Events Archive

The Hospice Volunteer Manager Peer Group


  • July 1, 2020 - August 1, 2020
    2:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Hospice Volunteer Manager Peer Group call will be on Wednesday, July 1st , from 2:30-3:30 pm.   1 319 527 3512   code 610342# This is your time to share current program activities, strategies and concerns and to support each other.     Recent topics of interest include: When to allow volunteers to start visiting (more…)

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COVID- 19 Series – Emergency Preparedness, Infection Control and More!


  • Part 1 - COVID-19: Emergency Preparedness for a Pandemic – What Your Agency Needs to Know!
    July 8, 2020
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Part 2 - Infection Control & Prevention COVID 19 - Implementing a Comprehensive Surveillance Program
    July 29, 2020
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Part 3 - COVID-19 Best Practices - Patient Care, Staff Protocols, Containment and Contact Tracing
    August 5, 2020
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Part 1 – COVID-19:  Emergency Preparedness for a Pandemic – What Your Agency Needs to Know! Healthcare is currently facing a Pandemic called COVID 19.  How prepared is your organization to handle a pandemic?   This webinar will take you through current information on the novel COVID-19 virus.  We will discuss conducting a risk assessment (more…)

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Caring Connection 2020-21


  • 7.8.20 The Aide’s Role in Working with Clients with Diabetes
    July 8, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 8.13.20 The Aide’s Role in Nutrition and Hydration
    August 13, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 9.10.20 The Aide’s Role in Caring for Patients During a Pandemic
    September 10, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Why Participate? An investment in staff education is an investment in quality customer service for all types of agencies. For home health and hospice agencies, these hour-long webinars can be used to help meet the 12 hours per year educational requirements under the Medicare Conditions of Participation. For all providers, an educational investment in your (more…)

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Surviving COVID-19 with the Sepsis Alliance


  • July 9, 2020 - August 1, 2020
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Webinar Surviving COVID-19: The Path to Optimal Recovery  A webinar focusing on COVID-19 survivorship that will be held Thursday, July 9 at 2PM ET / 11AM PT! Almost any type of infection can lead to sepsis. The virus, SARS-CoV-2, can cause severe COVID-19 disease and lead to viral sepsis. (more…)

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Mastering Home Health Documentation


  • Working Successfully with Physicians
    July 9, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Think and Document Like a Medical Reviewer
    July 9, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

All webinars will take place from 3:00-4:30pm EST June 9 – Working Successfully with Physicians June 11 – Homebound Status and Need for Skilled Care June 18 – Face-to-Face and Certification June 25 – Think and Document Like a Medical Reviewer (POSTPONED) Hello, due to our speaker being under the weather at the moment, we (more…)

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Hospice Administrators


  • July 17, 2020
    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • September 18, 2020
    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Our next peer group call is scheduled for Fri. July 17th  at 2:30 pm  The length of the call depends on you, but no more than an hour.  This is your time to check in with each other and share information. These calls will continue bi-weekly if you want them. Please call 1 319 527 (more…)

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Engaging the Patient in Rehab Adherence


  • July 31, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Therapy non-compliance is a problem. Often home care patients are not complying correctly with their prescribed therapy schedule, which results in an unnecessarily heightened risk of morbidity, mortality and higher health costs. Emphasis has now shifted to an agreement between patients and practitioners about the course of treatment. This reframing sets the stage for therapy (more…)

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2020 Series for Beginner Coders


  • Session 1: Fundamentals of Coding 101
    August 11, 2020
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • Session 2: Coding and Its Impact on Reimbursement
    August 18, 2020
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • Session 3: Understanding Common Diagnostic Areas – Where Coding Mistakes Occur: Part 1
    August 25, 2020
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • Session 4: Understanding Common Diagnostic Areas – Where Coding Mistakes Occur: Part 2
    September 1, 2020
    11:00 am - 12:15 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 Please bring your ICD-10-CM Manual to class! Beginner Coding for Home Health  – Web Series August 11, 18, (more…)

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Becoming a Better Leader 2020


  • Characteristics of a Leader
    September 3, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Conflict Resolution Through Communication
    September 17, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Motivating Employees
    October 1, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Team Building
    October 15, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Project Management
    October 29, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm
  • Putting It All Together
    November 12, 2020
    8:45 am - 1:00 pm

