Texas HHSC has determined that Relias Learning’s submitted training meets or exceeds the minimum standards for HCSSA administrator training in the following categories: Licensed Home Health (LHH), Licensed and Certified Home Health (L&CHH), Personal Assistance Services (PAS), Hospice. Texas HHSC also recognizes Relias Learning provides continuing education for administrators and alternate administrators. This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours.
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Why Corporate Compliance? A. Medicare Fraud, Waste, and Abuse B. Inappropriate HHA Claims C. HHA Corporate Compliance D. Federal Compliance Requirements E. Compliance Officer F. Manager’s Role G. Review H. Summary Section 3: Requirements and Regulations A. Pre-employment Screening B. Training and Education C. Auditing and Monitoring D. The Deficit Reduction Act E. The False Claims Act F. The Anti-Kickback Statute G. Review H. Summary Section 4: Guiding Principles A. Code of Ethics B. The Business Ethic C. Records and Confidentiality D. Policies and Procedures E. Review F. Summary Section 5: Conclusion A. Summary B. Congratulations
Ms. O’Connor has held positions as staff nurse, charge nurse, educator, and clinical instructor with over 25 years of clinical practice in a broad range of specialties: medical/surgical, public health, and the operating room environment. She also was a clinical and didactic educator for a community college healthcare program. Prior to becoming a Registered Nurse, Ms. O’Connor successfully challenged the Practical Nursing Boards in WV. As a Surgical Services Educator, Ms. O’Connor created and implemented a Surgical Technician program for non-licensed operating room employees in a highly respected community hospital. She also has been a nurse planner, with experience in planning, developing, implementing, and evaluating continuing education courses for nursing personnel through the continuing education process. A veteran of the U.S.A.F., Ms. O’Connor is committed to creating relevant and intelligent continuing education courses for healthcare professionals throughout the continuum of care. Disclosure: Rachel O’Connor, RN, BSN, M.Ed., Content Writer / Editor, Relias Learning has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.