COVID-19 Vaccine and Testing Tracker

As mandates emerge, providers need a way to easily record COVID-19 Vaccine and Testing information. CellTrak is holding a webinar to describe a possible solution for COVID-19 vaccination and test tracking.

The webinar will explore:

  • Vaccine mandates across the U.S. and how they’re affecting Personal care
  • What states have vaccine mandates in place and the nuances between states
  • CellTrak’s solution for COVID-19 vaccine and testing tracking
  • What happens if you choose not to comply?

Register here!

Webinar: Unleashing the Capabilities of MAOs to Deliver Health Innovation for Older Adults in Underserved Settings

  • Thursday, October 7
  • 2:30PM – 4:00PM ET
  • REGISTER

As part of a broader partnership, CMMI, the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) and the Administration for Community Living (ACL) are jointly sponsoring a webinar titled, Unleashing the Capabilities of MAOs to Deliver Health Innovation for Older Adults in Underserved Settings on October 7 from 2:30-4:00 PM ET to highlight the emerging, numerous opportunities for MAOs to support beneficiaries in more fully meeting their care needs and goals through novel approaches and services enabled by technology.

The webinar will provide an overview of the data supporting these opportunities and will include a panel of three speakers from payer organizations, each of whom will provide an overview of their experience and results in innovating in the use of technology to address unmet enrollee health needs.

Panelists include:

  • Mona Siddiqui MD, MPH, Senior Vice President for Enterprise Clinical Strategy and Quality at Humana, who will discuss Humana’s approach to the use of data and predictive modeling to proactively engage and provide care for the highest risk and most vulnerable populations;
  • John Wiecha, Medical Director, Senior Products Division at Point32Health, representing the newly combined organizations of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan will provide an overview of a recent pilot project to improve dementia care through a digital caregiver support program; and
  • Caesar A. DeLeo, MD, MHSA Vice President & Executive Medical Director Strategic Initiatives, Highmark Health Enterprise Clinical Organization, Highmark BCBS who will discuss Highmark’s experience with telemedicine to approach substance use disorders during the pandemic and results from a five-year data driven program addressing appropriate opiate prescribing through profiling and academic detailing.

The webinar offers attendees the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the evidence and potential of several technology-enabled services in improving access, quality and outcomes of care, including, importantly, for underserved populations and will provide MAOs with insights more broadly on the challenges and solutions in design, implementation and evaluation of innovative and technology-enabled service.

MAOs that are considering such innovations who may wish to target the use of technology-enabled and/or other services based on chronic illness and/or Low-Income Subsidy (LIS) status through the VBID Model are encouraged to attend.

NAHC/HHFMA Innovations Webinar: Social Determinants of Health

Tuesday, September 28 2 – 3 pm ET Free to NAHC members! REGISTER The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and the Home Care and Hospice Financial Managers Association (HHFMA) will present an important new webinar, Social Determinants of Health, on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 from 2:00PM to 3:00PM Eastern. This webinar is free…

Webinar on Enhancements to HHS Security Risk Assessment Tool

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services are hosting a new webinar for users of the Security Risk Assessment Tool. Learn about the SRA Tool and how it can be used at your organization, hear…

Vaccine Mandates: What they Mean for Home Care

  • Monday, Sep. 20, 2021
  • 2:00PM-4:00PM Eastern
  • Free to everyone
  • REGISTER NOW

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present an important new webinar, Home Care Vaccine Mandate Discussion with Industry Leaders and Legal Experts, on Monday, September 20, 2021 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM Eastern. 

Description:

COVID-19 continues to have an impact on the home care and hospice communities across the United States. Now, conversation is swirling around vaccinations. Some organizations and states have already implemented requirements for employees to be vaccinated or face weekly testing. We ask you to join NAHC and other industry leaders, as well as legal experts from Polsinelli, for an open conversation about vaccine mandates and the impact they could have and are already having on our industry.

Faculty:

  • William A. Dombi, ESQ President, NAHC
  • Angelo, Spinola, Esq., Polsinelli
  • David J. Totaro, Chief Government Affairs Officer, BAYADA Home Health Care
  • Neal Kursban, CEO Family and Nursing Care
  • Susan Ponder-Stansel, President & CEO, Alivia Care, Inc.
  • Will Vail, Esq., Polsinelli
  • Emilie R. Bartolucci, Ed.D., MPA, CPXP, Executive Director, Private Duty Home Care at NAHC

Registration Fees
Members: Free
Non-members: Free

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Emerging Legal Trends in Home Care & Hospice Part 6: Wage & Hour Law

Please join Polsinelli Shareholder Angelo Spinola for a comprehensive overview of the most common pay practices utilized by home-based care providers that are targeted by the DOL and plaintiffs’ attorneys.  This presentation will include:

  • a review of the common challenges and best practices related to live-in and extended shift care programs,
  • pay per visit and salary plus compensation structures for skilled clinicians,
  • on-call, travel time, utilizing multiple pay rates and other common wage hour issues.

