Events Archive

The Caring Connection


  • August LNA/Aide Webinar
    August 9, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • September LNA/Aide Webinar
    September 13, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • October LNA/Aide Webinar
    October 11, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • November LNA/Aide Webinar
    November 8, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • December LNA/Aide Webinar
    December 13, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • January LNA/Aide Webinar
    January 10, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 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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New & Changed ICD 10-CM Codes Effective 10/1/18


  • August 14, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The final 2019 codes were released by CMS on 6/11/18. A total of 615 code changes will take effect on Oct. 1, including 279 new codes, 285 revised codes and 51 code deletions. In addition to the code changes, there are also hundreds of changes to the Tabular instructions and Alphabetic Index. The final FY2019 (more…)

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Hospice & Palliative Care Golf Tournament Fundraiser


  • August 17, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

NHHPCO Golf Tournament Fundraiser Support the work of the NH Hospice and Palliative Care Organization! Join us for a Golf Tournament fundraiser on August 17 at the Stonebridge Country Club in Goffstown, NH. Shotgun start at 8:30, don’t miss it! Where Stonebridge Country Club 161 Gorham Pond Rd Goffstown, NH 03045   (more…)

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BLACK SKY: Earth Ex Disaster Drill


  • August 22, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

EIS Council * EIS Council \ EarthEx EARTH EX will also provide opportunities to integrate cross sector requirements into the decision-making cycle in a way that adds realism and weight to the consequences, helping enhance local, state, federal and public/private partnerships in preparing for response, restoration and recovery in Black Sky events and complex catastrophes (more…)

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QAPI- Ready or Not


  • QAPI- Ready or Not
    August 29, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The “new and improved” Quality Management Process is here!  Do you really understand the differences between what you were doing  what is now expected? Learn with Kathryn Roby, BSN, MA, MS, CHCE, Senior Consultant at Qualidigm, what the “new” QM process requires of us, how to collect and interpret the data that will be the (more…)

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Private Duty Managers Meeting


  • September Meeting
    September 5, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • December 5 Meeting
    December 5, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

  HCANH affinity groups are collegial, member-driven networking opportunities to share best practices, problem-solve challenges and delve into issues.  Rebecca Hutchinson, former director of Ascentria In-Home Care, is the facilitator for the Private Duty/CFI Forum.  She has experience both in private duty care and state-funded long-term services and supports.  The group meets quarterly. Topic (more…)

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September Series: What Every Home Care Clinician Needs to Know About Dementia, Depression & Delirium


  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders-What We Know and Keys to Managing the Patient at Home
    September 6, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • The 3 Ds: Dementia Depression and Delirium
    September 13, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Documentation for Behavioral Health-Is Your Record Clearly Telling the Story?
    September 20, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • The IMPACT ACT-How Do We Meet the Behavioral Cognitive Assessment Needs
    September 27, 2018
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Cognitive impairments, depression and behavioral issues have a major impact on a patient’s ability to recover from illness.  This 4-part series will help home care staff better understand how to assess patients with behavioral health conditions, establish appropriate care plans, document properly and fulfill the requirements of the IMPACT Act as it applies to neuro-emotional (more…)

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Lymphodema Workgroup


  • Sept 12 Lymphodema Workgroup
    September 12, 2018
    8:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Nov 14 Lymphodema Workgroup
    November 14, 2018
    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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Alliance Board Meeting


  • Sept Board Meeting
    September 12, 2018
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • October Board Retreat
    October 31, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • November Conference Call
    November 28, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • December Meeting
    December 12, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Rehab Managers Affinity Group Meetings


  • Sept 12
    September 12, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Dec 12
    December 12, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

June Meeting Cancelled The next date for the meeting is September 12 from 2:00 – 4:00 at Concord Regional VNA, 30 Pillsbury Street, Concord.   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 (more…)

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Clinical Directors


  • Sept 13 (10:15-12:15)
    September 13, 2018
    10:15 am - 12:15 pm
  • Nov 15
    November 15, 2018
    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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Coding Update for FY2019 – Understand & Apply the Changes


  • September 18, 2018
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

More than 473 code changes take effect for FY 2019 along with 279 new codes, 51 code deletions and 143 code title revisions.  This webinar goes beyond providing your staff with the code changes for October 1st and combines the impact to home health case mix as well as a review of the coding guideline (more…)

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Hospice Volunteer Education Day


  • September 20, 2018
    8:30 am - 1:30 pm

The 6th Annual Hospice Volunteer Education Day is Thursday September 20th, at the Canterbury Shaker Village, Canterbury, NH 8:30 – 1:30 pm (additional optional tour available) Theme – Ethical Dilemmas and Boundary Issues     (more…)

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CQI


  • CQI Meeting-Sept 27
    September 27, 2018
    9:15 am - 11:45 am
  • CQI Meeting-Oct 25
    October 25, 2018
    9:15 am - 11:45 am
  • CQI Meeting-Nov 29
    November 29, 2018
    9:15 am - 11:45 am

The purpose of Continuous Quality Improvement programs in Home Care is to improve health care by identifying problems, implementing and monitoring corrective action and studying its effectiveness. CQI programs focus on system issues- studying specific root causes and analyzing objective aggregate data to identify improvements in organizational structure and function. The New Hampshire Home Care (more…)

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Membership Meeting


  • Oct Meeting
    October 17, 2018
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Dec Meeting (NH Health Care Assoc. 5 Sheep Davis Rd, Pembroke)
    December 19, 2018
    8:30 am - 1:00 pm

Please mark your calendar for October 17.  The Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care Alliance will hold it’s first official Membership Meeting and Networking Luncheon from 8:30am – 1:00pm at the NH Hospital Association, 125 Airport Road, Concord, NH.   We are still finalizing details of the agenda, but topics will include: The outcome of (more…)

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