Date/Time: 03/21/2023, 12:00 pm
Dig into your Hospice Care Index (HCI) scores to assess your agency’s performance.
In this value-based, quality-care environment, don’t leave your reputation and profitability up to chance. Improving your HCI scores will increase opportunities to attract new referrals and partnerships. Part 2 of this two-part series will tackle the remaining five indicators.
AFTER THIS WEBINAR YOU’LL BE ABLE TO:
- Identify the Hospice Care Index indicators
- Assess your agency’s performance for each indicator
- Establish best practices for each HCI
- Implement process changes to improve your HCI score
CMS has established 10 quality indicators known as the Hospice Care Index. Each indicator is assigned a score if your agency achieves higher than the threshold. Agency scores are publicly reported for all to review and compare across the nation – including referral sources and patients. The Scoring & Developing PIPs Package
reviews how to use your QAPI program to drive desirable HCI outcomes.
Part 2 of this two-part series will concentrate on how to assess, plan, and implement changes through Performance Improvement Projects (PIP) based on best practices for the following HCI indicators: Burdensome Transitions (Type 1 and 2), Early and Late Live Discharges, and Per-Beneficiary Medicare Spending.
THIS WEBINAR WILL BENEFIT THE FOLLOWING AGENCIES:
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session is designed for leadership, QAPI staff, clinical staff, administrators, directors, and nurses.
- PIP charter sample
- PIP documentation sheet
- Training log
- PDF of slides and speaker’s contact info for follow-up questions
- Attendance certificate provided, however there are no pre-approved CEs associated with this webinar
NOTE: All materials are subject to copyright. Transmission, retransmission, or republishing of any webinar to other agencies or those not employed by your agency is prohibited. Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.