When

Monday, March 18, 2019 at 8:30 AM
-to-
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)
 

Accommodations

$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

Where

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

Contact

Pauline Judge, CAP-OM 
Weatherbee Resources 
(866) 969-7124 
pjudge@weatherbeeresources.com 

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

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. TX-NM

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  These education activities have been submitted to the Compliance Certification Board (CCB) and are currently pending their review for approval of 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 program content or of the program sponsor.

CME  Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

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.

Agendas

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

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