Fast Forward

HIPAA rule changes taught in upcoming webinar

Providers looking to learn more about changes to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) are invited to attend a LeadingAge webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on Sept. 18. Continuing education credit will be available.

McKnight's Fall Online Expo addresses pressing long-term care issues

McKnight's first Fall Online Expo will feature three separate webcasts, starting at 10:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday (Sept. 10). A panel of experts will discuss essential long-term care issues, such as Minimum Data Set changes and hospital partnerships. Attendees will be eligible for no-cost continuing education credits.

Alzheimer's drug discoveries and clinical development to be focal point of conference

The Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation will host its annual fall conference on Sept. 9-10 in Jersey City, NJ. The conference will bring together experts and scientists to present current drug discoveries and clinical development programs, pertaining to Alzheimer's.

Webinar focuses on achieving improvement goals

Long-term care providers looking to set and achieve quantifiable improvement goals, unique to their organization, are invited to attend a webinar hosted by the American Health Care Association at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Aug. 26. These goals should help attract new healthcare-savvy residents.

CMS hosts webinar on ICD-10 transition basics

Providers looking to learn more about ICD-10 and its impending transition are invited to attend the ICD-10 Basics webinar at 1:30 p.m. EDT on Aug. 22. The event is hosted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Webinar on federal Long-Term Care Commission encourages provider feedback

Providers interested in giving feedback to the federal Long-Term Care Commission are invited to attend an informational webinar on Aug. 13 at 2 p.m. EDT.

Home Care and Hospice organization hosts annual financial conference

The National Association for Home Care & Hospice will hold its Financial Management Conference and Exposition in Washington, D.C. on July 28 to 30. The event will address opportunities and challenges ahead for the home care and hospice industry and is run by the NAHC and the Home Care & Hospice Financial Managers Association.

Webinar to learn about the National CLAS Standards

The Institute for Diversity in Health Management will be hosting a webinar to teach healthcare providers about the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care. "The New and Enhanced National CLAS Standard: A Reintroduction" will be held on Wednesday July 31 at 1 p.m. EDT.