A new home health payment model being introduced in to the home health arena January 1, 2020. This is a huge change in payment reform for the home health industry. This course will detail out the specifics of this new payment model. Currently home health agencies are paid using PPS model, so this is a brand new model that home health agencies and home health clinicians will need to understand and work through in 2020. Through this course home health clinicians will have a baseline understanding of what the Patient Driven Groupings Model is and how they will be expected to incorporate it into their HH work life come 2020.
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on what the Patient Driven Groupings Model is and how they will be expected to incorporate it into their HH work life.
- Recognize background/history of Home Health payment reform.
- Identify differences in HH PPS in comparison to the future PDGM system.
- Identify the structure of PDGM.
- Identify factors of PDGM responsible for reimbursement.
- Identify LUPAs in PDGM
- Identify potential behavioral adjustments predicted with PDGM
- List the 8 strategies for success with PDGM
"Seminar-On-Demand" course are streamed on your web browser if the online version if purchased. Our SODs are optimized for the most current versions of Safari, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. A current version of Adobe Flashplayer is also required when viewing on a desktop or laptop computer. All SOD courses are mobile ready.
Contact Hours: 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Speech Language Pathologist, Nurses
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved
This course is offered for 0.20 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area).
Financial – Melinda Rochetti is employed by HealthPRO-Heritage and receives a salary. She receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service
Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact Anne Osborn by email Anne@HomeCEU or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.