Events Archive

QI Scholars Initiative


  • Jan 24
    January 24, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • Jan 24
    January 24, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • Feb 28
    February 28, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • March 28
    March 28, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • April 25
    April 25, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • May 23
    May 23, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • June 27
    June 27, 2019
    8:45 am - 12:00 pm

Enhance the foundational knowledge of your home health and hospice managers by empowering them to lead care transformation efforts in your agency.   The QI Scholars’ Initiative is 10-month long program that combines the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Open School online courses on process improvement and patient safety with monthly peer workshops focused on home (more…)

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Home Health Therapy Updates—2019 and Beyond


  • Home Health Reforms—How Value Reforms Will Affect Therapists
    January 24, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Star Ratings and What They Say About Your Rehab Care Under Value-Based Purchasing
    January 31, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Medicare-Required Rehab Documentation—How To Get On The Medicare Path
    February 7, 2019
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

3-part series available for purchase individually as well!   Home Health Reforms—How Value Reforms Will Affect Therapists Thursday, January 24, 2019  ∞  10:00—11:00 a.m. Medicare reforms slated to begin over the next three years will alter the Home Health model in various ways. Rehab therapists will experience many programming changes from the new Value Models, (more…)

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Conference Call with Jane M. Hybsch


  • January 29, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ATECH closing leaves service gap: Conference Call with Jane M. Hybsch Tue, Jan 29, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Conference Line: 1-866-470-8024Code: 9654120884   (more…)

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Board Meetings


  • Jan Alliance Board Meeting
    January 30, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Feb Alliance Board Meeting
    February 27, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • March Alliance Board Meeting
    March 27, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • April Alliance Board Meeting
    April 24, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • May Alliance Board Meeting
    May 22, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

All Board Meetings on the 4th Wednesday of each month.  All meetings are at Concord Regional VNA, 30 Pillsbury St in Concord, unless otherwise noted.  We will do our meetings from 12- 3.  We agreed that initially our meetings will be in person, and we can switch some to conference calls as our operational transition (more…)

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Medication Appropriateness, Safety & Management – 4-Part Webinar Series


  • Part 3: Pain & Symptom Management, January 30, 2019
    January 30, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Part 4: Methadone Use at End-of-Life
    March 20, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

September 19, 2018  |  December 5, 2018  |  January 30, 2019  |  March 20, 2019 3:00-4:00pm ET   Medication management can be overwhelming for your patients living with a serious illness. This webinar series will provide an opportunity to learn more about medication regimens frequently used for patients receiving palliative care or hospice care services. (more…)

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Hospice Administrators Network Group


  • Hospice Admin Mtg
    January 31, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 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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Granite State Health Care Coalition Exercise Concepts Workshop


  • Manchester
    February 4, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Keene
    March 21, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Littleton
    April 3, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Lebanon
    May 13, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  The Granite State Health Care Coalition will be offering a series of five Exercise Concepts Workshops which may assist your organization with compliance with the CMS EP Rule.  Many of your organizations are required to conduct a facilitated tabletop exercise and a “whole community” functional exercise in order to be compliant with the CMS (more…)

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Home Health Disease Management


  • Patients with Diabetes
    February 6, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Patients with Heart Failure
    February 20, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Cardiovascular Disease beyond Heart Failure
    March 6, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Respiratory Disease
    March 20, 2019
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Available together or individually   Webinar #1 (February 6, 2019) Title:  Home Health Disease Management:  Patients with Diabetes Description:  During this webinar, RN Project Coordinators from the Home Health Quality Improvement (HHQI) National Campaign team will provide an overview of Diabetes Best Practice Intervention Package (BPIP) including improvement strategies, tools and resources.   Process for accessing (more…)

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Is Your Organization HIPAA Compliant with Text Messaging & Emails?


