CAHSAH Bookstore

Welcome to CAHSAH’s Bookstore – your number one source for resources providing knowledge and operational efficiency in home care and hospice. CAHSAH has resources that are specific to certain auspices as well as resources that apply to all auspices.
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ADR

 

ADR

ADR Response Guide for Home Health Organizations
This guide is designed to assist your home health care organization in preparing for and responding to CMS Additional Development Requests (ADRs). The guide discusses all aspects of the ADR process that your organization can incorporate into your organizational processes. Produced by The Corridor Group

Includes: 
• ADR tracking logs
• Staff roles in the ADR process
• Compiling of the ADR packet
• Audit tools
• Powerpoint presentation for staff education

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Member
$299.00

 

Non-Member

$359.00

 

 

 

 


ADR

 

ADR Response Guide for Hospice Organizations

This guide is designed to assist your organization in preparing for and responding to CMS Additional Development Requests (ADRs). The guide discusses all aspects of the ADR process that your organization can incorporate into your organizational processes. Produced by The Corridor Group

Includes: 

• ADR tracking logs
• Staff roles in the ADR process
• Compiling of the ADR packet
• Audit tools
• Necessity of staff education

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Member
$299.00

 

Non-Member

$359.00

 

 

 

 


ADR

CAHSAH Home Care Aide Organization Certification Program

To further promote your certification status, the seal can be used on your stationery and brochures identifying your agency as a home care aide organization which provides home care aide services meeting CAHSAH's Certification Standards.

Members ONLY
$28.00/roll of 100

 

 

 

 


CAWage

California Wage and Hour Law for Home Care Aide Organizations: An Overview


UPDATED MAY 2018

This resource has been recently updated to reflect the latest developments in California legislation, case law and other updates. It is an overview to wage and hour law in California that may apply to your organization including: wage orders, minimum wages, meal, and rest periods. Additionally, it includes requirements for time sheets, maximum hours and days of work, violations, and enforcement. The resource is designed to expose agencies to common wage and hour issues, as well as, how to comply with the requirements of California wage and hour law.

The revised manual includes updated legislation, case law and related recommendations regarding:

Handling sleep time for live-in caregivers, meal and rest period requirements, labor Code Section 226 regarding piece rate pay, properly calculating overtime for workers who are paid bonuses, 7th day of rest requirements state and municipal minimum wage requirements, meal and lodging credits, properly compensating on-call workers, and paid sick leave.

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Member
$170.00

 



Non-Member

$340.00

 



 

 

 


 

HIPAA Privacy & Security Policies (Electronic Copy)

The HIPAA Privacy and HITECH ACT require organizations to have policies and procedures to assure the privacy of health information. TCG's HIPAA Privacy and Security policies cover the necessary information to meet the requirements. A Notice of Privacy Practices is required and a template that your home health, hospice or private duty organization can customize is provided. A template of an Authorization for Disclosure can also be customized for your organization and utilized by your staff. With breach incidences on the rise, it is essential that you have policies that are implemented and followed by all staff to maintain compliance.
Produced by The Corridor Group

Features:
• Policies included: Thirty-nine (39) HIPAA Privacy and Security policies that meet Privacy requirements of HIPAA and the Security requirements of the HITECH Act. Also included are templates of the Notice of Privacy Practices and Authorization for Disclosure that your organization can duplicate and use for all patients.

Member
$649.00

 

Non-Member

$779.00

 

 

 

 


 

Home Health CoP Compliance Workbook
The Home Health CoP Compliance Workbook is based on the newly approved Home Health CoPs. To assist your organization in preparing to meet the newly revised CoPs, Corridor has arranged the workbook by CoP standard number. Two columns are available to assist your organization: the Compliance Requirements column is a checklist to prompt the review of current policies, procedures, processes and materials; the Organizational Strategy column is used to list items that you currently utilize for CoP compliance and to list the opportunities for development of additional items, if needed. Once your organization identifies the “to-do list,” work can begin on the development of what is needed to bring your organization into CoP compliance.

Produced by The Corridor Group



 

Member
$249.00

 

Non-Member

$299.00

 

 

 

 


 

Home Health Outcomes, Pay for Performance, Disease Management: Gold Nuggets for Success!

This step-by-step resource includes:
A pay for Performance Primer. It outlines P4P principles with explanations, and discusses CMS goals. 

Solutions for success reveals proven step-by-step methods to help agencies succeed in an outcome-driven environment
Terms, Definitions and Examples used frequently in home health disease management, outcomes, and managed care, technology, and sales and marketing
List of home health Acronyms and Websites for Evidence-based Practice that agencies can access for managing patients with chronic conditions most often cared for in the home health setting.

