Home Care Administrator Certificate Program
September 10-12, 2013 │ Dedham, MA (Boston Area)
OverviewLocation & Hotel InfoProgram AgendaCertification ExamContinuing EducationRegister




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The goal of the Home Care Administrator Certificate Program HCACP™ is to provide a supportive learning environment for administrators and senior managers. The HCACP™ will strengthen your competencies to position your organization for success and help you integrate the complexities of quality, compliance, financial management, and strategic performance. The HCACP™ is broken down into a three module curriculum. Each participant will receive a comprehensive manual that is a must-have resource for years to come.



Program Goals

• Identify key health care trends that will influence positioning strategies of your home care organization

• Integrate data management and analysis methods into your quality assessments and performance improvement program

• Implement key financial management strategies to prepare and interpret financial documents and to understand the impact of current changes in health care

• Understand leadership responsibilities in promoting a quality driven organization

• Integrate corporate compliance issues with clinical, financial and legal integrity of the organization


Session Overview

Day One
Faced with emerging health care issues and demographic changes, home care administrators must be poised to re-evaluate their strategic position. In doing so, home care administrators must lead quality driven organizations using innovative approaches and understanding opportunities for growth and development. This module will provide administrators with insights into trends in health care, building strong leadership, effective ways to manage and use data, and performance management strategies to achieve growth as the market shifts. This information will assist administrators in understanding market changes and how to implement strategies to position your organization for success in the years ahead.

Day Two
Now, more then ever, administrators must be able to integrate financial and clinical operations. Administrators must be grounded in the basics of financial management, accountable for financial performance and skilled in risk management of financial operations. At the same time, clinical operations managers must understand the impact of clinical decisions on the organization’s financial performance and begin now to prepare for changes in reimbursement. This module will provide a framework for understanding, interpreting and integrating financial and clinical performance of the organization. The presenters will focus on the essentials of financial management and approaches to improve agency performance, particular relationships between financial and clinical operations. Administrators will be on the cutting edge of financial and clinical utilization management strategies in light of pending reimbursement changes.

Day Three
Having the best strategic position and well-managed financial operation can be accomplished in today’s health care environment only if legal and compliance management are well integrated into organizational performance. And, performance goals can only be met with good execution strategies. They key elements of legal and corporate compliance will assist administrators to further align strategic, financial and performance improvement issues. Administrators will gain knowledge to help integrate corporate compliance management with the clinical, financial and legal integrity of the organization.

Who Should Sign Up?

The Home Care Administrator Certificate Program HCACP™ is designed for managers, senior administrators, directors including DON’s, DOO’s, DPCS, director of training, directors of operation management, director of business development, director of social services, human resources, office manager, director of clinical services, CEO’s, COO’s, CFO’s and any other upper level management. It’s recommended to have at least one year or more of home care administrative or upper level management experience in a Medicare-certified home health agency. More experienced administrator will gain insights and a refreshed understanding of home care.

Location & Hotel Information

September 10-12, 2013

Holiday Inn Dedham

55 Ariadne Rd
Dedham, MA 02062
Phone: (781) 329-1000

For hotel reservations please call 1- 781-329-1000 and ask for the “CAHSAH” special rate of $139 for Single/Double, plus tax. Reservation deadline is Monday, August 5, 2013.



Program Agenda
September 10    
  7:00am – 8:00am Registration/Coffee & Danishes
  8:00am – 12:00pm Program
  12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
  1:00pm – 4:00pm Program
  4:00pm – 6:00pm Expo Grand Opening
September 11
7:00am – 8:00am
Sign In/Coffee & Danies w/Exhibitors
  8:00am – 12:00pm Program
  12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch & Dessert w/Exhibitors
  1:30pm – 4:30pm Program

September 12
  7:00am – 8:00am Sign In/Coffee & Danishes
  8:00am – 12:00pm Program
  12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch
  1:00pm – 4:00pm Program
September 13    
  9:00am - 11:00am NBHHC Certification Exam
  (Separate Registration Required)


Certification Examination - Separate Registration Required


Exam date: September 13, 2013

Location: Holiday Inn Dedham

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am


Home Care and Hospice Professionals who successfully pass the certification examinations will be certified by the National Board for Home Care and Hospice Certification (NBHHC) and earn one of six credentials. Certification can provide additional professional recognition and personal rewards. It attests that you have met industry gold standards through assessment of your knowledge and experience. Candidates must submit a formal application to demonstrate eligibility to sit for the examination, and then successfully pass an examination covering the functions performed in the specified credential. Please note that separate registration is required. For more information or to register for an exam, please visit: www.nbhhc.org or contact certification@nbhhc.org.


Certificate of Completion and Continuing Education Hours (CE)

Continuing Education Hours will be provided to participants who view the program in its entirety. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider # CEP2463) and by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (Provider # PCE588) for up to twenty-one (21) contact hours of continuing education. You must be present for the entire workshop to earn Continuing Education Units. No partial credits can be given.

How To Register

A refund less a 20% administrative fee will be issued if written notice of cancellation is received by CAHSAH at least ten business days prior to the event. Cancellation notices must be received in writing. No refunds will be issued and no credit granted for cancellations within ten business days prior to the event or for no-shows. However, substitutions will be allowed. Should CAHSAH and TCG cancel the program, a full refund will be issued.

*If you are having problems with the online registration,
please download the registration form, fill it out, and bring with you onsite.


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