Upcoming events

PDGM is on the horizon - what now?

Thursday, October 25, 2018 11 am Pacific / 12 pm Mountain / 1 pm Central / 2 pm Eastern

Join Netsmart and SHP on October 25th for a free webinar where we share the latest updates from CMS and review components of the proposed Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) program. You will learn the expected winners and losers of the new model, insights to help your agency prepare for a PDGM-like model, and how to work with your EHR partner to prepare for new requirements.

Past Events

SHP to attend and present at the 2018 Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo

Sunday, October 7, 2018 - Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Grapevine, TX

SHP is excited to attend the 2018 NAHC Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo, in Grapevine, TX. Visit SHP at booth #527, and we'll show you how our real-time reports and benchmarks can help you improve performance. SHP's Chris Attaya will also be co-presenting a two-part series on using data to drive performance and operations, don't miss it! 10/7 at 4 pm and 10/8 at 11:30 am.

SHP for Hospice: The better way to track and improve your quality

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 11 am Pacific / 12 pm Mountain / 1 pm Central / 2 pm Eastern

Join us September 26th to learn how SHP for Hospice can help you measure and improve quality in real-time, manage CAHPS Hospice Surveys, and ensure compliance with CMS hospice requirements.

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SHP to present on PDGM at the CareVoyant User Group Conference

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 2:00 pm Eastern Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, Chicago, Room Sienna III

Mark your calendar for: "PDGM is Alive and Kicking - Now What?" at the 2018 CareVoyant User Group Conference. The Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) is the latest proposal to dramatically change the way Home Health Agencies will be paid starting in CY 2020. Join Chris Attaya to learn the latest updates from CMS along with a review of the proposed PDGM components, expected winners and losers of the new payment model, and how agencies can be successful.

Welcome to the New SHP for Hospice Dashboard!

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 11 am Pacific / 12 pm Mountain / 1 pm Central / 2 pm Eastern

On August 21st 2018, SHP released significant enhancements to the hospice portion of the Dashboard. These updates included the release of a new widget that can be configured to display quality measures for all of the same data types as the Hospice Scorecard. Join us for an educational webinar to help you understand how to configure, and utilize these new features. We are confident that you will find these new tools to be powerful additions to your performance improvement arsenal!

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BKD/SHP Hospice Benchmark Leaders – New Benchmarks to Drive Your Hospice’s Success

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 11 am Pacific / 12 pm Mountain / 1 pm Central / 2 pm Eastern

In this SHP webinar, Mark Sharp from BKD will present findings of the first annual SHP and BKD joint benchmarking project to study the financial indicators of the hospices consistently in the top 25% for quality and financial performance. Please join us in this presentation as we combine financial, Hospice Item Set (HIS) and CAHPS Hospice data to identify the characteristics of top performing hospices.

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Using Benchmarks to Drive Your Agency’s Success

Thursday, August 9, 2018 12 pm Pacific / 1 pm Mountain / 2 pm Central / 3 pm Eastern

BKD’s Mark Sharp and Strategic Healthcare Programs’ (SHP) Chris Attaya will present findings of the annual SHP and BKD joint benchmarking project as they study the financial indicators of the agencies consistently in the top 25 percent for quality and financial performance. Join us as we combine financial, clinical, operational and Home Health Care Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems data to identify the characteristics of top-performing agencies. We’ll also consider how these benchmark leaders are positioned for anticipated payment reforms.

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SHP to speak at the 2018 NAHC Financial Management Conference

Monday, July 16, 2018 11:00 am -12:40 pm Austin Fairmont, Austin, Texas

If you are attending the NAHC Financial Management Conference and Expo this year don't miss session 102: HHVBP and Star Ratings – Updates and Keys to Success. SHP's Chris Attaya, Carolyn Flietstra of Christian Living Services, and Pat Laff of Laff Associates will be sharing insights on how to optimize operations for success given the recent changes to the star rating and HHVBP criteria. Monday, July 16th at 11am.

A Timely Journey: Home Care to Hospice

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 11 am Pacific / 12 pm Mountain / 1 pm Central / 2 pm Eastern

HealthEast Hospice had over 50% of their patients pass away within 7 days of admission to their hospice program and an average length of stay well below the state and national benchmarks. The number of referrals from their home care were also lower than what they expected. Join guest lecturers Autumn Zehren and Micki Ranallo Schaefer as they describe how they used the Lean methodology to identify the root causes and process improvements that helped turn their situation around.

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