OASIS Toolkit

We're excited to announce the complimentary release of our OASIS Toolkit filled with visual job aids and resources to support accurate completion of the OASIS-D assessment. This is a living toolkit that will continue to grow, so help yourself to the download and check back frequently for updates!

By |2019-03-19T15:44:27-04:00March 19th, 2019|Industry Updates - Home Health, Job Aid, Lu's Blog, OASIS-D|1 Comment

Medical Marijuana: A Home Care and Hospice Primer

With medical marijuana legalized in more than half of the United States, more and more home care and hospice patients are taking it to help them manage a variety […]

Medicare-Covered Occupational Therapy Services

Job aid and e-learning course that reviews Medicare Conditions of Participation and Coverage Criteria that describes reimbursement for Medicare Occupational Therapy Services. It reviews the OT's role as a dependent service and a qualifying service.

The Role of the Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioner in Hospice and Home Care

To assist agencies in better understanding the roles of physician assistants and nurse practitioners, we've prepared a job aid and short course below that reviews what these disciplines can and cannot perform.

By |2019-03-19T16:20:41-04:00February 20th, 2019|Apple Bites, Conditions of Participation, Eric's Blog|0 Comments

Home Health CoPs Frequently Asked Questions

On January 23, 2019, CMS published a an addendum to the Home Health interpretive guidelines titled, Home Health Conditions of Participation Frequently Asked Questions (HHCoPs […]

Common Areas of Home Health Agency Noncompliance

This post reviews common areas of Medicare noncompliance with the revised Home Health Conditions of Participation that became effective on January 13, 2018.

Hospice Core Services and the Use of Contract Nurses

CMS extension of the hospice agency's ability to use contracted nursing services in addition to core services related to the nursing shortage.

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