The OASIS Answers’ Annual COS-C Conference is the premier home health OASIS educational event. This year's conference highlights the launch of 2019 OASIS-D and the evolving changes in OASIS and quality measures for 2019 and beyond. Join your industry colleagues as representatives from CMS and OAI share updates and insights into the home health and post-acute care evolving landscape. Learn how YOUR contributions to OASIS accuracy are the keystone that bridge CMS’s 2019 OASIS-D item and quality measure development to quality reporting and value-based care for the patients you serve. YOU are the KEYSTONE in this BRIDGE to EXCELLENCE!
Experience the nation’s premier Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy comprehensive training, as it is supplemented with special focus sessions on pressure ulcer scoring, a comparison of the OASIS ADL items and the new GG functional items, and train-the-trainer strategies and ready-to-use tools. In addition to the formal conference schedule, attendees are invited to join in special COS-C exam prep offerings, including a test taking strategies session, and our annual “Prep in your PJ’s” OASIS study session. Register to sit for the 2019 OASIS-D version of the Certificate for OASIS Specialty – Clinical (COS-C) Exam, validating your application and knowledge of 2019 OASIS-D data collection rules.
Come with questions for our CMS and expert instructors and leave armed with knowledge, perspective and ready-to-use resources. This conference is open to all those who work in Home Health, including current and prospective COS-C candidates.
This workshop is designed to:
- Support the educational needs of home health clinicians in achieving comprehension and accuracy in OASIS data collection using guidelines established by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
- Provide a preparatory review for candidates for the COS-C (Certificate for OASIS Specialist - Clinical) examination.
- Supply the knowledge and tools necessary to boost clinical confidence while building a foundation of data collection precision.
- Provide 13 hours of relevent nursing Continuing Education credit required for license renewal
For a comprehensive look at the speakers, classes and event details, scroll to the bottom of this page and download the Conference Brochure.
Our Annual Conference includes a full Blueprint for OASIS Accuracy workshop that is approved for 13 CE hours (nursing) and is co-provided by Home Care Institute, LLC. HCI is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Documentation is available to assist rehab clinicians seeking their own continuing education credit.
Continuing Education Credits are only available for the Blueprint portion of the Annual Conference. No partial credit or pro-rated CE's will be given for partial or non-attendance.
OASIS Answers COS-C Annual Conference
September 25: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
September 26: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
September 27: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
COS-C Exam Paper & Pencil - 09/28/18 - 09/28/18 - Baltimore, MD