  • February 7, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The trend with today’s health care professionals is instant information by utilizing text and emails. Text messaging and emails are a fast, convenient way to communicate and collaborate with colleagues, patients and families. Is your staff putting the agency at risk by sending Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) unencrypted? Are you confident clinical staff and (more…)

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Functional Assessment & Treatment of COPD Patients: A Primer for Home Care Field Staff


  • February 12, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Program Information: Functional Assessment and Treatment of COPD Patients: A Primer for Home Care Field Staff An evidence-based educational program providing insights and relevant information on assessment and treatment strategies for home care patients suffering from the effects of COPD Webinar presentation, scheduled for February 12 2019, from 1-2:30 pm   Target Audience: Program is (more…)

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Clinical Directors


  • Jan 18
    February 14, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Most HCANH’s Clinical Directors’ Meeting are at Concord Regional VNA, 30 Pillsbury Street, Concord, NH, from 10-12noon.   (more…)

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The Caring Connection


  • February LNA/Aide Webinar
    February 14, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • March LNA/Aide Webinar
    March 14, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • April LNA/Aide Webinar
    April 11, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • May LNA/Aide Webinar
    May 9, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • June LNA/Aide Webinar
    June 13, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

2018–2019 Aide Webinar Series 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, (more…)

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(recording) Under the Wire: OASIS D Training


  • Recording Available-OASIS Data Collection
    February 28, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Recording Available- GG Elements
    February 28, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Recording Available- J Elements & CMS Q & A
    February 28, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The proposed updates to the OASIS item set, referred to as the OASIS-D, was posted by CMS today in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) requirements.  This proposed revised OASIS item set is scheduled for implementation on January 1, 2019.  Accurate data collection is vital to the success of any home health agency. This (more…)

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Private Duty Managers’ Forum


  • March 6 - CRVNA
    March 6, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • June 19 - CRVNA
    June 19, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Sept 18 - CRVNA
    September 18, 2019
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Dec 4 - CRVNA
    December 4, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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CASPER is a Friendly Ghost!


  • CASPER WEBINAR
    March 6, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Understanding how to run and interpret CASPER reports Thursday, March 6, 2019   1:00-2:00PM Online Webinar  Printable registration flyer: casper Flyer3.6.19   So much of our data in home health is derived from the CASPER reports. They are the foundation for Home Health Compare and a number of elements included in Value Based Purchasing. This session (more…)

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The Evolving Palliative Care Model


  • March 7, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

6th Annual Hospice & Palliative Care Conference Thursday, March 7, 2019 Jean Student Complex Saint Anselm College Manchester GENERAL INFORMATION TARGET AUDIENCE: This conference is ideal for nurses and other healthcare professionals who care for patients toward the end (more…)

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PGDM – BOSTON


  • March 12, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:15 pm

. The Home Care Hospice & Palliative Care Alliance of NH will co-sponsor with the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC), the Forum of State Associations, and the Home Health Financial Management Association, a PDGM Summit on March 12, 2019. Register online: Check your e-mail for your member code [su_button url=”https://www.thinkhomecare.org/events/register.aspx?id=1178620&itemid=7011131f-5dae-48ac-8702-afba11d91504″ target=”blank” style=”glass” (more…)

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Lymphedema Forum Meeting


  • March Lymphedema mtg
    March 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • May Lymphedema mtg
    May 8, 2019
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • July Lymphedema mtg
    July 10, 2019
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Sept Lymphedema mtg
    September 11, 2019
    8:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Nov Lymphedema mtg
    November 13, 2019
    8:30 am - 10:00 am

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Hospice & Palliative Nurse Certification Review Course


  • HOLYOKE, MA
    March 25, 2019 - March 26, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • LAWRENCE, MA
    March 28, 2019 - March 29, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Online registration is available through the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts. New Hampshire members use promo code: Hospice2019 . March 25-26 – Western MA (Holyoke, MA)  9:00- 4:30 Baystate VNA, 361 Whitney Ave., Holyoke, MA March 28-29 – Northern MA (Lawrence, MA) 9:00 – 4:30 Home Health VNA, 360 Merrimack St., #9, Lawrence, MA This (more…)

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