Education Calendar


NOV
28
NEW!

New Jersey has had a mandatory universal transfer from (UTF) since 2011 under N.J.A.C. 8:43E, Subchapter 13. The product of testing and development by the field and the New Jersey Department of Health, the UTF originated as a toll designed to enhance and improve safety and the sharing of essential information at the time of transfer or discharge. This webinar will provide a review of the UFT, including the Department of Heath’s expectations concerning its use. Discussion of ways to improve the UTF will also be included.

NOV
28
Tue. 11/28
NEW!

Join us in an interactive dialogue on telehealth in today’s healthcare environment and specifically in New Jersey. This cutting-edge program will discuss clinical, practical, legal, and regulatory issues that hospitals, physicians and other providers face in using telehealth in various settings, including operation of telehealth programs, as well as licensure, reimbursement, medical staff bylaws, liability, and privacy/security. The program will also explore different settings in which telemedicine may be used and issues relevant to those settings, including inpatient, behavioral health, neurological assessments and care, home-based care, and continuing care, with discussion of such used by an expert panel of New Jersey providers using telehealth in various ways. The new (as of July 2017) New Jersey law expressly authorizing telemedicine services in New Jersey will also be discussed and its implications for providers.

NOV
29
Wed. 11/29
NEW!

Participants will ….
• Learn to recognize clinical indicators to correctly assign codes
• Understand the link between coding and quality
• Learn to correctly code and query for complications of care – HACs, PSI, and PC-01
• Gain an understanding of code specificity and how it affects sequencing, DRG assignment, and denials

DEC
6
NEW!

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.

DEC
8
Fri. 12/8

The New Jersey Hospital Association’s (NJHA) Institute for Quality and Patient Safety is committed to working with its members to improve hospital Antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASP) and associated patient outcomes.


The mission of the NJHA Antimicrobial Stewardship Learning Action Collaborative is to promote the use of the appropriate agent, dose, duration, and route of administration of antimicrobial agents both in the acute care setting and in the post-acute care setting in order to improve quality of patient care and patent safety while reducing excessive costs attributable to inappropriate antimicrobial use.

DEC
8
Fri. 12/8
NEW!

The ONL Annual Meeting & Awards Brunch: Celebrating Nursing Leadership in New Jersey


 


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DEC
13
Wed. 12/13
Wed. 12/13
NEW!

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.

DEC
13
Wed. 12/13
NEW!

The updates to the CPT Manual for 2018 will be effective January 1, 2018. 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 2018 CPT codes
• Reduce denials by reporting the 2018 codes accurately and timely by the Jan. 1st effective date

MAR
2
NEW!

This workshop is a deep-dive, application focused, full version of the beginning content in the Nurse Mentoring Institute’s (NMI’s) The Mentoring Difference curriculum, an innovative leadership development curriculum designed to deliver practical, evidence-based training that supports formal and informal leaders in creating and sustaining mentoring culture in their workplace.