Handbook Of Home Health Care Administration / Edition 5

Handbook Of Home Health Care Administration / Edition 5

by Marilyn D. Harris

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binding type PB

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Jones & Bartlett Learning
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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Home health administration : an overview3
Ch. 2The home health agency16
Ch. 3Medicare conditions of participation27
Ch. 4The joint commission's home care accreditation program63
Ch. 5CHAP accreditation : standards of excellence for home care and community health organizations71
Ch. 6Accreditation for home care aide and private duty services81
Ch. 7ACHC : accreditation for home care and alternate site health care services86
Ch. 8Certificate of need and licensure92
Ch. 9Credentialing : organizational and personnel options for home care101
Ch. 10The relationship of the home health agency to the state trade association111
Ch. 11The national association for home care and hospice115
Ch. 12The visiting nurse association of America124
Ch. 13Self-care systems in home health care nursing131
Ch. 14Home health care documentation and record keeping135
App. 14-ACOP standards pertaining to HHA clinical record policy147
App. 14-BAbington Memorial Hospital home care clinical records150
Ch. 15Computerized clinical documentation161
Ch. 16Home telehealth : improving care and decreasing costs176
Ch. 17Implementing a competency system in home care185
Ch. 18Meeting the need for culturally and linguistically appropriate services211
Ch. 19Classification : an underutilized tool for prospective payment224
Ch. 20Analysis and management of home health nursing caseloads and workloads236
Ch. 21Home health care classification (HHCC) system : an overview247
Ch. 22Nursing diagnoses in home health nursing261
Ch. 23Perinatal high-risk home care274
Ch. 24High technology home care services279
Ch. 25Discharge of a ventilator-assisted child from the hospital to home291
Ch. 26Performance improvement301
Ch. 27Evidence-based practice : basic strategies for success310
Ch. 28Quality planning for quality patient care315
Ch. 29Program Evaluation320
App. 29-AFormats for presenting program evaluation tools
Ch. 30Effectiveness of a clinical feedback approach to improving patient outcomes341
Ch. 31Implementing outcome-based quality improvement into the home health agency352
Ch. 32Benchmarking and home health care383
Ch. 33Administrative policy and procedure manual395
Ch. 34Discharge planning399
Ch. 35Strategies to retain and attract quality staff421
Ch. 36Evaluating productivity436
Ch. 37Labor-management relations448
Ch. 38Human resource management459
Ch. 39Staff development in a home health agency474
Ch. 40Transitioning nurses to home care484
Ch. 41Case management495
Ch. 42Managed care499
Ch. 43Community-based long-term care : preparing for a new role507
Ch. 44Understanding the exposures of home health care : an insurance primer519
Ch. 45Budgeting for home health agencies527
Ch. 46Reimbursement535
Ch. 47How to read, interpret, and understand financial statements549
Ch. 48Management information systems558
Ch. 49Legal issues of concern to home care providers571
Ch. 50Understanding the basics of home health compliance590
Ch. 51The HIPAA standards for privacy of individually identifiable health information616
Ch. 52Ethical practice in the daily service to home care client, their families, and the community666
Ch. 53Participating in the political process675
Ch. 54Strategic planning693
Ch. 55Marketing : an overview708
Ch. 56The internet in home health and hospice care723
Ch. 57Disease management programs736
Ch. 58The process of visiting nurse association affiliation with a major teaching hospital756
Ch. 59Grantsmanship in home health care : seeking foundation support771
Ch. 60Home care volunteer program778
Ch. 61The manager as published author : tips on writing for publication796
Ch. 62Student placements in home health care agencies : boost or barrier to quality patient care?810
Ch. 63A student program in one home health agency818
Ch. 64The role of the physician in home care834
Ch. 65Research in home health agencies840
Ch. 66Hospice care : pioneering the ultimate love connection about living not dying850
App. 66-AState of Connecticut physician assisted living (PAL) directive863
App. 66-BSummary guidelines for initiation of advanced care864
Ch. 67Safe harbor : a bereavement program for children, teens, and families866
Ch. 68Planning, implementing, and managing a community-based nursing center : current challenges and future opportunities872
Ch. 69Adult day services - the next frontier883
Ch. 70Partners in healing : home care, hospice, and parish nurses891
Ch. 71Meeting the present challenges and continuing to thrive in the future : tips on how to be successful as an administrator in home health and hospice care899

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