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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  • June 28, 2017 - June 29, 2017
    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, (more…)

  • September 21, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Motivational Interviewing is an evidence-based, person-centered approach designed to help motivate patients towards healthy lifestyle changes.   This workshop is ideal for those who work with patients around the management of chronic health issues. Led by MINT Interviewing Trainer, Lisa Stockwell, this highly interactive Motivational Interviewing training will support and strengthen the skills of (more…)

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Distance Education Courses

  • July 12, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The goal of performance improvement projects (PIPs) is to make improvements to address a problem. Lack of success in problem solving is often the inability to sustain improvements over time.  Quality improvement is tied to the hospice’s underlying systems of (more…)

  • Falls Prevention & Risks
    July 13, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Cultural Diversity
    August 10, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Quality Improvement Activities
    September 14, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Maintaining Professional Boundaries
    October 12, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Communications & Conflict Resolution in the Workplace
    November 9, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 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…)

  • July 18, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

When is it appropriate to discontinue regular medications for hospice patients? This webinar will highlight an approach to describing medications that incorporates both the evidence behind discontinuing medications and the art of making recommendations to patients and families while also addressing their concerns and fears.  Participants in this webinar will receive practical tips and strategies (more…)

  • August 17, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Review and discuss the FY2018 hospice final rule, and provide a comprehensive update of CMS’ plans and timelines for the hospice quality reporting program including public reporting and a comprehensive patient assessment instrument (HEART). Comments related to concerns CMS has over the source of clinical information used in certifying the terminal illness and comments related (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

  • Part 6: TESTING AND TRAINING — June 27, 2017, NOON EASTERN
    June 27, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

For Providers: Emergency Preparedness Rules Webinar NAHC is hosting a 6-part webinar series on the new Emergency Preparedness Rules. Members of HCANH and VNAVT save $200 by using code: EPR17-NHVT. Registration is done directly through NAHC. A Registration Flyer and link to register is below. A SIX-PART WEBINAR SERIES Description:  Beginning in November 2017, Medicare (more…)

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