Complimentary Webinar: FY2019 Hospice Final Rule

Understanding the Rule and the Reasons Behind it

Presenter Catherine Dehlin explains the key components of the rule along with the data and reasons behind CMS’ thinking. Get the details and data on:

  • Hospice Wage Index Updates
  • Payment Rates
  • Cap Amounts
  • Physician Assistants
  • Hospice Quality Reporting Program
  • Non-Hospice Covered Services – Part D Meds
  • Portfolio Findings

Hospice providers are facing significant regulatory changes. Leaders need to understand the changes and the reasons behind them in order to successfully steer their organizations.

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Catherine Dehlin,RN, BSN, CHPN, CHCM, COQS
Hospice Consulting Director at Fazzi Associates

Catherine is a senior leader in our industry having run multi-service line multi-location continuum of home health and hospice agencies including founding, growing, optimizing and ultimately selling a large hospice organization in Louisiana. Fazzi is honored to have Catherine work with us as a Senior Operational Consultant in serving hospice providers across the country. Her work, specifically, focuses on optimizing organizational design, operational efficiency, advance their clinical modeling and quality improvement programs, assisting organizations in achieving best practice clinical and financial performance. As a hospice and palliative care certified clinician, Catherine reaches into the hospice philosophy, integrating a strong set of core values, focused on the people we serve, into smart and sustainable business models.