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Member
$30.00

 

Non-Member

$52.00

 

 

 

 


 

Home Health Manager Quick Reference Guide
This home health guide will provide basic, up-to-date regulatory information to home health managers and supervisors. The home health information included refers to regulations and guidance published by Medicare. This "at-your-fingertips" home health guide will help you answer staff questions regarding various regulatory issues quickly.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Spiral bound
• Easy to use

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Member
$249.00

 

Non-Member

$299.00

 

 

 

 


 

Home Health Quickflips©
Home Health Quickflips© can be used as a reference for documentation, home health eligibility, including homebound criteria and "how to" instructions for problematic OASIS items which impact reimbursement and quality outcomes. This pocket-sized resource can be a teaching tool for new employees and home health managers.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Pocket size, spiral bound
• Easy to use

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Member
$29.75

 

Non-Member

$35.70

 

 

 

 


 

Home Health Survey Toolkit
(with CD)

The Home Health Survey Toolkit includes CoP Compliance Tool with condition, standard and tag numbers, paper and electronic versions of three audit tools. Included are a Clinical Record Audit Tool updated with questions regarding Face to Face documentation, Personnel Record Audit tool and a Contract Audit Tool. These audit tools provide a way for your organization to assess your compliance with Medicare and many state regulations. The CD contains electronic versions of the audit tools that automatically calculate the percent compliance for each record audited and rolls up to a summary sheet for up to ten (10) records.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Hard copy in three ring binder
• CD for duplication of audit tools

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Member
$449.00

 

Non-Member

$539.00

 

This resource is currently being updated. Please check back.

 

 

 


 

Hospice CoP Compliance Workbook
This workbook is designed to assist your organization in auditing and improving your compliance with Medicare Conditions of Participation.

The Hospice CoP Compliance Workbook is arranged by CoP standard number. Two columns are available to assist your organization: the Compliance Requirements column is a checklist to prompt the review of current policies, procedures, processes and materials; the Organizational Strategy column is used to list items that you currently utilize for CoP compliance and to list the opportunities for development of additional items, if needed. Once your organization identifies the “to-do list,” work can begin on the development of what is needed to bring your organization into CoP compliance.

Produced by The Corridor Group



 

Member
$249.00

 

Non-Member

$299.00

 

 

 

 


Hospice Matrix
This resource compares the Medicare requirements for hospice with both the California State Hospice Standards and Title 22, the state home health agency licensure regulations. The matrix provides a quick reference tool so providers can easily compare all relevant regulations.

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Member
$70.00

 

Non-Member

$140.00

 

 

 

 


 

Hospice Manager Quick Reference Guide
This hospice guide will provide basic, up-to-date regulatory information to hospice managers and supervisors. The hospice information included refers to regulations and guidance published by Medicare. This "at-your-fingertips" hospice guide will help you quickly answer staff questions regarding various regulatory issues.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Hard copy
• spiral bound guide

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Member
$249.00

 

Non-Member

$299.00

 

 

 

 


 

Hospice Medicare COPs & Interpretive Guidelines
Major revisions were made to the Hospice Conditions of Participation in 2008. In December 2010, the State Operations Manual, Appendix M – Guidance to Surveyors was revised. This resource contains a side-by-side comparison of the Hospice CoPs and the interpretive guidelines. Understand what the authoritative interpretations and clarification of statutory and regulatory requirements that are used by surveyors in making determinations about a hospice’s compliance.


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Member
$60.00

 

Non-Member

$120.00

 

This resource is currently being updated. Please check back.

 

 

 


 

Hospice Quality Reporting: Putting It All Together
This comprehensive hospice guide examines both components of the Medicare mandatory Hospice Quality Reporting Program: the Hospice Item Set and the Hospice Experience of Care Survey.



Produced by The Corridor Group
Revised October 2016

 

Features:
• Soft copy, spiral bound

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Member
$169.00

 

Non-Member

$203.00

 

 

 

 


 

Hospice Quickflips©
Hospice Quickflips © can be used as a reference for documentation, hospice eligibility, including NGS LCDs, IDT basics including the physician role, HIS, criteria for respite, GIP and continuous care. This pocket-sized resource can be a teaching tool for new employees and hospice managers.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Pocket size, spiral bound
• Easy to use

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Member
$29.75

 

Non-Member

$35.70

 

 

 

 


 