Our leadership training teaches leaders new skills and helps them realize their potential. Grow your own leaders by empowering your existing and emerging managers with effective leadership training. Successful leadership produces its own rewards by shaping a culture that engages staff. How are you developing the next leader for your team? Join (more…)

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Rehab Managers Affinity Group Meetings


  • Sept 9, 2020 - Rehab meeting
    September 9, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Dec 9, 2020 - Rehab meeting
    December 9, 2020
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Quarterly meetings on the second Wednesday of March, June, Sept, December   Rehab Affinity Group Virtual Meeting for June   Wed, Jun 17, 2020 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/487352869 You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (872) 240-3412 Access (more…)

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Coding Update for FY 2021


  • September 10, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

So many things have changed in the past few months, one that doesn’t is your agency’s need for top quality, affordable training. Join Joan Usher for this 90-minute update on coding for FY 2021. Get it right the first time! Full description To be posted soon. Presenter:  Joan Usher, BS, RHIA, ACE, President, JLU (more…)

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Private Duty Affinity Group Meetings


  • Private Duty- Sept Mtg
    September 16, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Private Duty - Dec Mtg
    December 9, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 10:00 AM (2 Hours) Private Duty/CFI Group meeting 30 P Capital Room Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM (2 Hours) Private Duty/CFI Group meeting VIRTUAL MEETING Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM (2 Hours) Private Duty/CFI Group meeting 30 P Capital Room Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 10:00 (more…)

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CQI


  • CQI Sept 24, 2020
    September 24, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • CQI- Oct 22, 2029
    October 22, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • CQI - Nov 19 2020
    November 19, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • CQI - Dec 17 2020
    December 17, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am

Meetings are generally the 4th Thursday of each month at the New Hampshire Hospital Association meeting space, Airport Road, Concord. Meetings are 9:00 – 11:00 am May CQI Meeting The login information for next Thursday’s remote CQI meeting is below. You don’t need to register ahead of time, it’s just a join link. Add (more…)

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Alliance Annual Meeting


  • Alliance Annual Meeting
    September 25, 2020
    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Celebrate your ALLIANCE, and the accomplishments of the last year, at Church Landing, Mill Falls at the Lake. Our Annual Meeting will take place at Church Landing at Mill Falls at the Lake (formerly Church Landing at the Inns at Mill Falls). This beautiful hotel and conference center is located on picturesque Lake Winnipesaukee (more…)

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Pharmacology Refresher for Home Health Therapists & Nurses


  • Session 1: Terminology, Pharmacy Practice, and drug administration
    September 30, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Session 2: cardiovascular and respiratory medications,
    October 28, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Session 3: Diabetic medications
    November 18, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Session 4: pain and inflammation treatments
    December 16, 2020
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Home health clinicians encounter all types of medications in their patients’ medicine cabinets and it is important that they are well-grounded in pharmacology. This webinar series will cover the key principles of pharmacology and review medications used to treat common diseases and conditions including new medications and treatments used in new ways. Series participants (more…)

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Now What? Confronting staff with suspected substance abuse issues


  • October 7, 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Onsite program in Concord area; location to be announced. EACH AGENCY REGISTRATION ACCESSES UP TO 10 Participants. Program Description & Overview: Talk Objectives: What is the New Hampshire Professionals Health Program? Who are the “Stakeholders” in the program? What are Monitoring Agreements? What are the roles of the various boards involved in licensure? Requirements for (more…)

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Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy


  • 2- day workshop
    October 21, 2020 - October 22, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy OASIS-D data set 2- Day Workshop OASIS data collection continues to evolve! This workshop provides instruction on the significant changes implemented with OASIS-D based on the most current CMS guidance available. This effective, up-to-the-minute education is targeted for field data collectors, their supervisors, OASIS educators and reviewers, quality improvement staff, (more…)

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A Team Approach to Wound Care


  • December 31, 2020
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Wound care is an essential part of home care, but staffing all the necessary visits can be challenging for most agencies.  This multi-part series will give your nurses the tools they need to properly train nursing assistants and confidently delegate wound care — all within each person’s scope of practice.  The series includes basic wound (more…)

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Road to Wholeness


  • December 31, 2020
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This series will give the paraprofessional the skills to communicate with a client with mental illness, understand the symptoms of mental illness, what to report to the care manager on the case and how to assist a client to maintain their overall self-care management. Providing staff with the skills to understand the client with mental (more…)

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