October 28, 2014 @ 9:00 am – October 29, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
"Care Coordination & Quality Assurance In the HCS Program"-
7033 Southwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77074
Julie Blacklock

Fall #2

Day 1:  Oct. 28th- 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Day 2:  Oct. 29th – 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

  • Instructor:  Julie Blacklock/IDD Consultant    Contact Ph:  512-294-8032
  • Location:  “Harris County MHMRA Conference Center “    Room 1
  • Address:  7033 Southwest Freeway Houston, TX 77074
  • Early Registration:  $275
  • Registration after 10/26/14:  $300

For: Program Directors, Care Coordinators/Case Managers & New HCS Providers

Topics: Resources, Definition of the HCS Program, Texas Administrative Codes- Recent Changes, HCS Handbook and Forms, Local Authority Role vs. Provider Role, Communication & Important Timelines, Elements of the PDP (Person Directed Plan) &  Development of the IP (Implementation Plan), as well as Monitoring of Progress/Lack of Progress of IP Objectives, “Back-Up Plans”, Involvement of the Nurse in the IP, Changes In Survey Expectations, Care Coordination QA tools, Billable Services, Completing the ICAP, LON, and IDRC . **All attendees will receive a manual with handouts, recommended forms, and resources.

**Some discussion of upcoming CDS changes that will affect nursing and the new IPC concerning nursing done through CDS &/or HCS. 

  Case Management #2

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You must contact Julie Blacklock at: javasbja@aol.com to complete registration or you may contact me by phone at: (512) 294-8032. **If you are not paying for the class online, you may send checks to: Twogether Consulting 2703 Gee St. Austin, TX 78745.