OASIS D: Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy

  • 03 Jun 2019
  • 8:00 AM
  • 04 Jun 2019
  • 4:00 PM
  • Providence Home Services King County, 2811 S 102nd St, Suite 220, Tukwila, WA 98168
  • 1


  • before 5/06/19
  • after 5/06/19

Registration is closed


OASIS data collection continues to evolve! This workshop provides instruction on the significant changes implemented with OASIS-D January 1, 2019 based on the most current CMS guidance available. This effective, up-to-the-minute education is targeted for field data collectors, their supervisors, OASIS educators and reviewers, quality improvement staff, and those preparing for the COS-C Exam.

Experience the comprehensive and nationally acclaimed two-day Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy workshop and learn to confidently teach, audit and collect OASIS-D items accurately. Through guided, expert instruction, and participation in problem-solving discussions and application scenarios, achieve mastery of the OASIS items, conventions, and the latest data collection rules.

The workshop educational objectives include:

  • Selecting OASIS responses that accurately represent clinical assessment findings
  • Providing accurate data for quality measurement and reimbursement
  • Documenting OASIS data collection compliant with CMS resources and instructions

Rather than provide opinions, assumptions, or unfounded interpretations, the “Blueprint” presenters will model reliance on CMS guidance documents and provide and demonstrate strategies for how to find defendable answers to your OASIS questions.

Workshop Brochure

PRESENTERS: Nancy Buseth, RN, PT-BS, COS-C and Kim Corral, RN, BSN, MAED, COS-C

Nancy Buseth has 19 years of home care experience working as a staff therapist, assessment therapist, rehab director and director of referral management. She has extensive experience in medical record reviews to assess Medicare compliance, OASIS accuracy, and ongoing documentation that meets Medicare criteria for medical necessity to ensure that standards are met and to prevent loss of revenue. She has a unique insight into the practice patterns and characteristics of both nursing and therapy practitioners and leadership, given dual licensure as an RN and PT. She has experience in working with Quality Improvement interdisciplinary teams to develop action plans to improve OASIS accuracy, patient assessments and outcomes. Nancy holds the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) designation and is a Clinical Consultant with OASIS Answers, Inc.

Kim is a registered nurse with a Master of Arts in Education, practicing in home health since 1984, with much of her career in home health. She has been a leader in both clinical and operational positions at the regional and national level with large corporate home health agencies, providing the clinical voice of quality, while increasing efficiencies. Kim has extensive experience speaking for national home care audiences on OASIS data collection and strategies, documentation standards, and operational processes to support OASIS and ICD-10-CM coding accuracy. She holds the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) and is a Senior Associate Consultant with OASIS Answers, Inc.


   Registration Rate
 HCAW Member (before 5/06/19)  $475 
 HCAW Member (after 5/06/19)   $500 
 Non-Member  $550 

**These prices do not include the cost of the exam. You will need to register with OASIS Answers directly to sit for the exam on June 5th.**

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Fees will be refunded only if written cancellation is received by HCAW on or before May 20, 2019. No refunds after May 20, 2019 but substitutions welcome. In the event of a written cancellation, HCAW will retain $30 of the initial fee to cover administrative overhead. 

HCAW has reserved a small room block at the Larkspur. Transportation will be provided to and from the workshop.

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Larkspur Landing Renton
1701 E Valley Rd
Renton, WA 98055

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