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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Distance Education Courses

  • Coding of Diagnostic Categories Part 1
    October 24, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Coding of Diagnostic Categories Part 2
    October 31, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This course is structured for the beginner coder or clinician to understand basic coding. This program series will provide attendees with an overview of how to assign ICD-10 codes and review the coding guidelines for ICD-10     Tuesday, October 17 Introduction (more…)

  • November 1, 2017
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Deconditioning is a complex process of physiological change following a period of inactivity that results in functional losses including mental status, continence and ability to accomplish activities of daily living. Although it is frequently associated with hospitalization there are strategies to combat deconditioning that are appropriate to the growing population of elderly home care patients.  With (more…)

  • November 8, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

It can be a very stressful time when your agency finds itself in a RAC Audit. It’s important to understand the auditor’s scope of work and how to respond in an audit environment. This webinar will cover: Brief background on the RAC for Region 5 – Performant – Overall scope of work & CMS expectations (more…)

  • 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…)

  • November 16, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

There are less than two months to complete preparations to be in full compliance with the long-awaited new Medicare Home Health Conditions of Participation that require full implementation on January 13, 2018. There will be no more delays, so if you have been counting on that happening, time is up! This 90- minute webinar will (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

  • November 3, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This is the required seminar for those who qualify and are pursuing Certified Dementia Practitioner certification or who just want to further their knowledge in the area of dementia care. See application for CDP Certified Dementia Practitioner for tracks and qualifications. If interested in pursuing Certified Alzheimer’s and Dementia Trainer application, click here. November 3, (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.