Mr. Spinola will also review the status of the litigation seeking to reinstate the prior overtime exemptions available to home care providers and other litigation and legislative developments.

Information on the Series

Beginning in May and continuing through December, NAHC will bring together the top experts in the industry to examine the most important legal topics in home care and hospice.

Home care and hospice is a highly regulated industry, as such, it forces providers to maintain a strong working knowledge of a bewildering array of legal issues just to stay in business — fortunately, NAHC has a solution. This 10-part webinar series offers an in-depth and practical analysis of the key legal topics every home care and hospice executive should understand.

Every part of your organization is impacted by legal and regulatory trends, that’s why we provide insight and guidance for every part of your organization from clinical to finance to legal. These webinars will help your entire organization stay ahead of the curve.

Faculty

  • Angelo Spinola, Shareholder, Polsinelli

Pricing

Individual Webinar
$29/member | $50/non-member
10-part Series
$199/member | $350/non-member

Webinars in the Series

May 6: Patient Acceptance and Discharge
May 19: Government Audits and Investigations
Jun 9: HIPAA 101: Back to Basics
Jul 14: Fraud and Abuse: Stark and Anti-kickback Law
Aug 11: Employment Law Issues
Sep 22: Wage & Hour Law
Oct: Survey and Certification: Terminations, Sanctions, Appeals
Oct: Payment Audits and Appeals
Nov: Managed Care Contracting
Dec: Legal Considerations in Mergers and Acquisitions

What Home Care Providers Must Know about the OSHA COVID-19 Standards

  • Thursday, Sep. 23, 2021
  • 3:00PM – 4:00PM Eastern
  • REGISTER NOW
  • Free to everyone!

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present an important new webinar, OSHA COVID -19 Standards: What Home Health, Home Care, and Hospice Providers Need to Know, on Thursday, September 23, from 3:00PM to 4:00PM Eastern.

As per President Biden’s Executive Order to protect health care workers from COVID-19 exposure, OSHA has promulgated an extensive and comprehensive standard for employers. The Emergency Temporary Standard for all health care workers which was released on 6/21/2021 is a heavy hitterDo not let the word TEMPORARY fool you. The home care and hospice industry should expect inspections and enforcement. This standard intersects with three other OSHA standards and OSHA is prepared to deliver financial penalties for non-compliance.

Join us and listen to the latest information.

Faculty:

  • Barbara B. Citarella RN, BSN, MS, CHCE, NHDP-BC
    Subject Matter Expert for Health and Human Services ASPR TRACIE
    National Healthcare Disaster Professional
  • Mary Carr, RN, MPH
    V.P. for Regulatory Affairs
    National Association for Home Care & Hospice

Registration Fees
Members: Free
Non-members: Free

NAHC Webinar Week: 4 Webinars Next Week on the Hottest Topics in Home Care & Hospice

This coming week is NAHC Webinar Week, with 4 webinars on some of the most important topics facing home care, home health, and hospice providers right now. Taught by some of the most respected subject matter experts in the industry, this is practical education that will help your organization improve care, deal with the COVID-19…

What Home Health, Home Care & Hospice Providers Must Know about the OSHA COVID-19 Standards

Thursday, Sep. 23, 2021 3:00PM – 4:00PM Eastern REGISTER NOW Free to everyone! The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) will present an important new webinar, OSHA COVID -19 Standards: What Home Health, Home Care, and Hospice Providers Need to Know, on Thursday, September 23, from 3:00PM to 4:00PM Eastern. As per President Biden’s…

Webinar: Palliative Care Across the Home and Community-Based Continuum

Tuesday, September 21 2:00-3:00PM Eastern Free to NAHC members! REGISTER The National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) and the Home Care and Hospice Financial Managers Association (HHFMA) will present an important new webinar in their Innovations series, Palliative Care Across the Home and Community-Based Continuum, on Tuesday, September 21, from 2:00PM to 3:00PM Eastern. This…