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2024 QIP Collaborative: A Roadmap to Medicaid Reimbursement Success Package

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Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.


Registration Instructions

This is a packaged webinar series. 

The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). The price automatically reflects membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

Instructions:

  1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
  2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
    1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
    2. Obtain education credit.

Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.


Substitution and Cancellation Policy

Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 

  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 12/12/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    December 12, 2024 - This session will include a review of the Quality Incentive Payment calculation for rate setting.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    December 12, 2024  Review

    This session will include a review of the Quality Incentive Payment calculation for rate setting. Current and projected facility level key financial metrics will be reviewed. Data collected on the key performance indicators will be shared. Lessons learned and ongoing plans will be discussed.

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 11/21/2024 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    November 21, 2024 - This session will explore the essential components of UTI catheter associated UTIs (CAUTIs) prevention through a comprehensive care bundle approach.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    November 21, 2024  Prevention of Urinary Tract Infections and Catheter Associated UTI

    This session will explore the essential components of UTI catheter associated UTIs (CAUTIs) prevention through a comprehensive care bundle approach. Attendees will learn how care bundles can reduce incidents of UTIs, maintenance of low UTI rates over time, in-house treatment of UTIs with avoidance of resident's hospitalizations, and a reduction in antibiotic use which decreases the risk of antimicrobial resistance; and facility cost savings.

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 10/17/2024 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    October 17, 2024 - This session will delve into the complexities of a pressure injury management system.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    October 17, 2024  Pressure Injury Treatment

    This session will delve into the complexities of a pressure injury management system. Nursing competency and documentation play a critical role in continuity of care delivery and accountability. Discussion will review evaluation studies that have shown reductions in pressure injuries through implementation of standardized documentation and feedback reports. 

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 09/19/2024 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    September 19, 2024 - This session will incorporate a comprehensive exploration of evidence-based strategies and best practices aimed at preventing pressure injuries.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    September 19, 2024   Pressure Injury Prevention This session will incorporate a comprehensive exploration of evidence-based strategies and best practices aimed at preventing pressure injuries. Discussion will delve into the challenges associated with maintaining pressure ulcer prevention protocols and discuss effective solutions. Participants will gain insights into care bundle recommendations that integrate evidence-informed clinical interventions. Discussion will examine key performance indicators that assess behavior change practices in pressure injury prevention

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 08/15/2024 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    August 15, 2024 - This session will describe the key components in developing an antipsychotic medication reduction protocol that involves careful planning, monitoring, and collaboration.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    August 15, 2024   Antipsychotic Medication Reduction Protocol

    This session will describe the key components in developing an antipsychotic medication reduction protocol that involves careful planning, monitoring, and collaboration. A successful strategy goes beyond the minimum regulatory requirement and incorporates a person-centered and interdisciplinary team approach. Antipsychotic medication reduction requires a comprehensive understanding of the principles, challenges, and strategies involved.

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 07/18/2024 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    July 18, 2024 - This session will delve into the strategies and techniques used to address and respond to challenging behaviors exhibited by residents.

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    *Read registration instructions

    Embark on the next phase of our collaborative webinar series, where we delve into the next set of quality measures impacting Ohio’s Medicaid Quality Incentive Payment (QIP). Join us as we navigate the intricacies of Medicaid reimbursement, now enhanced for FY24 and FY25 with additional quality measures, staffing, and occupancy points, resetting semi-annually. This series equips nursing home providers with essential knowledge and tools to obtain Medicaid reimbursement and elevate quality outcomes.

    Throughout this series, nursing home providers will acquire insights into achieving results through collaborative synergy. Previous participants have affirmed the series' efficacy in keeping their teams focused on the QIP and Quality Measures. Each month, sessions will include financial projections, providing resources and insights to streamline processes and impact quality measures directly. Attendees can expect valuable tips, tactics, and resources to aid implementation throughout the series.

    July 18, 2024     Behavior Management in Antipsychotic Reduction

    This session will delve into the strategies and techniques used to address and respond to challenging behaviors exhibited by residents. Participants will explore how a person-centered approach that focuses on expressions as opposed to behaviors can lead to the root cause. Identifying the root cause of an expression will lead to effective non-pharmacological interventions. Discussion will include assessment considerations and the importance of thorough medical record documentation to support care decisions.   

    Registration Instructions

    This is part of a webinar series that must be registered for as a package. 

    The series price is $1800 (LeadingAge Ohio member) and $5000 (non member). Your price will automatically reflect membership status upon checkout. Please contact Molly Homan at mhoman@leadingageohio.org if there is a discrepancy.

    Instructions:

    1. One representative per site registers for the webinar series package here. A coupon/discount code for the site will be emailed to the representative in the confirmation email.
    2. The representative shares the registration information found in the confirmation email, including discount/coupon code, to others at their site who wish to:
      1. View the webinars individually/in a non-congregate setting and/or
      2. Obtain education credit.

    Each person wishing to view the webinar individually and/or obtain education credit must register for the webinar. The site's discount/coupon code will bring the cart to $0 at checkout.

    Continuing Education

    1.0 clock hours will be awarded upon successful completion. Pending BELTSS approval. 

    1.2 CPE credits will be awarded upon successful completion. 

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved provider by the Board of Executives of Long Term Services and Supports. Core of knowledge subject area(s): Care, Services and Supports; Operations; Environment and Quality; Leadership and Strategy.

    As stated in the Ohio Administrative Code Rule 4723-14-05, education that has been approved by a board or an agency that regulates a health care profession in Ohio or another jurisdiction is an acceptable option to meet nursing continuing education requirements.   

    LeadingAge Ohio is an approved CPE Sponsor from the Accountancy Board of Ohio, CPE.379, expiration date: 5.31.2025. 


    Substitution and Cancellation Policy

    Substitutions, in writing, are welcome at no additional cost. Cancellations received by two calendar weeks prior to event date will be fully refunded. Cancellations received between 7 and 13 days prior to the event date will be refunded minus a $40 processing fee. No refunds will be issued 6 or fewer days prior to the event date.

    Learners have 365 days from purchase date to complete the course. 


    Stephanie DeWees

    Stephanie DeWees, HSE, LPN, LNHA, BS: Stephanie’s work in the health care industry began over 30 years ago, where she found her passion for caring for others as a nursing assistant in a senior care organization. Her work experience in the industry includes independent living, assisted living, adult day programs, home health, long-term care, and hospital. As a business owner and consultant, she helps companies and organizations increase their effectiveness, reimbursement, compliance, and quality standards. Stephanie implements her strategies and best practices in various healthcare settings. Her approach was founded on a purpose, inspired by experience, and driven by results. Her focus to impact quality of care, while being fiscally responsible has allowed her to obtain Five (5) Star recognition and deficiency-free surveys from state-administered programs.

    Edu: Bachelor of Science, Health Services Administration, Wilberforce University Practical Nursing School, Southern State Community College Credentials Certificate Health Services Executive.

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