Education Calendar


SEP
30
NEW!

NJHA has teamed up with the Attorney's at Oscislawski LLC to offer two workshops to New Jersey hospitals looking to take proactive steps to revise their data sharing policies and implement other documentation required to move toward compliance with the final rules governing information blocking by Nov. 1 deadline.


Each workshop is distinct (material is not repeated) and offers a 1.5-hour deep into applicable definitions, exceptions to otherwise prohibited information blocking practices and specific use cases and examples. A sample HIPAA policy tailored to at least one information blocking exception will be covered in detail during each workshop and provided to all participating registrants.

OCT
2
NEW!

NJHA and LeadingAge NJ & DE co-host this annual seminar, in the form of a webinar, to inform providers of the changing Medicaid Managed Care environment. Providers will learn about recent state policy changes and operational updates. In addition, each of the medicaid managed care organizations will offer presentations on their policies and operations for acute care, long term care, home and community-based services under MLTSS and behavioral health services. Topics will include new policies, case management processed, new technology/portals, market coverage and staffing changes, and any changes resulting from state contract changes.


Objectives:



  • To learn about managed care process changes, including case management, payment policies and market dynamics

  • To facilitate dialogue between the full continuum of providers, the managed care organizations and the state

  • To learn about the Department of Human Services' changes to the state contract wit the MCOs

OCT
14
Wed. 10/14
Wed. 12/16
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


 

OCT
14
Wed. 10/14
NEW!

The New Jersey Department of Health has approved a paid dining assistant curriculum for nursing homes that is compliant with CMS regulations for employing paid dining assistants. This webinar is designed as a train-the-trainer session for primary instructors who are registered nurses, as well as other members of the team (dietitians, occupational therapist, speech language pathologists, etc.) who may be involved in training paid dining assistants. In order to conduct a paid dining assistant program, the primary instructor must have completed a train-the-trainer session.


Objectives:



  • Understand the regulatory requirements for a paid dining assistant program

  • Learn the content that must be covered in a paid dining assistant training program

  • Describe the key steps in implementing the program and the competency assessment requirements

DEC
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