2018 Prudent Hospice™ Approach to Live Discharge Series 1 of 3: Managing Live Discharges

April 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

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Live discharges have drawn the interest of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), MedPAC, and the OIG.  How is your hospice managing them?  This webinar will help hospices of all sizes meet the challenge and increase regulatory compliance.  You’ll learn the five types of live discharges, regulations for each, and key audits and monitors.  Participants will receive an invaluable one-page tool that simplifies a complex topic.


  • Why and what governmental agencies look at and what it means to your hospice
  • What the regulations say and mean
  • Who initiates the action?
  • Important point and action items for each type of live discharge
  • Measuring and monitoring
  • Actions of a Prudent Hospice™
  • Live discharges tool – which exit door is being taken?
  • Live discharge audit forms
  • Sample policies

This informative session is designed for clinical leaders, compliance officers and managers, IDG staff members, QAPI personnel, and education managers.

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