Webinar on Demand: Documentation Challenges in the Post-Acute Landscape: Skilled Nursing Facilities and Long-Term Psychiatric Facilities
CHIA Product Code: WEB217
Webinar Date: March 23, 2021
During the pandemic, health information has taken on a large role in support of healthy financials and CMS compliance for skilled nursing facilities and long-term psychiatric facilities. Discover the impact of the COVID-19 emergency declaration blanket waivers for long-term healthcare providers with focus on documentation that supports reimbursement, legal risks and compliance.
Participants will review key quality improvements processes, resident rights, gradual dose reduction and regulatory requirements for psychiatric medications. Real life challenges and solutions encountered when implementing the Public Health Emergency blanket waivers will be shared. Key quality improvement regulatory and compliance strategies addressing the new COVID-19 survey and CMS focus will be highlighted.
The presenters will unpack the following hot topics:
- Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) completion
- Telehealth: physician, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, consultants and therapists
- Physician services: face-to-face visits
- Quality assurance and performance improvement (QAPI) focus on adverse events and infection control
- Extended time frame for providing copies of medical records
- Documentation challenges to support care, reimbursement, mitigation plan and compliance
- ICD-10 coding for COVID-19 performance measures
- COVID-19 focused survey: new F-Tags
Survey focus on gradual dose reduction and clinical justification for continued use of psychotropic/behavior medications in long-term psychiatrics and skilled nursing facilities
CEUs: 1.0 | HIIM Domain: Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance
This webinar has been approved for continuing education units (CEUs) for use in fulfilling the continuation education requirements AHIMA, AAPC, BRN, and ACDIS for CDI-related events not to exceed ten units from any single event. CEUs are based on contact hours. 30 minutes of attendance at an educational program equals .5 CEU. For full details on CEU qualifications, calculations, and more, view the AHIMA Recertification Website. CEUs may be adjusted based on actual time of event.
Rhonda Anderson, RHIA, QCP
President & Founder, AHIS Consulting
Rhonda inspires others to be educated, responsive, good listeners, adaptable, and quick problem-solvers. She believes that long-term collaborations with people, facilities, and corporations leads to success.
Barbara Phillips, RHIT, QCP, RAC-CT
Senior Consultant, AHIS Consulting
Barbara enjoys helping people to creatively and positively meet the challenges of maintaining efficient, up-to-date health information systems and collaborating with clients on solving challenging problems.
About Webinars on Demand:
CHIA offers Webinars on Demand, which are available for separate purchase after the live Webinar has been presented. This convenient format consists of the full 60-90 minute recorded presentation, distributed handout, and accompanying Continuing Education Unit (CEU) certificate. Each Webinar on Demand is only available for purchase and access for one year after the original recording date. After purchase, a Purchase Confirmation will be sent to the purchaser’s primary email address and will contain the access links.