Contact Us | Print Page | Sign In | Create a member profile
Home Health Disease Management 4-Part Webinar Series
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
 

2/6/2019 to 3/20/2019
When: 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20
1:30-2:30PM
Where: Online Webinar Series
United States
Contact: Megan Fournier
617-482-8830


Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Webinar #1 (February 6, 2019)

Title:  Home Health Disease Management:  Patients with Diabetes

Description:  During this webinar, RN Project Coordinators from the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign team will provide an overview of Diabetes Best Practice Intervention Package (BPIP) including improvement strategies, tools and resources.   Process for accessing the HHQI University courses of ‘Diabetes Self-Management’ & ‘Diabetes and Your Patients’ (a course for home health aides) will be shared.

 

Webinar #2 (February 20, 2019)

Title:  Home Health Disease Management:  Patients with Heart Failure

Description:  During this webinar, RN Project Coordinators from the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign team will provide an overview of the Disease Management:  Heart Failure Best Practice Intervention Package (BPIP) including improvement strategies, tools and resources.  Highlights will include HHQI University courses presented by nationally known speakers titled ‘Exercise Prescription for the Home Health Patient with Heart Failure’ & ‘Maintenance Therapy for Home Health Patients with Heart Failure’ – both of which have been approved for nursing and physical therapy continuing education credits.

 

Webinar #3 (March 6, 2019)

Title:  Home Health Disease Management:  Cardiovascular Disease beyond Heart Failure

Description:  During this webinar, RN Project Coordinators from the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign team will provide an overview of the Preventative Cardiovascular (Aspirin as Appropriate, Blood Pressure Control, Statin Therapy, and Smoking Cessation) BPIPs including improvement strategies, tools and resources.  Additional highlights will include the HHCDR (Home Health Cardiovascular Data Registry) and the multiple HHQI University courses available, including a home health aide course, ‘Heart Attack & Stroke Risk Factors, Signs & Symptoms.

 

Webinar #4 (March 20, 2019)

Title:  Home Health Disease Management:  Respiratory Disease

Description:  During this webinar, RN Project Coordinators from the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign team will provide an overview of strategies and available evidence-based tools and resources for both patients and clinicians to align with your current respiratory disease management program.  Highlights will include discussion of tobacco cessation resources, immunization resources, and unique patient self-management resources.

Presenters:

Misty Kevech, RN, MS is an RN Project Coordinator for Quality Insights, the Quality Innovation Network (QIN)-Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for the states of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Louisiana.  Her responsibilities are with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign and involve researching and writing Best Practice Intervention Packages (BPIPs) for home health.  BPIPs provide information, tools, and resources on key topics to improve patient outcomes.  One of Misty’s focus areas is on underserved populations and their specific needs including patients who are in underserved areas, those who are dual-eligible, experience significant health disparities, and those served by small home health agencies.  

Cindy Sun, MSN, RN is the Lead Cardiovascular Project Coordinator for Quality Innovation Network (QIN)-Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for the states of West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Louisiana.  Her responsibilities are with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign since 2009.  Her primary responsibilities include organizing the 100+ Network Coordinators, assisting home health agencies with integrating data-driven quality improvement into their QI plans, and assisting with the integration of preventative cardiovascular care into the home health setting through the development of educational resources and the Home Health Cardiovascular Data Registry.

 

 

Registration:

Members:  
$325 Full Series or $99/Webinar
Non-Members: 
$599 Full Series or $225/Webinar


Cancellation Policy: Submit cancellation requests by email to Michelle Burton at mburton@thinkhomecare.org. $25 or 25% cancellation fee, whichever is more, between 7 days and 24 hours of event. No refund for same day cancellation or no-show. Refund assumes registration paid in advance. Unpaid registrations remain payable, adjusted only for approved cancellation as above.

PAYMENT POLICY*:HCA of MA now requires that payment in advance. If we have not received payment before the event, you will be asked to provide it or proof of incoming payment in order to attend the meeting. Please be sure to send your open invoice to your accounting department so there are no problems.