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TCG is here to end the year right and help your organization start 2015 ahead of the game. Mark your calendars now for these webinars about future trends, data collection, compliance and coding.

Webinar space is limited.
Contact Elizabeth at 913-362-0600 to register.

HIS Call with the Expert

October 9, 2014

New format! Data collection using the new Hospice Item Set has been in full swing since July 1, 2014. This 1 hour webinar will answer the questions you submit regarding utilizing the Hospice Item Set!

Presenter: Katie Wehri, BSBA

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There’s More to Hospice and Home Health Compliance than You Think – Better be Prepared

October 21, 2014

This webinar presented by two health care attorneys will discuss the current areas of scrutiny.

Presenters: Janice Anderson and Brian Bewley, Polsinelli PC

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OASIS C-1 ICD 9:  It’s Almost Here!

October 23, 2014

Participants will understand which M items will be changed, which assessments are affected by the changes and be able to utilize the CMS guidance for the correct completion of OASIS C-1 ICD 9.

Presenter: Ann Rambusch, MSN, HCS-D, COS-C, RN

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Hospice Coding:  Now and in the Future
(ICD-9 and ICD-10)

November 6, 2014

Guidance to help identify acceptable codes for patients without a clearly specified principle terminal diagnosis, etiology/manifestation code sets, dementia code(s) to select and other common coding challenges within both ICD-9 and ICD-10-CM.

Presenter: Judy Adams

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New and Improved Hospice Resources!

TCG Hospice Products – Now Better Than Ever

The hospice industry has undergone changes due to the Final Rule and The Corridor Group products have been updated to encompass those changes. Check out TCG’s hospice resources!

QAPI: A Step by Step Approach

QAPI: A Step by Step Approach will prepare your hospice with a foundation of how to chose Performance Improvement Projects (PIP), gather data, analyze the data, and make the “real life” enhancements to improve patient care processes and organizational efficiencies. There are two sample QAPI projects with examples of the Performance Improvement Projects (PIPs).

Hospice Quality Reporting: Putting It All Together!

This comprehensive guide looks at both components of the Medicare mandatory Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP) and provides essential information about the entire HQRP, outlines an implementation plan and walks through an example of incorporating a care process quality measure into a QAPI project.

Hospice Quickflips

Pocket-sized guides for the hospice clinician with resources and guidance about hospice eligibility, LCDs, HIS, IDT information and documentation.

Hospice Survey Toolkit

The Hospice Survey Toolkit includes audit tools that provide a way for your organization to assess your compliance with Medicare and many state regulations.

Hospice Coding Now and in the Future Webinar

November 6, 2014

This 90 minute webinar will provide guidance to help identify acceptable codes for patients without a clearly specified principle terminal diagnosis, improve compliance related to use of etiology/manifestation code sets, clear the confusion about which dementia code(s) to select, and tackle other common coding challenges to hospice within both ICD-9 and ICD-10-CM.

Hospice Item Set: A New Way of Thinking About Quality Webinar CD

This webinar discusses the HIS, its implementation and submission to CMS.


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