Hospice Survey Toolkit (with CD)
The Hospice Survey Toolkit includes CoP Compliance Tool with condition, standard and tag numbers, paper and electronic versions of three audit tools. Included are a Clinical Record Audit Tool updated with questions regarding Face to Face documentation, Personnel Record Audit Tool and a Contract Audit Tool. These audit tools provide a way for your organization to assess your compliance with Medicare and many state regulations. The CD contains electronic versions of the audit tools that automatically calculate the percent compliance for each record audited and rolls up to a summary sheet for up to ten (10) records.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Hard copy in three ring binder
• CD for duplication of audit tools

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Member
$449.00

 

Non-Member

$539.00

 

 

 

 


 

ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice 2018
The 2018 ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice includes Optum360's hallmark features and format that make facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier. Use the code book that contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set and the familiar Optum360 coding and reimbursement alerts for home health and hospice including color bars and symbols that identify diagnosis codes for clinical dimensions, non-routine supplies and non-cancer hospice diagnoses.

Features:
New Deleted Code List. All 2018 deleted codes listed in the front of the book.
Supplementary Appendixes. Additional information covering home health and hospice prospective payment systems, quality initiatives, OASIS-C1, and case mix groups.
Case Mix Quick Pick Cards. These handy 8.5” x 11” laminated cards identify clinical dimension diagnoses, non-routine supply diagnoses, and non-cancer hospice diagnoses.

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Member
$165.00

 

Non-Member

$205.00

 

 

 

 


An Illustrated Guide to Infection Control

 



 

Introduction to the Home Health Agency Resource Packet
This 300+ page manual offers a detailed look at the licensing and certification process and is an ideal starting point for those who have decided to open their own agency. Sample application forms, state and federal codes and regulations, Medicare information, and contact information for additional resources are included.

 

Member
$230.00

 

Non-Member

$460.00

 

Updated Version Coming Soon

 

 

 


Introduction to the Home Care Aide Organization Business
With more than 100 pages, this manual reviews the key elements of future success: defining your market, business structure, financing, and local, state, and federal laws, a glossary of terms, and additional resources.

Member
$170.00

 

Non-Member

$340.00

 

Updated Version Coming Soon

 

 

 


 

Introduction to the Hospice Agency Resource Packet
This 300+ page manual offers a detailed look at the licensing and certification process and is an ideal starting point for those who have decided to open their own agency. Sample application forms, state and federal codes and regulations, Medicare information, and contact information for additional resources are included.

 

Member
$230.00

 

Non-Member

$460.00

 

Updated Version Coming Soon

 

 

 


Medicare CoP & Interpretive Guidelines
This side-by-side comparison of the CoPs and the interpretive guidelines has been updated with the new survey guidelines that went into effect May 1, 2011. Changes also include the new Level 1 and Level 2 priority standard tags and "probe" questions will assist you in understanding what surveyors use when eliciting information about all areas of provider compliance with the Medicare conditions. An added appendix of the survey protocols will be invaluable when preparing for a survey and for addressing questions that inevitably arise during the survey visit.


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Member
$120.00

 

Non-Member

$240.00

 

Updated Version Coming Soon

 

 

 


 

OASIS-C2 Guidance Manual Pocket Guide
This pocket-sized guide is Chapter 3 of the CMS OASIS-C2 Guidance Manual (effective January 1, 2017). This handy guide will fit into the clinician's bag so that they can easily access the OASIS-C2 Guidance if a question arises while completing the OASIS "M" items. The guide contains the item-by-item guidance for all the OASIS items.

Produced by The Corridor Group



 

Member
$39.00

 

Non-Member

$47.40

 

 

 

 


 

OASIS Competency Testing Toolkit
This OASIS Toolkit utilizes scenario-based questions that will help your staff improve the accuracy of their OASIS data collection and the consistency of their responses with the end result of improved patient and financial outcomes. The OASIS testing tool is divided into three parts: Technical, Clinical and Functional & Service Domains. 100 Question Pre-test and Answer Key that includes the rationale for the answer and the OASIS Guidance manual reference to support the correct answer. This test can be administered to a new employee after OASIS training is completed. 30 Question Post-test and Answer Key that includes the rationale for the answer and the OASIS Guidance manual reference to support the correct answer. This test can be given as part of the annual evaluation.

Produced by The Corridor Group

 

Features:
• Hard copy manual in three ring binder
• CD that contains Word documents that can be easily duplicated

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Member
$286.00

 

Non-Member

$343.40

 

 

 

 


Palliative Care Nursing: Quality Care to the End of Life
This fourth edition Palliative Care Nursing continues to reflect the fundamental hospice and palliative care nursing competencies--both basic and advanced--that are essential for effective and empathetic care of patients and families. This new edition reflects the tremendous growth of vital discipline into the mainstream of health care and focuses on palliative care that is responsive to the demand for health care reform in America and globally.

