My Employee/Client is COVID-19 Positive — What Do I Do Now?
Includes the most current knowledge of HHSC guidance...
- TAHC&H Virtual Event | 51st Annual Meeting & Conference | Recorded for On-Demand Access
- Presentation Date | September 3, 2020
- TX HCSSA Administrator/Alternate Continuing Education
- Continuing Education for Nurses
- 1.5 Contact Hr(s)
- This program awards CNE until 09.03.2022
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]agency responsibilities
- §558.260[a]basic principles of management in a licensed health-related setting
- §558.260[a]risk assessment and management
Program Description: Are you often asking yourself what your next steps should be when one of your employees or
clients tests COVID 19 positive? Look no further! With noted speakers, Kay Hollers and TAHCH Regulatory manager, Jennifer Elder, you will walk away from this
presentation with the most current knowledge of HHSC guidance. They will provide you with resources that are the latest recommendations as you will find yourself in
a moderated discussion on what steps agencies should be taking including policy, documentation and clinical aspects.
Program Learning Outcome: Participants will actively engage in the learning activity and indicate an intent to change or enhance
their practice by identifying critical steps to take when an agency has a COVID 19 positive client or staff member.
TAHC&H Faculty/Presenter(s): Jennifer Elder, TAHCH, Home Care Regulatory and Policy Manager | Kay Hollers, BSN, RN, MPH, Consultant, Healthcare Consultlink
About the Presenter(s):
Jennifer Elder Jennifer Elder started with TAHC&H in September 2019 as the Home Care Regulatory and Policy Manager.
Her experience includes Home Health and Hospice Administration, DME Management and Home Care Consulting. Prior to coming to TAHC&H she worked as a consultant from 2012 – 2017 for home health and
hospice agencies and DME agencies throughout Texas. She has hands on experience in the home care industry with the ADR process, QAPI programs, Marketing and Business Development, Licensing,
Accreditation, Plans of Correction and Informal Dispute Resolutions, Human Resources, Policy Development and Strategic Planning.
About the Presenter(s):
Kay Hollers is well known to TAHCH audiences as she has been an active member or associate member since her return to Texas in 1985.
Kay holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Texas with a major in Nursing and a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Texas School of Public Health. She also earned a
post-master’s Specialist Certification in Health Care Evaluation from Wayne State University College of Nursing in Detroit. Kay taught Public Health Nursing at Michigan State University and has practiced
in and consulted with home health and hospice agencies large and small, public and private. She currently is a consultant with HealthCare Consultlink. Kay likes to share her experiences and knowledge with
audiences and has been a frequent presenter for TAHCH conferences and seminars.
 My Employee/Client is COVID-19 Positive — What Do I Do Now?