7Countdown to ICD-10
ICD-10 aims to create a more efficient and cost-effective coding system to improve health care quality reporting. Transitioning to this updated coding system will result in significant diagnosis code changes, long-standing coding guidance adjustments and new organizational strategies. As the October 1, 2015, implementation deadline approaches, U.S. health care providers are becoming more aware of the need to prepare for the change.
9Learn Why “Digital is the New Traditional” in Senior Living Marketing
What are seniors looking for in 2015? With the number of seniors connected to the internet and active in social media climbing, digital expectations are higher than ever. Having a solid marketing strategy, both traditional and digital, for senior living communities has never been more important.
9MDS Series Part 12: Can I Skill this Resident?
This session will focus on the components of the traditional Medicare program -- technical and administrative criteria as well as the clinical criteria -- especially the other reasons to skill a resident if he/she cannot be skilled for rehabilitation (therapy) services. In other words, the Medicare world beyond therapy!
14Bridging the Turnover Gap in Your Senior Care Staff
Stability in your community's staff is crucial for maintaining your level of care and compliance. Are you ready to maintain your staff continuity - with the pending gap between supply of a quality workforce and demand - driven by the tsunami of aging Baby Boomers?