New to the Fourth Edition:
• Thoroughly revised and expanded
• Three new chapters addressing palliative care amidst health care reform, rehabilitation in chronic or serious illness, and post-traumatic stress disorder
• A conceptual framework table in each chapter identifying the National Quality Forum Domains of Palliative Care and Basic and Advanced Palliative Care and Hospice Nursing Competencies
• Updated evidence-based callouts that review the highest-quality studies

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Member
$95.00

 

Non-Member

$119.00

 

 

 

 


 

Private Duty: Administrative Policy & Procedure
The manual contains all the forms necessary to start and support a successful business. It not only contains all the policies and procedures to operate an agency but also contains all the necessary forms to implement the actual processes for client service management and associated business office functions. It also includes the necessary marketing materials to introduce the service to the community. Produced by KS Consulting


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This non-state specific handbook is easily customized to your agency’s operations and federal/state requirements.

 

Member
$550.00

 

Non-Member

$765.00

 

 

 

 


Private Duty: Clinical Policy & Procedure
The Clinical Policy and Procedure Manual covers the policies and procedures necessary for the safe and competent provision of personal care services. These polices can be utilized in home care, home health, hospice or for personal care workers in a long term care residential service setting.

Produced by KS Consulting


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This non-state specific handbook is easily customized to your agency’s operations and federal/state requirements.

Member
$440.00

 

Non-Member

$550.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Private Duty: Employee Handbook
The Employee Handbook outlines the guiding principles and values for the retention and support of a stable, positive employee group. It also includes the steps necessary to be compliant with federal and state laws and regulations, performance reviews and guidance on employment practices as well as criminal background and drug screening policies and procedures.

Produced by KS Consulting


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This non-state specific handbook is easily customized to your agency’s operations and federal/state requirements.

Member
$220.00

 

Non-Member

$330.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Private Duty: Forms
Contains all the forms necessary to start and support a successful private duty business, as well as the necessary forms to implement the actual processes for client service management and associated business office functions. It comes with a CD to personalize forms for your agency and for future revision of forms as the organization changes. Produced by KS Consulting


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This non-state specific handbook is easily customized to your agency’s operations and federal/state requirements.

Member
$550.00

 

Non-Member

$765.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


QAPI for home health: A Step-By-Step Approach
A practical home health guide for planning, developing and implementing a meaningful and survey-ready QAPI program.

This home health QAPI resource will prepare your agency with a foundation of how to chose Performance Improvement Projects (PIP), gather data, analyze the data, and make the "real life" enhancements to improve patient care processes and organizational efficiency. There are two sample QAPI projects with examples of the Performance Improvement Projects (PIPs).

Produced by The Corridor Group.
Revised 2017


Member
$229.00

 

Non-Member

$275.00

 

 

 

 


QAPI for hospice: A Step-By-Step Approach
A practical hospice guide for planning, developing and implementing a meaningful and survey-ready QAPI program.

This hospice QAPI resource will prepare your hospice with a foundation of how to chose Performance Improvement Projects (PIP), gather data, analyze the data, and make the "real life" enhancements to improve patient care processes and organizational efficiencies. There are two sample QAPI projects with examples of the Performance Improvement Projects (PIPs). Sample forms included: Hospice Prioritization of Important Processes to assess which processes need to be improved, QAPI Data Collection Audit Tool, Performance Improvement Project Form and PDSA Worksheet for testing incremental change.

Produced by The Corridor Group



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Member
$229.00

 

Non-Member

$275.00

 

 

 

 


Revving Up Referrals (Electronic Copy)
Electronic PDF Format only: This manual is specifically for the private duty, licensed, non-medical, or companion care sales and marketing professional. This is the ONLY written material specific to home care target markets that also gives you common objections AND the words to say to overcome those objections to get the referral or client!
Produced by HomeCare Sales


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Member
$250.00 - Full Manual (PDF)

 

Non-Member

$299.00 - Full Manual (PDF)

 

 

 

 


 

Title 22 & CoP Side by Side
UPDATED WITH AMENDED MEDICARE CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION EFFECTIVE JANUARY 13, 2018.

Our best selling resource, this matrix provides a side by side comparison for home health agencies of Title 22 Regulations and the Medicare Conditions of Participation, including OASIS.

 

Key areas this resource focuses on:
• Definitions
• License: Application, Fees, Availability, Suspension & Cancellation
• Services: Acceptance, Plan of care, Orders & Executive positions
• Administration: Employee handbook, Policies & Annual reports
• Qualifications for Home Health Aide Certification


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Member
$140.00

 

Non-Member

$280.00

 

 

 

 


 

 

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