Education, Events & Meetings

This section is broken down into categories for ease of finding the program of your choice. For a more complete listings of Education Programs, visit our Calendar of Events page.

Workshops & Conferences

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  • March 12, 2018 - March 16, 2018
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Skin and Wound Management Course – Onsite Exam Available! Monday, March 12, 2018 – Friday, March 16, 2018 Location: Concord, NH NAWCO® EXAM OR RECERTIFICATION ELIGIBILITY After submitting your course registration, you will be directed to the application page of the (more…)


  • April 5, 2018
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Presenter: Lauri Domingo, RN Home Health Consultant Jurisdictions 6 & K Provider Outreach and Education National Government Services Many home health agencies are in the midst of CMS’s new Medicare Targeted Probe & Education (TPE) initiative. National Government Services, the Medicare Administrative Contractor of New England, has promised a new, more hands-on approach to (more…)


  • April 25, 2018 - April 27, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Six States. One Conference. Hundreds of Attendees. The New England Home Care & Hospice Conference and Trade Show is the region’s premier event for home care and hospice agencies. It’s hosted by the six New England state home care associations, which collectively represent nearly 400 organizations. This coming year, the conference will be held at (more…)


  • 2- Day Data Collection Workshop
    June 25, 2018 - June 26, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy – OASIS-C2 data set Effective, up-to-the-minute education targeted for field data collectors, their supervisors and those preparing for the COS-C Exam. Experience the comprehensive and nationally acclaimed two-day Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy workshop and learn to confidently teach, audit and collect OASIS-C2 items accurately. Through guided, expert instruction, and participation (more…)


  • June 27, 2018
    8:15 am - 11:30 am

 COS-C Exam The Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) Exam is a voluntary certificate examination for those interested in demonstrating and establishing their expertise and commitment to OASIS data accuracy. Administered the day following the Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy training, the scope of the COS-C exam is similar to the Blueprint workshop agenda, covering CMS guidelines related (more…)

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Distance Education Courses


  • February 28, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

February 28, 2018 11:30AM-1:00PM Webinar Recording Available Program Summary When we provide competent spiritual care, outcomes are improved for patients, families, professionals, and agencies.  Research indicates patients want to talk with their clinicians about spiritual concerns, but providers’ discomfort with the topic, lack of training, and a fear of breaching boundaries serve as significant barriers (more…)


  • Operational Lessons Learned from a Disaster Plan that Didn't Work
    March 7, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Reimagining the Plan of Care: a Pyramid Model
    March 22, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Understanding PT & OT Functional Tests: Selecting and Interpreting the Best Assessment Tools For Your Patients
    April 5, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Reducing Hospital Readmissions
    May 9, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

More for less this winter! The Home Care Association of New Hampshire is producing five webinars this spring.  From regulatory issues to PT Tool Assessments, we are sure you are going to want to offer all five of these 90 minutes webinars to your staff.  To make it more affordable for you, our members, we (more…)


  • March 7, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

This case study will help your agency better prepare for the unthinkable. Hear the experience of an agency that worked with local and regional groups, developed a comprehensive disaster plan for the care and safety of their patients only to discover IT DIDN’T WORK!!  Emergency preparedness will be a top priority in upcoming surveys. Failure (more…)


  • Confidentiality and HIPPA
    March 8, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Assisting a Patient with Chronic PainA
    April 12, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Infection Control in Home Care & Hospice
    May 10, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Enhancing the Patient's Experience with the Home Care Bill of Rights
    June 14, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

An investment in staff education is an investment in quality customer service for all types of agencies.   Your direct care staff needs quality educational offerings on caregiver topics important to them, and we have it!  This specialized monthly webinar series, geared for direct home care staff, offers a one-hour educational webinar, plus a concise (more…)


  • March 22, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Re-imagining the Plan of Care: A Pyramid Model Webinar, March 22, 2018, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm There are many ways to build a plan of care – but how do you know that the one you are using is effective, comprehensive and will support strong clinical care in the home?  The “Pyramid of Care” (more…)


  • April 5, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

There are so many assessment tool options available to home care, but so little time to research them all! Home care physical therapist and educator Ernest Roy has taken the deep dive to provide webinar participants with an evidenced-based review of tests suitable for field use by Physical and Occupational Therapists.  Roy will focus on (more…)


  • May 1, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 15, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • May 29, 2018
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

CMS requirements for coding, not only the terminal illness, but also the related and unrelated diagnoses, has created considerable challenges for hospices. Traditionally, hospices believed the official coding guidelines did not apply to hospice. Learning to apply the guidelines to hospice cases, including staying away from unacceptable primary diagnoses, getting medical director involvement, and determining (more…)


  • May 9, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Changes to reimbursement and funding has meant reducing acute care hospitalizations isn’t just good for your patients, it’s critical to your agency’s bottom line as well. Hospitalization is extremely expensive, accounting for one third of the $2 trillion in total annual health spending in the U.S. last year.  Perhaps surprisingly, as many as one in (more…)

Other Programs of Interest

Webinars From Alliance for Home Health Quality and Innovation

Train the Trainer Series for Caregivers working with Mental Illness

The New England Quality Innovation Network


  • February 21, 2018
    11:30 am - 12:30 pm

When Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM EST   Where This is an online event.     Who Should Attend This session is intended for clinicians, behavioral health workers, community health workers   Contact Brenda Jenkins, RN, D.Ay., CDOE, CPEHR, PCMH CCE bjenkins@healthcentricadvisors.org   Michele Kelvey-Albert MPH, CHES malbert@qualidigm.org Community Health Workers (more…)


  • April 5, 2018
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Presenter: Lauri Domingo, RN Home Health Consultant Jurisdictions 6 & K Provider Outreach and Education National Government Services Many home health agencies are in the midst of CMS’s new Medicare Targeted Probe & Education (TPE) initiative. National Government Services, the Medicare Administrative Contractor of New England, has promised a new, more hands-on approach to (more…)

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