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Strengthen Your Intake Process To Capture The Details For Coding Under PDGM
Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
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Strengthen Your Intake Process To Capture The Details For Coding Under PDGM

Date: May 12, 2021

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Webinar

Registration: OnlineRegistration Form

Having detailed referral information is more important than ever under PDGM and your intake staff are on the front lines! Ensuring they have a thorough understanding of PDGM, particularly as it relates to coding, is crucial as Two of the Five PDGM categories are directly linked to coding. Join us for a review of PDGM with a focus on the coding aspects and a breakdown of how to improve your intake processes to ensure you are obtaining the information needed to capture the details for coding under PDGM.  


  • Discuss the two PDGM Categories related to coding – Clinical Grouping and Comorbidities 
  • Define unaccepted diagnosis 
  • Identify methods for obtaining additional referral information

Sharon Litwin is currently Senior Manager of Coding & Clinical Consulting at Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc.  Sharon is the  founder and was the senior managing partner of 5 Star Consultants, a national consulting and coding firm specializing in homecare and hospice services since 2003.  Sharon was an ACHC and CHAP surveyor, performing Medicare deemed surveys for ten years. She is a current ACHC Certified Consultant.

Sharon assists homecare and hospice agencies in providing quality, meeting regulations, ICD-10 coding, OASIS, increasing outcomes and Star Ratings, and having continued survey readiness.  Sharon and HPS staff perform ICD-10 coding and OASIS reviews, QAPI, clinical record reviews, mock surveys and help agencies across the country stay in compliance.  Sharon is a regular speaker for education companies, state and national associations and publications.

Member - $157
Non-Member - $262

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). The cost of this education is per agency.

Prior to the webinar, a Zoom Webinar link will be e-mailed to you. You will need to click on this 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 and evaluation link.

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

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