Monday, March 18, 2019 at 8:30 AM
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 3:45 PM
Boot Camp | $695 

Additional 3rd day
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Striving for Documentation Success  |  $325
(Open to registrants attending the 2-day Boot Camp or anyone who has attended Boot Camp in the previous 12 months)


$185 per night + 15% tax
(Rate guaranteed to 2/25/19)
Renaissance Austin Hotel
(800) 468-3571 or (512) 343-2626

Room reservations are the attendee's responsibility.

Online Reservations


Renaissance Austin Hotel 
9721 Arboretum Blvd
Austin, TX 78759

Driving Directions 


Travel Information

Closest Airport:  Austin-Bergstrom Intl Airport (AUS)
18 miles from hotel / 25 minutes
Ground Transportation: 
Taxi approx $45 from airport, one-way
Super Shuttle (800) 258-3826 
Fee approx $22 one-way / $21 round-trip

Ground Transportation: Airport Shuttle including SuperShuttle & more.
ShuttleFare.com is offering a $5 discount off airport shuttle transportation to and from Airport and your Hotel.
To Book Reservation Click Link:
Austin Airport Shuttle
Coupon Code: WBR2019
(enter code on bottom right of checkout page before submitting payment). Once you complete your reservation an email confirmation will be sent to you and this will be your travel voucher for your airport transportation. It will also include instructions on where to meet your shuttle when you arrive at the airport as well as any important phone numbers for the day of travel.
SHUTTLEFARE CUSTOMER SERVICE:  For reservation changes or questions contact customer service: Phone: 800-851-4528
Email: customerservice@shuttlefare.com
Mon-Fri 8am-8pm EST, Sat & Sun 9am-8pm EST



Pauline Judge, CAP-OM 
Weatherbee Resources 
(866) 969-7124 

Weatherbee Resources
Hospice Regulatory Boot Camp
March 2019 - Austin, TX


Weatherbee Resources has provided more than 59 Hospice Regulatory Boot Camps across the country since 2006. More than 4,000 hospice professionals, surveyors, consultants, and others have attended Weatherbee's two-day boot camps for in-depth, timely and relevant information related to hospice regulations, compliance challenges and managing hospice scrutiny. 

Hospices across the country utilize Weatherbee's Boot Camps for orienting new staff and for the on-going training of Executive Directors, Hospice Medical Directors and Team Physicians, Clinical Managers, Corporate Compliance Officers, QAPI Coordinators, the Interdisciplinary Group, and others.

Boot Camp Planners & Faculty: Lynn Stange, RN, BSN, MA, CHC, Principal / President; Carrie Cooley, RN, MSN, Principal / Chief Executive Officer; Lauren Templeton, DO, HMDC, Physician Consultant; Mary Geer, JD, RN, Consulting Coordinator; and Colleen O'Keefe, RN, CHPN, Senior Consultant & Project Specialist; all with Weatherbee Resources; attorney Howard Young with Morgan Lewis; and Gregory Dyke, RPh, Pharmacist.

Co-sponsored by Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization. 

An additional third day of presentations, Striving for Documentation Success, continues discussion of the three case studies from Boot Camp and covers utilization of the Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs), hospice assessment tools (FAST, KPS, PPS, NYHA), documentation strategies and examples, PEPPER, TPE, and much more.

CCB  The Compliance Certification Board (CCB) has approved this event for up to 19.3 CCB CEUs. Continuing Education Units are awarded based on individual attendance records. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by CCB of this event content or of the event sponsor.

CME  This Live activity, Hospice Regulatory Boot Camp and Striving for Documentation Success Workshop, from 03/18/2019 - 12/18/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to   19.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses  Continuing education for nurses is provided by Relias, LLC. Relias is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American  Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Nurses will receive approximately 10 contact hours for participation in the two-day Boot Camp and approximately 5 contact hours for participation in the additional third day Documentation activity.

The Hospice Regulatory Boot Camp meets the criteria for completion of Regulatory & Compliance Issues, a Level II Module of NHPCO's Manager Development Program (MDP).

Texas  Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization is an approved provider of continuing education for Hospice Administrators by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission.

Criteria for Judging Successful Completion: Participants will only receive CE credit if they sign-in and remain present for the entire two days of the conference. Partial credit will not be given. Once the conference is over, the participant will be required to complete an evaluation survey online. Once the participant completes the conference evaluation, a certificate will automatically generate for the participant to print.

Handout materials, continental breakfast, lunch, and morning and afternoon breaks included each day.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation within 2 weeks of event is $100 fee. Substitution of another person from your hospice for same Boot Camp/3rd Day is no charge. No shows are non-refundable. Confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of registration and fee. For information or questions, call (866) 969-7124 or email boots@weatherbeeresources.com


Register by Fax or Mail - Member of the Hospice Compliance Network? Check with us for your 15% discount! (Retroactive discounts cannot be applied). Call for discount code - (866) 969-7124 or email boots@weatherbeeresources.com

Register Online Now!Register by Fax or Mail
Members of the Hospice Compliance Network receive a 15% discount! Call or email for more information (866) 969-7124 or email boots@weatherbeeresources.com