Event Calendar

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Hospice Coding Refresher

Start Date: 2/24/2021 11:30 AM EST
End Date: 2/24/2021 1:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Virtual Event


Organization Name: Ohio Council For Home Care and Hospice

Contact:
Ryan Crawford
Email: ryan@ochch.org
Phone: (614) 885-0434

Program Overview:

Hospice Coding Refresher

Hospice Coding can be a complex task. Join us for this informative webinar as we review the Coding Guidelines, Primary/Terminal Diagnosis and Secondary/Comorbid Diagnoses, Disease Specific Criteria, and detail how to put all the pieces together to achieve accurate Hospice Coding.

OBJECTIVES 

  1. Understand coding conventions and guidelines 
  2. Explain Primary Diagnosis/Terminal Illness and Secondary/Comorbid diagnoses
  3. Discuss disease specific criteria for hospice 

Presenter - Sharon M. Litwin, RN, BSHS, MHA, HCS-D

Sharon Litwin is currently Senior Manager of Coding & Clinical Consulting at Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc.  Sharon is the  founder and was the senior managing partner of 5 Star Consultants, a national consulting and coding firm specializing in homecare and hospice services since 2003.  Sharon was an ACHC and CHAP surveyor, performing Medicare deemed surveys for ten years. She is a current ACHC Certified Consultant.
 
Sharon assists homecare and hospice agencies in providing quality, meeting regulations, ICD-10 coding, OASIS, increasing outcomes and Star Ratings, and having continued survey readiness.  Sharon and HPS staff perform ICD-10 coding and OASIS reviews, QAPI, clinical record reviews, mock surveys and help agencies across the country stay in compliance.  Sharon is a regular speaker for education companies, state and national associations and publications.  

Registration Fee:

OCHCH Members - $49 (Per Attendee)
Non-Member - $110 (Per Attendee)

NOTE - Only attendees that have registered and paid in full will receive CEU's for this event.

Printable Registration Flyer - CLICK HERE!!