Emergency Preparedness Plan Blueprint | The Necessary Tools for Compliance for LCHHS & HOSPICE


[W3414] Emergency Preparedness Plan Blueprint | The Necessary Tools for Compliance for LCHHS & HOSPICE
EP plan tools for Licensed and Certified Home Health Services & Hospice

TAHC&H VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: This program is a recording of an online training presented 05.20.2020 for the Texas Association of Home Care & Hospice Pandemic Recovery Virtual Conference. Subscribers receive 24/7 on-demand access from both home and office during the subscription period shown at the bottom of this page.

Presentation Info:

  • Presentation Date: May 20, 2020
  • TAHC&H Event: TAHC&H Pandemic Recovery Virtual Conference

Education-Training Credits:

  • TX HCSSA Administrator/Alternate Continuing Education
    • 2.5 Clock Hrs
  • Continuing Nursing Education
    • 2.5 Contact Hr(s)
    • This program awards CNE until 05/20/2022

CE Approval Statements:
· This program meets continuing education requirements for Administrators and Alternates under Texas HCSSA licensing regulations.
· Texas Association for Home Care & Hospice is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002151

HCSSA Topic(s) Addressed:

  • §558.259[d][4]agency responsibilities
  • §558.259[d][6]emergency preparedness planning and implementation
  • §558.260[a][3]basic principles of management in a licensed health-related setting
  • §558.260[a][6]risk assessment and management

Program Description: Some of the biggest changes in home health and hospice pandemic plans have been presented since the introduction of COVID-19 into our world. Reframing your Emergency Preparedness Plan is one of the most important steps you can take during a pandemic occurance. This program provides you with the necessary tools to be compliant with the requirements of both Medicare and Hospice emergency preparedness planning. The presenter discusses the details of the four (4) phases of emergency planning:

  • Mitigation - including education & awareness, hazard assessment, vulnerability assessment
  • Preparedness - including telecommunication plan, training, exercises and building relationships with community partners
  • Response - including taking quick action to save lives, protect property and the environment, and meet basic human needs and subsistence of the affected population
  • Recovery - taking actions after an emergency to restore and resume normal operation and rebuilding and repairing with goal of improving conditions and reducing future risks.

Program Learning Outcome: Participants will actively engage in the learning activity and apply the Home and Community Support Services Agencies (HCSSA) licensure regulations related to the 4 phases of Emergency Planning to their daily practice to improve agency processes and planning.

TAHC&H Faculty/Presenter: Jennifer Gibson Osburn

About the Presenter:
Jennifer Gibson Osburn
is a Registered Nurse with over 26 years of combined staff nurse, clinical management, administrator, and technology experience. She is a certified OASIS specialist and Home Health coder and uses this diverse background to engage attendees across the nation. Past seminar experience includes presentations for The Joint Commission, CHAP, NAHC, and numerous state home health associations.

As a seasoned Medicare regulatory thought leader, Jennifer regularly trains on PDGM, Conditions of Participation, Emergency Preparedness, Infection Control, QAPI, Documentation, Coding, OASIS, agency operations and management. Her heart for teaching and supporting home health professionals is the foundation on which she has launched a private home health education practice, Home Centered Insights. She is committed to the success of the home care industry and currently serves TAHCH’s Clinical Practice, Medicare, and Government Affairs committees.

[W3414] The Emergency Preparedness Plan Blueprint | The Necessary Tools for Compliance for LCHHS & HOSPICE

Subscribers to this webinar receive 24/7 on-demand access for three (3) months. When subscribing to this webinar along with other programs totaling 12 hours or more, the access period increases to six (6) months.

Available Options

Search by Presenter
So Tell Us...
Pay by PayPal