2024 MHHA Annual Conference

May 8-10 2024

The 2024 MHHA Annual Conference will be held from May 8-10, 2024. Attendees can access handouts for the event below. This year’s conference will include sessions on topics such as hospice care, home health agencies, volunteer recruitment, home medical equipment topics, legal and regulatory compliance, and more. The event will also feature round table meetings, a business meeting, and general sessions.

Handouts

*Note* Some sessions may not have handouts, and some may be posted at a later date. Please check back.

Billing MCOs and Cash-Pay Patients: Opportunities & Challenge

DMEs Role in Value Based Care

Employee Engagement for Hospice

Myth Busters: 20 Myths that Reduce Volunteer Engagement

National Legislative and Regulatory Update: The State of Home Care & Hospice 2024

NGS Hospice Updates: Documenting Care: A Roadmap for Medicare-Certified Hospice Agencies

NGS Trends in Home Health: New News is Good News!

Recruit, Retain and Train High Impact Volunteers

The COPS as a Foundation to Dream Beyond the 5% Requirement

Wednesday, May 8, 2024

7:30am — 8:15am

All Attendee Orientation Breakfast

8:30am — 9:30am

Opening Session: Achieving Excellence to Advance Your Mission and Business Objective

9:45am — 11:30am

HME Audit Update

Service Utilization: The Key to Success

Pediatric Hospice

MDHHS EVV Update

Myth Busters: 20 Myths that Reduce Volunteer Engagement

Leaning Into Innovative Leadership

11:15am — 12:15pm

Committee Round Table Meetings

Certified Committee

HME Committee

Hospice/Palliative Care Committee

Private Duty Committee

1:00pm — 2:30pm

The COPS as a foundation to Dream Beyond the 5% Requirement

Home Health Agencies Preparing for Federal Surveys – Top Deficiencies

Understanding the Home Care Survey Landscape

Medicare Updates

Re-Imagining Your Assisted Living Community -Hospice Partnership

Tracking Home Care Acceptance Rates After Implementing an Intake Scripting Tool, Helping to Prevent Readmission and Emergency Department over-utilization.

2:45pm — 4:15pm

NGS Trends in Home Health : New News is Good News!

Hospice Agencies: Top 5 Deficiencies Surveys

Noncompetition Agreements: A Tool to Protect Against Employee Misconduct

That Hurts! Beyond the Basics of Pain Management

Billing MCOs and Cash-Pay Patients: Opportunities and Challenges

Recruit, Retain and Train: High Impact Volunteers

Thursday, May 9, 2024

7:30am — 8:15am

Continental Breakfast and Annual Business Meeting

8:15am — 9:30am

General Session: Voices from the Frontline: Trends and Tackling the Hottest Issues Through Candid Caregiver Conversations.

10:15am — 11:45am

Harness the Power of AI for Home Care Marketing Without Losing Your Personnel Touch

National Legislative and Regulatory Update: The State of Home Care & Hospice 2024

NGS Hospice Updates: Documenting Care: A Roadmap for Medicare Certified Hospice Agencies

DME’s Role in Value Based Care

Reaching the Summit Without Slipping – Documenting to Keep the Reimbursement You Receive

2:15pm — 3:45pm

Why All the Changes to Prior Authorization in Managed Care

Improving Home Health Margins under PDGM

Employee Engagement for Hospice

Weeding Out Cannabis Issues in the Workplace

Situational Awareness and Empowering Employee Safety in the Home

The Importance of Health Information Exchange in the Post -Acute Environment

Rethinking Community-Based Palliative Care

4:00pm — 5:15pm

The Seven Pillars of Growth

Success with Value-Based Purchasing

Harnessing Technology for Staff Retention

Legislative Efforts for Palliative Care)

Legislative Update

Staying Ahead of the Avalanche: How Home Care Compliance Helps to Prevent and Correct Non-Compliance

Recognizing and Handling Crisis Communications for your Organization

Friday, May 10, 2024

8:00am - 9:00am

Continental Breakfast

9:00am - 10:30am

General Session: Dealing with Difficult People

10:45am - 12:00pm

Closing Session: You CAN Teach a P.I.G. to Sing: Maximize Your Influence, Your Relationship & Your Life