCB The Compliance Certification Board (CCB)® has approved this event for up to 19.3 CCB CEUs. Continuing Education Units are awarded based on individual attendance records. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by CCB of this event content or of the event sponsor.
CME This Live activity, Hospice Regulatory Boot Camp and Striving for Documentation Success Workshop, from 03/18/2019 – 12/18/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 19.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses Continuing education for nurses is provided by Relias, LLC. Relias is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Nurses will receive approximately 10 contact hours for participation in the two-day Boot Camp and approximately 5 contact hours for participation in the additional third day Documentation activity.
The Hospice Regulatory Boot Camp meets the criteria for completion of Regulatory & Compliance Issues, a Level II Module of NHPCO’s Manager Development Program (MDP).
Texas Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization is an approved provider of continuing education for Hospice Administrators by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission.