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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Hospice Quality Reporting Program: What You Need to Know

Start Date: 10/23/2019 9:00 AM EDT
End Date: 10/23/2019 4:30 PM EDT

Venue Name: Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice

1105 Schrock Rd.
Suite 140
Columbus, OH  United States  43229

Organization Name: Ohio Council for Homecare and Hospice

Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice
Email: events@ochch.org
Phone: (614) 885-0434


Knowing and understanding Hospice Quality Reporting is vital for positive Hospice patient outcomes as well as avoidance of potential negative financial impact.  During the workshop we will discuss the evolution of Hospice Quality reporting, current and future Hospice Quality Reporting requirements, ways to make your Hospice Quality program more robust and ways to get buy-in from front line staff as well as leadership in the organization. 
Who Should Attend: This workshop is designed for anyone who participates in the Hospice quality program which includes staff who are new to Quality, seasoned Quality staff, Quality Team members and Leadership.
 This workshop will address:

  • Review the evolvement of Hospice Quality from voluntary to mandatory reporting
  • Review the Hospice Quality Reporting requirements
  • Discuss future trends and challenges of Hospice Quality Reporting
  • Discuss agency-wide (from front-line staff to leader) ownership of the Quality Program
Continental breakfast and lunch are included in the registration fee.
Registration opens at 8:30am.  

About the Presenter

Kathy Royer, RN, MBA, DMin, CHPN, CHPCA is the hospice regulatory director for the Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice.  She is a registered nurse with more than 22 years of experience in hospice.  She served as a corporate division director with a demonstrated history of improvement in quality scores.  She has expertise in hospice and hospital environments.  Kathy is skilled in corporate leadership development, operations management, regulatory consultation, coaching, Palliative Care, team building, and as a cultural change agent.

Registration Fee

OCHCH Member:  $149
Non-Member:  $275

OCHCH Office
1105 Schrock Road, Suite #140, Columbus, OH 43229

Crowne Plaza, 6500 Doubletree Ave., Columbus, OH 43229, PH: 614-885-1885
A hotel room rate of $94.00 plus tax is available on a space available basis.  Please phone the hotel & ask for the Home Care & Hospice Rate.

Continuing Education
Attendance for the entire program is required to earn Contact Hours.  A copy of the completed Continuing Education Certificate must also be submitted.  This program will provide 6.5 contact hours to RNs, LPNs, and clock hours for Social Workers.
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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Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 10/22/2019 9:00 PM

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