Upcoming Events

    • 03 Jun 2020
    • (PDT)
    • 05 Jun 2020
    • (PDT)
    • 3 sessions
    • Providence Home Services King County, 2811 S 102nd St, Suite 220, Tukwila, WA 98168
    Register


    Workshop brochure coming soon!

     PRESENTERS

    Linda Krulish
    Linda is a physical therapist with a Masters in Health Sciences. She has worked in the home health industry since 1988, is a nationally recognized expert on OASIS, the Hospice Item Set, and quality measurement and improvement. She also serves the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and its contractors, assisting in home health and hospice quality measures development, data set refinement and maintenance and updating of Guidance Manuals and other key provider education resources for the Hospice Item Set and OASIS. She provides oversight and subject matter expertise to manage contracts for CMS’ Home Health Quality Reporting Program, CMS’ Hospice Quality Reporting Program, and the CMS Home Health Value-Based Purchasing Technical Assistance Contract. She served as the President and a Founding Member of the OASIS Certificate and Competency Board (OCCB) and continues to oversee the COS-C Exam as Chair of the Exam Review Task Force. Linda is President and Founder of OASIS Answers, Inc.

    Wendy Anemaet
    Wendy is a physical therapist since 1989 with experience in home health, acute care, rehab, outpatient, and skilled nursing. She is an Associate Professor at the School of Physical Therapy at Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Wendy is a Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS) and Certified Wound Specialist (CWS), has a Geriatric Training Certificate (GTC) and serves on the editorial board of Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. She has co-authored books on home health rehabilitation and has published hundreds of articles on home health therapy in peer-reviewed and trade publications. She provides training nationally on geriatric strengthening, wound assessment and management, falls prevention, and competency testing for home health physical therapists on the drug regimen review and pharmacology. Wendy holds the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) designation and is a Senior Associate Consultant with OASIS Answers, Inc.
     

     REGISTRATION

    Workshop Registration
    Please note registration will not be considered complete until payment has been received. 

       Early Bird
    (ends 5/6/20)
    Regular 
     HCAW Members  $475  $500
     Non-Members  $550

    Exam Registration
    To sit for the exam on June 5, 2020 you will need to register separately through OASIS Answers. The paper and pencil exam will be held in the same location as the workshop.

    Register for the Exam

     CANCELLATION POLICY

    Fees will be refunded only if written cancellation is received by HCAW on or before May 20, 2020. No refunds after May 20, 2020 but substitutions welcome. In the event of a written cancellation, HCAW will retain $30 of the initial fee to cover administrative overhead.

     LOCATION

    Both the 2-day workshop and exam will be held: 

    Providence Home Services King County
    2811 S 102nd St, Suite 220
    Tukwila, WA 98168
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