Education Calendar


SEP
12
NEW!

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals often face health challenges and barriers to accessing needed health services. An individual’s sexual orientation or gender identity has been identified as the underlying factors for stigma, discrimination and care inequity.

SEP
13
Tue. 9/13
Tue. 9/20
Tue. 9/27
Thu. 10/13
Thu. 10/20
Thu. 10/27

Session I: You Can Have it All! ICD-10 Coder Productivity & Quality
Discover solutions to improve coder performance. Learn how to identify issues decreasing coding productivity and quality in your department and how to increase the productivity while improving the quality of your coders using ICD-10

Session II: Modifiers Made Simple
Gain an understanding of the NCCI edits, procedure-to-procedure edits, and medically unlikely edits and learn how to append modifiers appropriately to ensure proper reimbursement. Modifiers Made Simple includes E&M modifiers, Modifier 59 and the X-Modifier subcategory, Modifier 50, 33, and more


Session III: Query Do’s & Don’ts
Gain an understanding of the importance of the query process while learning the do’s and don’ts of query writing. You will be walked through the process with real query examples for debridement, MI’s, urosepsis, CHF, BMI, and more.

SEP
16
Fri. 9/16

This program is a comprehensive seminar focusing on issues and challenges relevant to the Resident Service Coordinator.

SEP
19
Mon. 9/19
Mon. 9/19
NEW!

The Statewide Mother-Baby Summit is designed to assist providers in addressing barriers and identifying potential solutions for implementing the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding.

SEP
21
Wed. 9/21
Wed. 9/28
Wed. 10/5
Wed. 10/12
NEW!

These programs address complex coding issues that challenge a coders understanding. Participants will gain a solid foundation of the coding principles and learn how to completely and accurately code cases. Participants will also learn how code assignment impacts the MS-DRG as well as how to avoid system edits and denials.

SEP
21
Wed. 9/21
NEW!

To provide greater clarity to hospital and physician stakeholders, and address the higher frequency of beneficiaries being treated as hospital outpatients, CMS adopted the Two-Midnight rule for admissions beginning on or after October 1, 2013.

SEP
21
Wed. 9/21
NEW!

See the full agenda at
http://www.hracuity.com/healthcare-employee-relations-roundtable/

Attendance is extremely limited and closes on Friday, September 2.

NJHA members receive a $100 discount off the
Registration Fee ($395 $295)

Use Discount Code NJHA16.   Register now using Password: HCRT16.

Questions?
Contact NJHA Vice President Belinda Cooper at 609-275-4001.

SEP
22
Thu. 9/22
Thu. 10/13

The Healthcare Ethics Committee Symposium is designed to address the vital role of healthcare ethics committees and their unique responsibilities, including education, clinical ethics consultation and policy development and review.

SEP
27
Tue. 9/27
NEW!

Accountable care organizations, managed care organizations, hospitals and others are seeking strategic partnerships as all are focused on the “Triple Aim” model of healthcare reform. Post-acute and other providers can no longer focus on just the operational metrics. Current and future partners will demand objective results and outcomes beyond discharge disposition and re-hospitalization rates.

SEP
27
Tue. 9/27
NEW!

The mosquito-borne Zika virus has reopened conversations about the ethics of prevention, treatment and research related to outbreaks of diseases and public health emergencies. Zika, which has spread quickly across the Americas after it was confirmed in Brazil in May 2015, does not have the same infectious urgency as the 2014 Ebola virus outbreak, but has brought up similar concerns in how the international health community deals with the disease.

SEP
29
Thu. 9/29
Thu. 12/15
Thu. 12/15

Now in it's 12th year, this popular program, developed by NJHA Healthcare Business Solutions, is updated and offered quarterly throughout the year.  Each unique program will provide a comprehensive overview of new and revised Medicare rules and regulations.  Our expert staff will research, analyze and decipher the coding and billing rules and present them in a straightforward and organized manner cutting to the chase and presenting in simple terms what you really need to know.


Each quarterly program will address new, timely and evolving issues with its own list of agenda topics that are hot-off-the-press.

SEP
29
Thu. 9/29
NEW!

This program will provide review of what needs to be done to comply with federal privacy and rules, as well as provide a greater understanding of the Office of Civil Rights audit approach and also review what other things beyond the National Institute of Standards and Technology standards should be considered to combat cybersecurity attacks.

OCT
14
NEW!

This program is offered to board of trustee members to fulfill their state-mandated education requirements. The session provides a comprehensive understanding of the role and responsibilities of a trustee and is a primer for understanding the financial statements for healthcare institutions.

OCT
18
05/19, 06/29, 09/13 & 10/18
NEW!

This four-part webinar series will be led by the New Jersey Department of Health and will offer hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living providers a refresher on what is contained in N.J.A.C. 8:43E and focus on what is critical for compliance.

OCT
25
Tue. 10/25
NEW!

This one-day, fast-paced program offers a quick overview of the changes and revisions that frequently occur within The Joint Commission (TJC) accreditation, as well as those requirements that will impact organizations in the near future. Attendees will stay ahead of the curve by reviewing both new and revised standards, the latest compliance issues, changes to the onsite survey and the National Patient Safety Goals.

OCT
27
Thu. 10/27
NEW!

Learn about the steps required for a grant application to proceed from planning and submission through to award and closeout. Participants will drill down and learn more about each step in the process and get guidance that can maximize understanding of the grants process, all to help develop a successful grant application.

OCT
28
Fri. 10/28
NEW!

This program is a one-day workshop for participants to explore both the implications of upcoming bills related to nurse staffing ratios, alongside specific talking points and messaging development related to that proposed legislation.

NOV
18
NEW!

Sharpen Your Finance Expertise and Communication Techniques for Today's Healthcare Landscape

DEC
31
NEW!

Between November 2015 and January 2016, NJHA offered a four-Webinar series focused on helping NJHA and LeadingAge NJ members to take the necessary steps to successfully operate in a value-based payment environment. The series content builds from one Webinar to the next and is intended to be viewed in conjunction with the Readiness Guide that was developed by Health Dimensions Group for NJHA and LeadingAge NJ.