Events Archive

Wounds: Improve Results & Save Money


  • May 4, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Improve Wound Related Outcomes and Revenue Management Through Comprehensive Wound Assessment and Evidence Based Treatment Plans Wound treatment is too often based on wound appearance alone, and further compromised by communication of inaccurate assessment data to the prescriber. Knowledge and skills are needed to identify factors which contribute to or impede healing for various wound (more…)

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Medicare Conditions of Participation


  • Job Descriptions
    May 4, 2017
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Medicare Conditions of Participation 7- Part webinar series, Thursdays from February through May. Presentations begin at noon.  Detailed description attached.   In January 2017, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released updated rules to govern home health agencies to improve the quality of health care services for Medicare and Medicaid patients and (more…)

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The Caring Connections: LNA Teleconference Series


  • The Aide's Role in Infection Control in Home Care & Hospice
    May 11, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Eagle Eye Aides- Rocognizing Key Patient Abnormalities
    June 8, 2017
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  Your direct care staff needs quality educational offerings on caregiver topics important to them, and we have it!  This specialized monthly teleconference series, geared for direct care staff, offers a one hour educational teleconference, plus a concise newsletter handout for you to (more…)

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New England Home Care Conference


  • May 16, 2017 - May 18, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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 returns to the Radisson Hotel Manchester May 16 – 18, 2017. (more…)

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HCANH Board Meeting


  • Conference Call
    May 24, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Annual Meeting- Meredith
    June 23, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • NH Hospital Assoc
    October 18, 2017
    11:30 am - 3:00 pm
  • Conference Call
    November 15, 2017
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • NH Hospital Assoc
    December 13, 2017
    11:30 am - 3:00 pm

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CQI Forum Meetings


  • May
    May 25, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • June
    June 22, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • September
    September 28, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • October
    October 26, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • November
    November 30, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • December
    December 21, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:30 pm

January 26 February 23 March 23 April 27 May 25 June 22 September 28 October 26 November 30 December 21 (more…)

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Behavorial Health Affinity Group


  • June
    June 2, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • September
    September 1, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Health Managers!  With the Clear Path Project entering its third year, many HCANH member agencies now have successful behavioral health programs.  There are also some agencies still in early stages of implementation.  No matter where your agency is along this path, there are lessons to be learned.  HCANH’s affinity groups have always provided an opportunity (more…)

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Skin & Wound Management Course


  • June 5, 2017 - June 9, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Skin and Wound Management Course Content and Agenda June 5-9, 2017 9:00 am to 4:30 NHTI in Concord, NH This spring the Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI) (more…)

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Lymphedema Work Group


  • June 14, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • September 13, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • November 8, 2017
    8:30 am - 10:30 am

HCANH is in the beginning stages of creating a lymphedema work-group to focus on several areas of lymphedema care, one of which is the need to create a more formal directory of lymphedema therapists in Homecare.  The goal of this  list is to allow for greater communication and collaboration across agencies, allowing for clinical support (more…)

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Rehab Therapy Affinity Group Meeting


  • June 14, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • September 13, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • December 13, 2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Rehab Affinity Group is made up of therapist and assistants who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the elderly, to develop functional activities for their daily lives. Topics have included preventing the loss of mobility, developing fitness and wellness-oriented programs and providing services to our varied Home Care populations where (more…)

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Annual Meeting


  • June 23, 2017
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

We return to Meredith for our annual meeting co-hosted with the New Hampshire Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. This year we are in the Flagship Ballroom at Mill Falls at the Lake, 312 Daniel Webster Highway.   Moe details to follow. (more…)

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Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy


  • 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…)

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Discontinuing Medication Appropriately


  • 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…)

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Motivational Interviewing


  • September 14, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • September 21, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 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 behavioral (more…)

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Clinical Directors Group Meetings


  • Sept Meeting
    September 14, 2017
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Nov Meeting
    November 2, 2017
    9:30 am - 11:30 am

December 1, 2017 Meeting Our guest speaker is Denise Westcott Place, Director of Organizational Development at the Elliot Health System. She will present an interactive meeting on “Leading Productive and Engaging Meetings.” This is a great opportunity to learn how to get more out of case conferences, staff meetings and those ominous operational change meetings! (more…)

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HCANH Membership Meeting


  • October Membership Meeting
    October 18, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December Membership Meeting
    December 13, 2017
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Please join me on Wednesday, April 26th for the HCANH Membership Meeting.  It will be from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm at the NH Hospital Association, 125 Airport Road, Concord.   Our guests will be former NH Supreme Court Chief Justice John Broderick, who co-chairs the Campaign to Change Direction NH, and Attorney Brandon Garod (more…)

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