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Workshop - Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy - September 15-16, 2021

Sep 15, 2021 08:00am -
Sep 16, 2021 04:00pm

Event Description

Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy Workshop
Presented by OASIS Answers

September 15 & 16, 2021

COS-C Exam - September 17, 2021

Embassy Suites, Baton Rouge, LA

Click HERE for Borchure


OASIS-D1 Data Sets:

OASIS data collection continues to evolve! Based on the most current CMS guidance available, this workshop provides a comprehensive look at the OASIS items including the OASIS-D1 revisions and OASIS related PDGM information effective January 1, 2020.  This effective, up-to-the-minute education is targeted for field data collectors, their supervisors, OASIS educators and reviewers, quality improvement staff, and those preparing for the COS-C Exam.

Experience the comprehensive and nationally acclaimed two-day Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy workshop and learn to confidently teach, audit and collect OASIS-D1 items accurately. Through guided, relatable, expert instruction, and participation in problem-solving discussions and more than 50 application scenarios, achieve mastery of the OASIS items, conventions, and the latest data collection rules.

The workshop educational objectives include:

  • Selecting OASIS responses that accurately represent clinical assessment findings
  • Providing accurate data for quality measurement and payment
  • Documenting OASIS data collection compliant with CMS resources and instructions

Rather than provide opinions, assumptions, or unfounded interpretations, the “Blueprint” presenters will model reliance on CMS guidance documents and provide and demonstrate strategies for how

Workshop Presenters:

Bobi Rose, RN, BSN, CWCN, CCCN, COS-C, is a registered nurse practicing in home health since 1994.  She has been a leader in both clinical and operational positions at the regional and national level with large corporate home health agencies.  Bobi has extensive experience in OASIS, Coding, regulatory compliance, operational efficiency, and outcome improvement and is recognized as an OASIS content matter expert. She is a Certified Wound Care Nurse (CWCN) and a Certified Continence Care Nurse (CCCN). Bobi holds the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) designation and is a Senior Consultant with OASIS Answers, Inc.

Megan Bernier, MSPT, COS-C, is a physical therapist with a Masters in Physical Therapy. She has worked in the home health industry since 2010 as a field clinician, as well as in supervisory and administrative positions supporting home health quality improvement, regulatory compliance, clinical documentation, and operations. She has a passion and appreciation for the critical need for OASIS accuracy and is a knowledgeable and energetic OASIS educator.  Megan holds the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) designation and is a Clinical Consultant with OASIS Answers, Inc.


BATON ROUGE (September 15 and 16, 2021):

Embassy Suites Hotel

4914 Constitution Avenue

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Embassy Suites Room Block
$129.00 + tax per night, use code HC2


Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical Exam
September 17 – Embassy Suites Hotel

Time: 8:45 am –11:30 am
Registration 8:15 am—8:45 am
Must be seated by 8:45 am

Initial Exam Registration Fee:
$250 – (reflects “Blueprint discount”)

Renewal Exam Registration Fee:
$200 – (reflects “Blueprint discount”)

The Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) Exam is a voluntary certificate examination for those interested in demonstrating and establishing their expertise and commitment to OASIS data accuracy.  *Register Online at https://oasisanswers.com/exam/5f52c22351406414009750ef or call OASIS Answers at (425) 868-2304!

Home Care Association of Louisiana is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Number of credits 13 hours.


Workshop Fees



 Before September 8th



 After September 8th
 & at the door





Event Type:Workshop
Early registration ends on Sep 08, 2021.
Regular registration starts on Sep 09, 2021 and ends on Sep 07, 2021.
Late registration starts on Sep 08, 2021.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
Member Fee: $445.00$445.00$495.00
Non-Member Fee: $695.00$695.00$745.00
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