NHPCO 2010 Clinical Conference – “Live Discharges – Understanding the Regulatory Requirements & Implications”
With Jennifer Kennedy (Regulatory and Compliance Director for NHPCO), Roseanne will discuss the regulatory requirements, the role of the IDG and the implications of live discharges under the Medicare Hospice Benefit. Hospice regulations are specific about when and how a hospice may discharge a patient. A hospice may not automatically or routinely discharge at its discretion, even if the care promises to be costly or inconvenient. Attend Live Discharges – Understanding the Regulatory Requirements and Implications” to learn more.