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Preparing for Surveys in the time of COVID-19 (Part 1: Homecare)
Tuesday, August 04, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
Category: Webinar/Call

Webinar Dates:

August 4, 2020 - Homecare Webinar
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

August 13, 2020 – Home Health & Hospice Webinar
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Cost:
Single Webinar:
Member: $75
Non-Member: $150

Both Webinars:
Member: $125
Non-Member: $250
*Unlimited participants at one location. Recording of webinar will also be available after the event.

HomeCare Webinar Description:

Current State and National Emergencies due to the COVID-19 pandemic have challenged non- medical home care providers to develop and implement enhanced infection prevention and control practices in order to safeguard workers and consumers. This session will provide strategies to develop an organization-wide pandemic plan for implementation and to prepare for a focused survey.

The webinar will include:

  • Practical infection prevention and control guidance for personnel, office management, visitors, staff education, staff responsibilities, safe care of consumers, and emergency staffing.
  • Policy and emergency operational recommendations for Long-Term Service and Support under CHC/MCOs.
  • Examples unique to the home care agency setting for verifying and documenting training, effective practices, PPE management, required surveillance and compliance.

Presenters:
Barbara Piskor, MPH, BSN, RN, NEA-BC
Owner, CEO
BKP HealthCare Resources, LLC

Jocelyn E. O’Donnell, MSN, RN, CPHQ
Lean Six Sigma – Green Belt, Villanova
Senior Consultant, BKP HealthCare Resources, LLC

Barbara and Jocelyn have many years of home health, hospice and non-medical home care experience as registered nurses, senior managers, executive administrators and surveyors. They specialize in Pennsylvania-based agencies but bring an industry perspective from national surveying.


Cancellation Policy: If you must cancel your reservation for any reason, please notify PHA in writing via email ([email protected]). If the notice of cancellation is received PRIOR to the day of the event/workshop, PHA will provide a credit, minus a 30% administrative fee. This credit must be used within one year of the date of issue on educational programming. Credit will not be accepted for membership dues or PHA’s Annual Conference. No credit will be given for no-shows or cancellations on the DAY OF or following the event/workshop. Substitutions are permitted up to the day of the event.