ExpiredHospice PEPPER – What does your update look like?

  • July 13, 2021
    11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Hospice Pepper Webinar

This session will take agencies through the winding road of Medicare scrutiny. While billing the Medicare benefit and getting paid relatively easy, there is always a risk of things being reviewed at some point and what can you do to avoid denials. This session will discuss PEPPER reports and other data analysis that agencies will need to review to ensure that their risk from medical review is limited. Don’t be caught in the comfortable position of believing that everything is okay. Attendees will take away information that will assist in assuring that your hospice truly is accurately documenting.

Learning Objectives:

Outline the targets that are calculated on the PEPPER Reports

Detail the targets and other data from the PEPPER reports that is used to evaluate a hospice’s performance

Detail the top reasons hospices are targeted for medical review that correlate to the PEPPER

Registration Fee $65

Webinar Access

Webinar login instructions will be emailed to registered attendees.

Please note:  Each registration is for one phone connection.

Continuing Education

The Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice is an approved provider of continuing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91))

RNs and LPNs must participate in the entire program in order for contact hours to be awarded. To apply for nursing contact hours, please return a completed evaluation form and a $10 processing fee for each individual requesting hours.

About the Presenter

Melinda Gaboury, is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc., an organization out of Nashville, TN that provides financial, reimbursement, clinical and operation services to the home health and hospice industries.  With more than 27 years of experience in Medicare Home Health, she is a presenter at both the state and national levels, and is interviewed frequently for national home health publications.  Ms. Gaboury is also the author of “Home Health Guide to OASIS D: A Reference for Field Staff.”  Ms. Gaboury has no conflict of interest in regard to this program.

 

Registration Instructions

Each registration is for one phone connection. Sharing of registration of fees with other agencies or individuals is prohibited.

Registrations will not be accepted without payment in full. Fees must be paid in full in order to participate. Webinar instructions and links to materials will be provided in a confirmation email. If the contact person does not receive an email two days prior to the webinar, please contact OCHCH to verify your status.

Cancellation Policy:  If you cancel your registration prior to five business days before the program, you will receive a refund less a 25% administrative fee. All cancellations must be made in writing. No refunds for cancellations or exchanges within four business days from the date of the program. If due to unforeseen circumstances OCHCH must cancel this event, you will receive a full refund.

Individuals requiring special arrangements as stated in the Americans with Disabilities Act, should notify OCHCH at least 48 hours prior to the program.

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