Events Archive

PDGM Bootcamp


  • September 24, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Home Health Care Clinical Managers/Supervisors of Clinical Services, Quality Management staff and Clinical Educators will play a key role in the successful implementation of the new Medicare Patient Driven Groupings payment Model (PDGM).  In this interactive session, attendees will learn the four key elements of the PDGM scoring system:  admission source and timing, clinical groupings, (more…)

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CQI Forum


  • Sept 27 2019
    September 26, 2019
    8:30 am - 8:45 am
  • Oct 27 2019
    October 24, 2019
    8:30 am - 8:45 am
  • Nov 21 2019
    November 21, 2019
    8:30 am - 8:45 am
  • Dec 19 2019
    December 19, 2019
    8:30 am - 8:45 am

Meetings are generally the 4th Thursday of each month at the New Hampshire Hospital Association meeting space, Airport Road, Concord. Meetings are 8:30 to 9:45 (more…)

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Episode Management Training


  • September 26, 2019
    12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us for the most recent information on home health’s new payment model, PDGM. Success in home health requires the capability of managing care in order to maximize patient outcomes at lower cost.  While the PDGM guidelines have been available for a year, CMS has recently proposed revisions to that may impact many workflows in (more…)

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Hospice Billing Series: Become an Elite Biller!


  • September 30, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • October 1, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • October 2, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

WEBINAR 9/30, 10/1 & 10/2, 10am- 11:30am Recording available Be among the elite group of billers that are current on all Hospice Medicare billing regulations.  Billing is a very critical part of hospice reimbursement, which driven by excellent care and documentation and a billing staff that can make it happen.  Is your hospice billing staff (more…)

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Quality and Compliance 4-part webinar series


  • Role of Quality & Compliance in Home Health and Hospice
    October 2, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Improving Quality: Star Ratings/Patient Satisfaction/PDGM using QAPI
    October 9, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • The ABCs of Compliance: Accountability, Best Practices & Consistency
    October 16, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Optimizing your QAPI and Compliance Programs with Successful Staff Engagement
    October 23, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

4- Part Webinar Series  Session 1- October 2nd – “Role of Quality & Compliance in Home Health and Hospice” Session 2- October 9th- “Improving Quality: Star Ratings/Patient Satisfaction/PDGM using QAPI” Session 3- October 16th- “The ABCs of Compliance: Accountability, Best Practices & Consistency” Session 4- October 23rd- “Optimizing your QAPI and Compliance Programs with Successful (more…)

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Onsite: Intermediate Coding


  • October 3, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2019- INTERMEDIATES ONLY! Level: Staff with a least 1 years’ experience in coding or experienced credentialed coders Accurate and complete coding will be essential for home health for timely claims adjudication and decreased requests for additional documentation. Monies are easily lost due to incorrect or incomplete coding. Currently an average coding mistake (more…)

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Becoming a Better Leader


  • Accountability
    October 9, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Team Building
    October 23, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Project Management
    November 6, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Putting it all Together
    November 20, 2019
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Leadership training is aimed at teaching leaders new skills and helping people realize their potential. Every home care and hospice agency needs a succession plan for it’s critical positions. Cultivating leaders from within is key to organizational stability. That is why the Home Care, Hospice & Palliative Care Alliance of New Hampshire is bringing (more…)

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2019-2020 Caring Connection Aide Series


  • HIPAA & Confidentiality
    October 10, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Alzheimer's & Dementia
    November 14, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Maintaining Client Dignity
    December 12, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Falls Prevention
    January 9, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • February Topic TBA
    February 13, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Infection Prevention & Control
    March 12, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Home Care Safety
    April 9, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Animals in Patient Care
    May 14, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Recognizing Violence & Patient Abuse
    June 11, 2020
    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 newsletter (more…)

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Membership Meeting


  • Member Meeting -October 16th
    October 16, 2019
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Member Meeting -December 18
    December 18, 2019
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Please plan now to join your colleagues from throughout the state at the Alliance’s Membership Meeting.   Agenda: Location:   (more…)

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Road to Wholeness for LNAs, Aides, & Personal Care Attendants


