Learn the Ropes of Outcome Improvement



Improving patient outcomes is an area of focus for many Home Health Agencies. Understanding reports, such as CASPER and Star Ratings, along with OASIS accuracy and consistency among clinicians, are key to improving patient outcome measures. This session will provide direction in analyzing and interpreting your agency reports and provide clinicians with OASIS item-specific guidance to help your agency learn the ropes of outcome improvement.

  • Understand the connection of OASIS M items to the patient outcomes, 5 Star Ratings, and Home Health Compare
  • Increase knowledge of how to appropriately assess patients and answer OASIS items and how that will improve your outcomes
  • Enhance understanding of how to select the most important outcome measures for your patient teams and organization to improve

Meet Our Presenter

Sharon Litwin
Founder / Senior Managing Partner
5 Star Consultants

Sharon Litwin is founder and senior managing partner of 5 Star Consultants, a national consulting and coding firm specializing in homecare and hospice services since 2003. Sharon was an ACHC and CHAP surveyor, performing Medicare deemed surveys for ten years. In her consulting firm, Sharon assists homecare and hospice agencies in providing quality, meeting regulations, ICD-10 coding, OASIS, increasing outcomes and Star Ratings, and having continued survey readiness. Sharon and her staff perform ICD-10 coding and OASIS reviews, QAPI, clinical record reviews, mock surveys and help agencies across the country stay in compliance. Sharon is a regular speaker to education companies, state and national associations and publications.


Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #CEP17394) for two (2) contact hours of continuing education. You must be present for the entire webinar to earn Continuing Education Units.

At the completion of the webinar, you will be directed to complete an online evaluation form, which is required in order to obtain a certificate of completion. Please allow 1-2 weeks for your certificate to arrive via mail.


No cancellations or refunds will be issued once user login information has been sent. Unfortunately, due to the online format of this program we are unable to offer exceptions to this policy. It is recommended that each registrant review the course content prior to submitting payment to ensure the content meets individual education needs.