The new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM), going into effect on Oct. 1, 2019, sets a combined 25 percent limit on concurrent and group therapy per therapy discipline provided. What does this mean for your therapy practice? This webinar will review definitions and best practice guidelines, including documentation, for group and concurrent therapy in skilled nursing facilities.
Course created on October 18, 2019
Course Type: Video, Audio, Text
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.1 Intermediate, Category 3: Professional Issues - Legal & Legislative;Regulatory & Reimbursement Issues; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), CE Broker #20-676911; IACET/0.1; NBCOT PDUs/1.25 Intermediate, Admin And Management
- After this course, participants will be able to define the terms group and concurrent therapy as indicated by Medicare.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe best practice guidelines for scheduling and planning group and concurrent therapy with patients.
- After this course, participants will be able to accurately list 3 elements to be included in the documentation to demonstrated medical necessity and skill.
|0-5 Minutes||Background, review of learning outcomes|
|5-15 Minutes||Relevant definitions|
|15-20 Minutes||Clinical rationale for group|
|20-25 Minutes||Clinical rationale for concurrent|
|25-35 Minutes||Documentation and billing|
|35-45 Minutes||Scheduling and planning|
|45-50 Minutes||Interdisciplinary roles|
|50-55 Minutes||Case examples|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP
Kathleen Weissberg, in her 25+ years of practice, has worked in long-term care as a researcher/educator and has established various programs in nursing facilities including palliative care, adult sexuality, falls management, dementia care and staging. She provides continuing education support to 6000 therapists nationwide as Director of Education for Select Rehabilitation. She is Montessori certified, a certified dementia practitioner, has lectured nationally, at the state level, and authored publications on dementia quality care and low vision.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.0 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Management (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Professional/Health care related (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
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