  • Role of the Aide in Mental Illness
    October 17, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Defining Depression & Anxiety Disorders
    October 24, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Schizophrenia & Bipolar Disorders: and Handling Psych Emergencies & Documentation
    October 31, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Substance Use Disorders; intoxication, overdose, basic principles of supporting recovery
    November 7, 2019
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  Road to Wholeness Behavioral Health   Nearly, 1 in 5 adults has a mental illness. By 2030, adults over 65 will account for 20% of the US population. Research from the CDC shows that Medicare recipients in home health have diagnoses of Depression at a rate of 37.9% and Dementia at 31.4%. These (more…)

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Clinical Directors’ Meeting


  • Clinical Directors' Affinity Group
    November 14, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Clinical Directors' Affinity Group
    February 13, 2020
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

Attention: The Clinical Director’s affinity group is not meeting Set. 12. Instead they encourage members to attend the: Episode Management Training with PDGM, offered by Gina Mazza on September 26 in Concord. Registration will be available at: https://homecarenh.org/wp-content/uploads/events/episode-management-training/.  The next regular Clinical Director’s meeting is: (more…)

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Hospice Administrators Network Group


  • Hospice Admin Mtg - Nov 14 at Concord Regional VNA
    November 14, 2019
    11:15 am - 12:30 pm
  • Hospice Admin Mtg - Jan 9 at Concord Regional VNA
    January 9, 2020
    11:15 am - 12:30 pm

As members of the Home Care, Hospice & Palliative Care Alliance of NH, you and your staff will be invited to network group meetings hosted by the Alliance that allow providers in similar roles to share current challenges, successes and resources.  These meetings are meant to be supportive, educational and a way to get to (more…)

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Hospice & Palliative Care Fall Conference


  • Fall Conference
    November 21, 2019
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Pre Conference Dinner
    November 20, 2019
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Best Care Possible: Next Generation Thursday,  November  21, 2019 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Grappone Conference Center 70 Constitution Ave Concord, NH Conference Description The Annual Hospice and Palliative Care Conference is a full day event that brings together colleagues and peers to share research, clinical best practices, and practice-related guidance and to advance and (more…)

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Sponsorship: Fall Conference


  • November 21, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Conference Sponsorship Available 24th ANNUAL FALL HOSPICE & PALLIATIVE CARE CONFERENCE The Best Care Possible: Next Generation November 21, 2019 Grappone Center, 70 Constitution Ave. Concord, NH   Promote your services and products to our community! Participate in our Annual Fall Conference on November 21st as a sponsor and/or exhibitor to network with colleagues. (more…)

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Private Duty Managers’ Forum


  • Dec 4 - CRVNA
    December 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Alliance’s Private Duty/CFI Forum on Wednesday March 6 at Concord Regional VNA, 30 Pillsbury St, Concord.  Our meeting is from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.  (Please note this is a different time than we usually meet.)   Our discussion topics are: Options for behavioral health training for private duty staff Legislative Update CFI rates Dementia (more…)

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Rehab Managers Affinity Group Meetings


  • Dec 11, 2019
    December 11, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March 11, 2020
    March 11, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • June 10, 2020
    June 10, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Quarterly meetings on the second Wednesday of March, June, Sept, December           Space is rather limited for these meetings. If you plan to attend please RSVP by clicking on the free “ticket” above.  Questions regarding the Affinity Group can be directed to Ernie Roy, ERoy@pbhha.org   Home Health (more…)

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St Anslem’s Hospice & Palliative Care Conference


  • March 5, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn About the Evolving Palliative Care Model   Registration and information will be available at: WWW.ANSELM.EDU/CNE We’re pleased to announce that the Alliance will co-host the 7th Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference with St Anselm College Department of Continuing Nursing Education. This is an excellent educational opportunity for nurses to enhance their knowledge of (more…)

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Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy


  • 2- day workshop
    June 24, 2020 - June 25, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy – OASIS-D data set Registration will open shortly OASIS data collection continues to evolve! This workshop provides instruction on the significant changes implemented with OASIS-D January 1, 2019 based on the most current CMS guidance available. This effective, up-to-the-minute education is targeted for field data collectors, their supervisors, OASIS (more…)

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