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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Event Phone: 617-424-7000

  • January 16, 2018 - January 18, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Northeast Home Health Superhero Summit is the premier League … Alliance … Society … Squad … Legion … of home health agency executive masterminds from the Amazing Eight of northeast states (ME, NH, VT, NY, MA, CT, RI, NJ)! Gather with your northeast peers at the Summit for leaps and bounds of policy updates, hot-topic (more…)

  • 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 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…)

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Distance Education Courses

  • Understanding Depression
    December 14, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Recognizing & Reporting Patient Abuse
    January 11, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Dealing with Combative Dementia Patients
    February 8, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 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…)

  • December 20, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

    This final rule updates the home health prospective payment system (HH PPS) payment rates, including the national, standardized 60-day episode payment rates, the national per-visit rates, and the non-routine medical supply (NRS) conversion factor, effective for home health episodes of (more…)

  • January 9, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Unpacking the Long Term Care Mega Rule – Encouraging Collaboration and Patient-Centered Pharmaceutical Care in Nursing Facilities Webinar – Tuesday, January 9, 2018 11:30 am to 1:00 p.m. Eastern – Webinar Recording Available   On October 4, 2016, CMS released the Final Rule of the Reform of Requirements for Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities. This is (more…)

  • Part 1
    January 9, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Part 2
    January 10, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The HH COPs Interpretive Guidelines 2 Pt. Webinar Series January 9 & 10, 2018 | 3:00-4:30pm EST The long-awaited revised Home Health Conditions of Participation will be fully implemented January 13, 2018. In this two-part webinar series, Judy Adams will provide a review of the final version of the Interpretive guide. Just as the final HH CoP (more…)

  • January 18, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

January 18, 2018 11:30AM-1:00PM Webinar Recording Available   Workplace violence is a growing concern for the home health care industry and its workers. Although precise rates of violent events specific to the home health care industry are unavailable, it has been well established that health care workers in general, and specifically those in the nursing (more…)

  • January 23, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

January 23, 2018 11:30AM-1:00PM Webinar Recording Available Program Summary Employers face major challenges when they consider the increasing difficulty of finding skilled people, a younger workforce with different attitudes about work, and a growing population of older workers heading toward retirement. Workforce challenges are among the top concerns for healthcare executives these days.  Organizations that are (more…)

  • February 7, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

February 7, 2018 11:30AM-1:00PM Webinar Recording Available   Program Summary The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have the authority to perform pre and post payment medical reviews of hospice Medicare claims.  With an ever increasing focus on fraud, abuse and waste, ADRs (Additional Development Requests) have become a harsh reality for all post- (more…)

  • February 13, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

The new HHC CoPs require a formal Quality Assessment Performance Improvement (QAPI) program at every home health agency – can you meet this standard? Do you know the strengths and weaknesses in your current QA or QI program? This session will outline the requirements for QAPI in the new CoPs and offer an action plan (more…)

  • February 15, 2018
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Act now! All small breaches (fewer than 500) must be self-reported to the OCR in February! The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) issues fines to HIPAA- covered entities that fail to implement the necessary safeguards to secure protected health information. The Hospice of North Idaho was fined $50,000 for not protecting 441 records.  In (more…)

  • 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…)

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Please let us know of programs that would interest our home care membership. All public notices are subject to Association approval.