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Home Health for Speech-Language Pathologists

Course: #8666 Level: Introductory4.5 Hours 863 Reviews
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This course will provide the SLP with an in-depth understanding of home health care with adult patients. It includes information regarding the history of home care, counseling and generalization in the home care setting, the Outcome & Assessment Information Set (OASIS), and considerations for care planning, assessment, documentation and treatment. Conditions of Participation for home care and the SLP’s role in medication management and maintenance therapy will be discussed. This series is recommended for SLPs considering home care as a possible work setting and for SLPs currently working in home care who are seeking to broaden their knowledge and strengthen their practice within it.

Course created on November 1, 2018

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: ASHA/0.45 Introductory, Professional; IACET/0.5; Kansas LTS-S1370/4.5; SAC/4.5

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to define the role of the SLP for adult patients in the home health care setting, and list 3-5 strategies for navigating the home health setting.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the OASIS assessment for home health care, including the SLP's role in performing OASIS data collection and basic rules for success.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify important considerations for home health care, including care planning, assessment recommendations and strategies, and goal writing suggestions.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the Conditions of Participation enforced by Medicare for all home health agencies.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify various service opportunities for the speech-language pathologist in home health care, including medication management and maintenance therapy.

Agenda

0-65 Minutes Understanding Home Health Care
65-125 Minutes Introduction to OASIS
125-195 Minutes Assessment, Treatment and Documentation
195-270 Minutes Key Considerations and Requirements for the Home Health SLP

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Presenter Disclosure: Disclosures: Megan Malone: Financial: Megan Malone was paid an honorarium for this seminar by SpeechPathology.com. Megan is the co-author of the book, "Here's How to Treat Dementia" by Plural Publishing and works in home health care for Kindred At Home. Non-Financial: No nonfinancial relationships to disclose. Jenny Loehr: Financial: Jenny Loehr was paid an honorarium for this presentation by SpeechPathology.com. Jenny is the co-author of the book, "Here's How to Treat Dementia" by Plural Publishing and works with Encompass home health training. Nonfinancial: No nonfinancial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.45 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional Area)


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA AudiologyOnline, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.5 CEUs for this program.


Kansas Dept for Aging and Disability Services

Approved for 4.5 continuing education clock hour(s) for Kansas licensed Speech Pathologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number: LTS-S1370.

California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board: SpeechPathology.com is approved by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board as a Continuing Professional Development Provider, approval number PDP 268. This course may meet the requirements for 4.5 hours of continuing education credit for SLPs as required by the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board. The responsibility for determining whether or not this specific course counts toward an individual's requirements for license renewal is up to the individual. Please refer to the CA state board rules regarding allowable topics and self-study limits: http://www.speechandhearing.ca.gov/licensees/ce_req.shtml. Live webinars on SpeechPathology.com do not count as self-study courses toward California professional development requirements.


Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Speech-Language and Audiology Canada

Clinically certified members of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC) can accumulate continuing education equivalents (CEEs) for their participation with SpeechPathology.com. One hour of coursework equals 1 CEE. All SAC members are encouraged to participate in on-going education.