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Strategies for Success Using the Patient Driven Payment Model (Cleveland)


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Strategies for Success Using the Patient Driven Payment Model

June 18, Cleveland

6 CEs for Nurses, NHA, CPA

This program will help administrators, directors of nursing, MDS coordinators, therapists and other members of the IDT team apply information learned about the new Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) to develop strategies to capture the highest reimbursement rates possible for each Medicare Part A stay. Topics discussed will include choosing the primary reason for the SNF stay, how to code key MDS sections including GG, I, J, and K, the importance of resident interviews, rethinking the selection of the Assessment Reference Date for the 5 day assessment, and improving IDT communication and documentation to achieve a thorough and accurate 5 day assessment.

Dates & Location:

June 18, Cleveland
Holiday Inn Cleveland South
6001 Rockside Road
Independence, OH 44131

8:30 am Check In & Coffee
9:00 am Program begins
12:15 pm Lunch (included)
1:00 pm Program Resumes
4:15 pm Program Adjourns

Robin L. Hillier, CPA, STNA, LNHA, RAC-CT

Robin L. Hillier is a healthcare executive dedicated to post-acute and long term care. She is a Certified Public Accountant, a State Tested Nursing Assistant, a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, and is Resident Assessment Coordinator Certified and a Master Teacher through the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC). Throughout her career she has been involved in all aspects of facility operations, including ownership roles. She is currently the Director of Reimbursement and Quality Metrics for Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin, Ohio; Co-Owner of Quality Life Services, a home health agency; and President of RLH Consulting, which provides operational and reimbursement consulting to providers of skilled nursing, assisted living and intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Ms. Hillier was elected to the Board of Governors of the American Health Care Association (AHCA) in 2010, and served for seven years. She is Past Chair of both the Ohio Health Care Association (OHCA) and its' Educational Foundation (EFOHCA). She also serves on the AANAC Expert Advisory Panel. Ms. Hillier was a 2015 recipient of the Joe Warner Patient Advocacy award and the 2004 OHCA President's award. She is a graduate of both the AHCA Future Leader and Political Ambassador programs, and represented AHCA at the 2014 White House Summit on Working Families.
Continuing Education Credit:

This program has been approved for 6 hours of continuing education credit for Nurses, CPAs and NHA (Ohio BELTSS).

$125 Early Rate prior to June 4
$155 Regular Rate, June 4 or after

Non Members:
$145 Early Rate prior to June 4
$185 Regular Rate, June 4 or after

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