Education Calendar


OCT
27
NEW!

The program will examine the return to work issues facing employers in the healthcare industry, including what to do when employees cannot return to work due to back to school and health related issues. Employee travel, safety concerns in the workplace and layoff issues will also be covered.


This program will also include a discussion of job protections under federal and state law, with a focus on the new state regulations. It will conclude with a review of current litigation that has arisen from the COVID-19 workplace and practical tips and considerations to prevent litigation in your workplace, including handling internal claims in the current landscape.

NOV
18
NEW!

This three-webinar series taught by the LW Consulting, Inc. team of clinicians and administrators with long term care experience will address how to successfuly integrate an infection preventionist into a nursing home's or assisted living community's operations and quality improvement program.



  • Session 1, Nov. 18, 2-4 pm, will focus on the underlying federal and state requirements for infection prevention and control.

  • Session 2, Dec. 1, 2-4 pm, will address the roles and responsibilities of the infecion preventionist vis-a-vis the facility's team, with particular emphasis on policies, procedures, hand and respiratory hygiene, surveillance, QI and respiratory protection programs.

  • Session 3, Jan. 20, 2-4 pm for nursing homes will focus on QAPI, the team members' commitment and strategies for success and Jan 21, 2-4 pm for assisted living communities will focus on the impact on the role of team members and how to get results.


Objectives



  • To learn steps for successful integration of an infection preventionist as part of your facility's leadership team.

  • To maximize results through ensuring commitment of facility leaders and team members.

DEC
16
NEW!

Program Objectives:



  • To afford participants an overview of the most current issue of Coding Clinic

  • To offer a platform to ensure that coders are aware of the most up to date advice

  • an opportunity for discussion and questions related to the quarterly update


 

DEC
17
Thu. 12/17
NEW!

The updates to the CPT Manual for 2021 are effective January 1, 2021.  Changes will include revised and deleted codes, and new codes and modifiers.  This program will prepare health information coders to apply the new and revised codes accurately.
Webinar participants will gain an understanding of how to:



  • Implement changes in your facility to accurately report the 2021 CPT codes

  • Reduce denials by reporting the 2021 codes accurately and timely by the Jan. 1st effective date