May 21-22, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
(registration begins at 7:30 am)
Light breakfast fare and lunch will be provided.

Optional exam (separate registration required)
May 23, 2018
9:00 - 11:30 am
(registration begins at 8:15 am with doors closing at 8:45 am)


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Maine Hospital Association 
Training Room
33 Fuller Road
Augusta, ME 04330

Driving Directions 

Overnight Accommodations

There are several hotel options in the Augusta area for those requiring lodging. We recommend visiting Expedia or TripAdvisor to check availablity and to secure best rates.

Cancellation Policy

Refund requests for cancellations must be emailed to laurie@homecarealliance.org
by COB on Friday, May 11. Cancellations after this date are not eligible for refund, although substitutions are welcomed. Should the Alliance cancel the program, full refunds will be issued.

No-Show Policy

Registrants who do not attend the event are still obligated to pay their registration fee and are not eligible for a refund.


Laurie J. Belden
Associate Director 

Home Care & Hospice Alliance of Maine
Two-Day Workshop                                       

Monday, May 21 & Tuesday, May 22, 2018
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

“Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy” focuses on the current OASIS data collection rules. While these rules continue to evolve, "Blueprint" keeps you up to date--providing key source resources and source documents which can be rely upon after the workshop. Empowering staff with defendable OASIS scoring practices provides your agency with the winning outcomes and proper reimbursement you deserve to provide quality care. All sessions are presented by two expert instructors who have earned the Certificate for OASIS Specialist – Clinical (COS-C) designation. 

The workshop also serves as a comprehensive review for candidates who are seeking or renewing their COS-C designation (Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical).

Member Rate: $499*  /  Non-Member Rate: $799

*Alliance members are eligible to recieve a 10% discount when registering  three (3) or more individuals from the same agency.  Simply enter MEMBER3 in the promo code box (then select "apply") when registering the group online. 

Optional COS-C Examination

Wednesday, May 23, 2018  
9:00 - 11:30 am

The Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) Examination will include testing on CMS instructions related to the OASIS time points, regulations, patient populations and item specific scoring. (Reduced Certificate Renewal Fees apply if the renewal exam is taken or registered/paid for BEFORE the 3 year anniversary of the previous exam when the COS-C was granted. As a courtesy, all COS-Cs are given to the end of their expiration month to retest.)

Initial Exam Rate: $250
Renewal Exam Rate: $200