OASIS_DID

OASIS D: Module 8 Diagnosis and Care Planning

Course Learning Outcomes

As a result of participating in this learning activity the learner will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of how to accurately gather clinically driven patient assessment information and appropriately apply it to OASIS items specific to diagnosis and care planning by passing final exam with score of 80% at the end of the on-line learning activity.

Description
The OASIS tool is often viewed as yet another required document to be completed by healthcare professionals. However, with knowledge and skill the OASIS becomes an important tool in the process of patient assessment data collection, evidence based care planning and improving client outcomes.

This module provides the home care professional with the knowledge and skills to gather the appropriate assessment information and appropriately apply it to OASIS items specific to diagnosis and care planning.
Delivery

This is a self-paced course with knowledge check activities. These non-graded activities allow you to check your understanding of the lesson objectives before proceeding on in the course. At the end of the course, you will be required to take the final exam. You must score 80% or higher to pass the course and complete the evaluation in order to obtain a certificate of completion.

Objectives
  • Correctly apply patient assessment information correctly to OASIS items specific to diagnosis selection issues
  • Correctly apply patient assessment information to OASIS items specific to care planning.
Contact Time

0.8 contact hour(s) based on 60-minute contact hour

Estimated Time

The estimated time for completion for this activity is 0.8 hours

Intended Audience

This course is designed to meet the continuing education requirements of health care professionals such as Registered Nurses, Physical Therapists, Speech Therapists and Occupational Therapists.

Course Planning Team

Joelle Goldade, RN, BSN, CHPN, COS-C, HCS-D; Kari Schafer, RN, Cindy Krafft PT, MS, HCS-O, Kathy L. Richie, RN, BSN

Course Expiration Date

As required by ANCC, this course will be reviewed and updated or discontinued on or before December 21, 2021.

Approvals
WNA/CEAP - Wisconsin Nurses Association
"Rochester Community and Technical College is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation."
Provider Approval Number 0149-006;
HLC - Higher Learning Commission
Rochester Community and Technical College is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
HLC Institution ID:1399
Disclosure Statements:

Conflict of Interest: This course was developed in accordance with ANCC criteria regarding Conflict of Interest and Commercial Interest organizations; the planners and author of this course have disclosed they have no relevant financial, personal or professional relationships with any commercial interest organization pertaining to this activity.

Commercial Support: This course was developed in accordance with ANCC Commercial Support Guidelines. No commercial support was accepted for the development of this course.

Bias: This course provides a balanced view of therapeutic options and is free of commercial bias for or against any product or commercial entity. Use of generic names is always considered before using trade names. Consequently, if trade names are necessary, when available, trade names from several companies will be used. RCTC and the course planning team do not endorse any products or drugs that may be mentioned in this course.

Author Originating

Cindy Krafft - PT MS HCS-O

Cindy Krafft brings more than 20 years of home health expertise that ranges from direct patient care to operational and management issues. For the past 15 years, Cindy has been a nationally recognized educator in the areas of documentation, regulation, therapy utilization and OASIS. She has served on several CMS driven Technical Expert Panels as well as an expert resource for OASIS Updates. Her focus is on providing the knowledge and tools to operationalize external requirements while keeping the driver of care where it needs to be – the needs of each patient being cared for in the home setting. Cindy has been involved at the senior leadership level for the Home Health Section of the American Physical Therapy Association for more than 10 years and is the immediate past President of that organization. She has been working with APTA and CMS to clarify regulatory expectations and address proposed payment methodologies to ensure the long term participation of all services provided in the home health setting.

Dee Kornetti - PT, MA, HCS-D

Dee Kornetti, a physical therapist for 30 years, provides training and education to home health industry providers. Dee is nationally recognized as a speaker in the areas of home care, standardized tests and measures in the field of physical therapy, therapy training and staff development in the home health arena. Dee is the immediate past Editor of the Quarterly Report, a publication of the American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Home Health Section, as well as member of the Home Health Section’s Practice and Education Committees. She currently serves the Home Health Section as its President. Dee also currently serves as the President of the Association of Homecare Coding and Compliance, and a member of the Association of Home Care Coders Advisory Board and Panel of Experts. Dee is a published researcher on the Berg Balance Scale, and has co-authored APTA’s Home Health Section resources related to OASIS, goal writing and defensible documentation for the practicing therapist. Dee has contributed chapter updates to the Handbook of Home Health Care Administration 6th edition, and co-authored a book, The Post-Acute Care Guide to Maintenance Therapy.

Links Copyright

Materials used in connection with this course may be subject to copyright protection. Retention of the materials for longer than the class term, unauthorized further dissemination of the materials, or use of copyrighted materials in any way other than intended for this class is prohibited by Copyright and Teach Act laws.

Acknowledgment

This course was developed with Rochester Community and Technical College's Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division located in Rochester Minnesota. Development was funded from the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.

Course Code
OASIS_DID
Course Category
OASIS D