Introduction to Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)
  • August 21, 2019
  • Houston, Texas
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Introduction to Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM)


HealthCare ConsutLink's PDGM Training will provide Medicare home health agencies with insight regarding the consequential changes to the Patient-Driven Groupings Model.

August 21, 2019

6 Hours / 1 Day
Houston, Texas

Pricing:

Early Bird Pricing:
$199/person through 8/6/19

Standard Pricing:

$299/person

Lone Star College
University Park Campus

20515 State Highway 249
Houston, Texas 77070

Seminar Overview

Specific topics to be covered in HealthCare ConsultLink's Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) Training include:

  • Overview of PDGM
  • Determining Case Mix and Reimbursement
  • Agency Processes for Review
  • Transition to PDGM
  • Ensuring Agency Readiness for PDGM

Presenter: Charity Farnsworth, MBA, BSN, RN

According to the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) website, the Patient-Driven Groupings Model will be the most significant change to Medicare home health in this century. There will be radical changes to entire payment methodology, specifically the unit of payment, the case mix adjuster, the Low Utilization Payment Adjustment standards, and even payment for Non-Routine Medical Supplies.

All HealthCare ConsultLink activities are subject to earlier cancellation if it looks like the registration minimum is not going to be met. Registration will close once maximum is reached. Register early!!

Check-in: 8:00 am - 8:30 am
Workshop: 8:30 am - 4:10 pm
A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Nurses - 6 Contact Hours; Administrators - 6 Clock Hours

Pre-registered attendees will receive reminder emails with a copy of the presentation packet and handouts. **PLEASE NOTE: INTERNET ACCESS MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE, BE SURE TO SAVE TO YOUR ELECTRONIC DEVICE PRIOR TO THE CLASS IF YOU CHOOSE NOT TO PRINT OUT THE MATERIALS**

No late entry into conference, NO refunds. Participant must sign in and be present for the entire activity and turn in an Evaluation in order to receive a Certificate. Certificates of completion will be emailed within 5 business day after the completion of the activity.

HealthCare ConsultLink is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

HealthCare ConsultLink is an approved provider of Administrator's Training by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.

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