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Through the Home Care and Hospice Speaker Series, VNAA seeks to stimulate the exchange of ideas in a remote learning setting and intellectually enrich participants to improve the quality of home health and hospice care leading to improved outcomes. These informative webinars are open to members and non-members.

The registration fee is $75.00 for VNAA members and $150.00 for the general public. For each line, you may invite up to nine additional staff to participate in a webinar.

UPCOMING WEBINARS

Webinar Information Date  

There are a lot ways to raise money and communicate with your audience for your home health care organization: grants, special events, annual appeals, online and more. The challenge is to coordinate your fundraising methods and communications with your mission and constituent preferences. Today's donors are looking for a multi-channel relationship, meaning they want to engage and give to your organization in a variety of ways or "channels" such as online, in person or even by mail. In this session you will learn 7 essential steps for developing and managing a multi-channel, integrated fundraising strategy.

After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Learn about today's donors and their preferred communication and giving channels.
  2. Discover best practices in multi-channel campaigns.
  3. Get tactical advice you can implement right away to create a multi-channel fundraising strategy.

This webinar is sponsored by Blackbaud

Aug. 18
1:00 p.m. ET

CMS has greatly increased the record keeping and data requirements needed to complete this cost report. The cost reports will be used by CMS to recalibrate and adjust the hospice daily payment rates. This webinar will help participants identify and understand the many NEW requirements for the completion of the New Medicare Hospice cost report (Form CMS 1984-14). (Any fiscal period started after 9/30/14)

Aug. 25
1:00 p.m. ET


Sharon Litwin, RN, BSHS, MHA, HCD-D

The transition to ICD-10 is coming October 1. Are you ready? Join the Visiting Nurse Associations of America guest faculty, Sharon Litwin, RN, BSHS, MHA, HCS-D, for part two of a three-part-series, on Aug. 26 at 1:00 p.m. ET as she provides key information on changes in coding requirements.

After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand how to transition to ICD-10.
  2. Understand the basics of the chapters of ICD-10.
This activity has been submitted to the Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Maryland Nurse Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Aug. 26
1:00 p.m. ET


Whitney Press and Colleen Dolan

Interested applicants for the 2015-2016 Say “Boo!” to The Flu Program are invited to join a webinar September 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 pm ET to learn more about preparing for and hosting vaccination clinics. Help us promote prevention and Say “Boo!” to the Flu!

Sept. 2
1:00 p.m. ET

The fundraising world has changed and the growing popularity of mobile, increased engagement on social media and preference for online communications means your organization has to change the way it engages, solicits and communicates with constituents. Learn the steps for creating a dynamic and measurable strategy for online fundraising and marketing, including enews, fundraising campaigns, a gratitude strategy, social media, acquisition and engagement.

After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Develop an understanding of online fundraising ecosystem.
  2. Learn tactics for building your email list on your website, social and email.
  3. Learn about communication and giving preferences by generation.

 

This webinar is sponsored by Blackbaud.

Sept. 29
1:00 p.m. ET

The transition to ICD-10 is coming October 1. Are you ready? Join the Visiting Nurse Associations of America guest faculty, Sharon Litwin, RN, BSHS, MHA, HCS-D, on Sept. 30 at 1:00 p.m. ET, for the final installment of the three-part series, as she provides key information on changes in coding requirements.

After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Have and understand a Checklist for Success to assist with transition.
This activity has been submitted to the Maryland Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Maryland Nurse Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Sept. 30
1:00 p.m. ET


Thomas Boyd, MBA, CFE

The HHA cost reports of 2011 were used as the foundation of the rebasing of PPS rates for 2014-2017. Poorly prepared cost reports may have and can again contribute to insufficient Medicare payments. Don’t be part of the problem, try to be part of the solution. This webinar will help participants identify and understand the many requirements for the completion of the HHA Medicare cost report (Form CMS 1728-94).

Oct. 6
1:00 p.m. ET

The cost report is a Medicare compliance document. The completion of the cost report requires knowledge of the Medicare regulations and a signature acknowledging compliance. This webinar will help participants identify and understand the many requirements for the completion of the existing Medicare Hospice cost report (Form CMS 1984-99). (Any fiscal period started before 10/01/14)

Oct. 20
1:00 p.m. ET


Thomas Boyd, MBA, CFE

CMS has greatly increased the record keeping and data requirements needed to complete this cost report. The cost reports will be used by CMS to recalibrate and adjust the hospice daily payment rates. This webinar will help participants identify and understand the many NEW requirements for the completion of the New Medicare Hospice cost report (Form CMS 1984-14). (Any fiscal period started after 9/30/14)

Dec. 15
1:00 p.m. ET

Please direct all questions about registration to Heather Corbin at [email protected] or 571-527-1534.


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