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PDGM Impact of OASIS M1800 Items and Bonus OASIS D1 Changes
Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
Category: Events


PDGM Impact of OASIS M1800 Items and Bonus OASIS D1 Changes

Date: November 19, 2019

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Webinar

Registration: Online | Download Form

Webinar Overview 
Accuracy in assessing the M1800 functional items is imperative under PDGM. The focus of this session will be a comprehensive review of the M1800 items and the associated OASIS Guidance as well the GG items and guidance. We will examine in depth how the M1800 item responses are utilized to determine the Functional Impairment level under PDGM.  Were not stopping there, we’ll also be discussing the upcoming changes for OASIS D-1 which will be effective for OASIS assessments with an M0090 date of January 1, 2020 or later. This session will ensure you are OASIS ready for the new year! 


  • Identify the impact of the M1800 items in determining the Functional Impairment Level component of the PDGM 
  • Understand guidance to correctly assess and code the OASIS M1800 items 
  • Understand guidance to correctly assess and code the OASIS GG items 
  • Identify the changes for OASIS D-1  

Speakers: Sharon Litwin is the founder and senior managing partner of 5 Star Consultants, a national consulting and coding firm specializing in homecare and hospice services since 2003. Sharon is a former ACHC and CHAP surveyor, performing Medicare deemed surveys for ten years. Sharon has been in the homecare and hospice industry for over 30 years. In her consulting firm, Sharon and her team of RNs assist home health and hospice agencies in providing quality, meeting regulations, ICD-10 coding, OASIS, increasing outcomes and Star Ratings, and having continued survey readiness. Sharon and her staff person ICD-10 coding and OASIS reviews, QAPI, clinical record review, mock surveys and help agencies across the country stay in compliance.  

Member - FREE
Non-Member - $150

Convenience: Enjoy the convenience and cost-efficiency of a webinar – watch the speaker’s slide presentation on the internet while listening by telephone or through your computer’s microphone and speakers (VoIP).  There is no limit to the number of attendees from your agency who may participate at your site using one phone line and a computer with internet access.  Confirmation:  Prior to the webinar, a GoToWebinar link will be e-mailed to you.  You will need to register through this link to attend the webinar. You will be sent a confirmation which will include a join link to access the webinar, a dial-in number and an access code to listen in via telephone. You will also be sent any pertinent handouts, if available, an evaluation and certificate. The webinar will take place from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST.

Registration: Registrations may not be shared between agencies – the agency’s registration covers the access of only one phone line/computer access to the webinar. Multiple site participation for your agency will require a separate registration fee for each connection. Please note: if your agency has sent in 1 registration but 3 people from your agency register through the GTW link, your agency will be invoiced for the additional 2 registrations. The handouts will be emailed to you to the email address you provide. Please feel free to provide an additional email address as a backup.

Oregon Association for Home Care
1249 Commercial St. SE, Salem, OR 97302

Contact: Brandy Sweet - [email protected] - (503) 364-2733