Fall Conference


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (CT)

This year we bring you a virtual,
one-day, two-track conference filled with new and necessary education! We will have a special track, PHE (Public Health Emergency) Management, that will help all HCSSA providers navigate through vaccine, survey and COVID regulations. Our ICD-10-CM Coding track will keep your team updated with the newest changes to remain compliant with CMS and get the dollars you deserve!

Although these tracks are concurrent, register for the combo and be able to attend/get credit for BOTH by watching your complimentary recordings!

Two Concurrent Tracks

ICD-10 Coding

Get up-to-date, get the dollars you deserve and remain compliant with CMS. This year we have new codes, new guidelines, and changes in the tabular instructions. We also have proposed changes to the PDGM regarding comorbidities.

PHE Management

This track will provide essential, up-to-date information on the Public Health Emergency (PHE) for all HCSSA providers. We will hear experts share the latest on the legalities of dealing with vaccine mandates, how to prepare for an OSHA survey, different aspects of PPE, lessons learned from the PHE and even some alternate, new billing opportunities.

Who Should Attend?

  • Certified Coders & Registered Nurses
  • Administrators/Alternate Admins
  • Licensed Home Health Agencies
  • Compliance Professionals
  • Home Care Consultants
  • Care Coordinators 
  • Coding Personnel
  • Case Managers
  • PAS Agencies

    Program Cost

    Early-Bird Discount Pricing
    Early-bird discount ends Oct 11. Prices will go up on Oct 12. Want discounts + more?  Join TAHC&H!

    ICD-10 Coding Track
    Member: $250  |   NonMember: $350

    PHE Management Track
    Member: $250  |   NonMember: $350

    Combo (Best Pricing!)
    Member: $425  |   NonMember: $625
    *ICD-10 and PHE Management Tracks will occur at the same time. You will be able to attend one track live and the other you can view as an on-demand recording. *Each registration is for one (1) person only. You must pay for a separate registration for each person needing continuing education credits (CE’s).

    PHE (Public Health Emergency) Management

    8:30 AM - 10:00 AM 
    COVID-19 Public Health Emergency & HR Rules

    Carrie Hoffman
    Speakers: Angelo Spinola, Esq. Shareholder and Practice Co-Chair – Polsinelli

    CEU: 1.5 clock hour for Admin/Alt.

    Session Description: Join one of the industry’s top attorneys to learn more about how the Biden Administration plans to expand vaccine requirements for private employers and how developing mandates may add complexities to what employers and HR departments in the home-based care and hospice industry are obligated to do. Mr. Spinola will cover the latest industry-specific legislation and litigation including the status of vaccination mandates and legal challenges to the same, federal agency policies and guidelines for the workplace, the latest developments regarding implementation of federal paid sick leave and safety standards, and much more. Come prepared with questions about the biggest legal challenges facing your business today.

    10:15 AM - 11:45 AM | 1A
    Medicare’s New RPM Program: What is This
    and How are Agencies Able to Get Paid?

    Carrie Hoffman
    Speakers: Petria McKelvey, Precision Medical Billing 

    CEU: 1.5 clock hour for Admin/Alt.

    Session Description: In the state of Texas, physicians and agencies have been getting paid for In-Home Telemonitoring Program under Medicaid for years.  Now let’s explore the new Medicare Remote Physiologic Monitoring Services (RPM) reimbursement for physicians and how home health care agencies are partnering with physicians and getting paid, as well.

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

    Preparing for an OSHA Audit

    Carrie Hoffman
    Speaker: J'non Griffin RN,MHA,HCS-D,HCS-C,HCS-H,COS-C, Director, SimiTree Healthcare Consulting

    CEU: 1.0 clock hour for Admin/Alt.

    Session Description: How ready are you for an OSHA Audit? OSHA wasted no time in conducting both desk and site visits to audit HCSSA agencies regarding OSHA infection control standards. Don’t waste any more of your precious time trying to prepare—Join national speaker, J’non Griffin, and be ready on what to expect and how to stay compliant.

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | 2A

    To Gown or Not to Gown

    Amy Knight
    Speaker: Jennifer Gibson Osburn, RN, HCS-D, COS-C, Director of Education, SimiTree Healthcare Consulting

    CEU: 1.0 clock hours for Admin/Alt.

    Session Description: Is that the question? This session will focus on different aspects of PPE usage. With a multitude of situations and status’ with COVID-19, how well do your policies and procedures guide your employees on the proper use of PPE? Have you made adjustments to your ordering practices? Do you only mask in certain situations vs gown in others? Learn what is required and what is recommended from recognized speaker, Jennifer Osburn. Don’t get caught with your mask down!

    3:15 PM - 4:45 PM | 2B

    Best Practices in the COVID-19 Era

    Rossanna HowardJonathan Sterling
    Speaker: Jnon Griffin, Jennifer Osburn

    CEU: 1.5 clock hours for Admin/Alt.

    Session Description: Is there such a thing as COVID-19 burnout? Do you find yourself questioning what is working and what could be improved? If so, then this is the session for you! Expert speakers, Jennifer Osburn and J’non Griffin will team up to share valuable lessons learned during the COVID-19 era. You don’t want to miss hearing the good and the bad in the world of infection control, staffing/hiring practices, marketing policies, safety and more!

    ICD-10-CM Coding All-Day Track

    All Day Track: 8:30 AM - 4:45 PM

    Coding for Home Care in 2022
    (Lunch: 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM) 

    Carrie Hoffman
    Speakers: Lisa Selman-Holman, VP Quality & Education, McBee

    CEU: 6.5 clock hour for Admin/Alt

    Session Description:  Every year we have a coding update as of October 1. This year we have new codes, new guidelines, and changes in the tabular instructions. We also have proposed changes to the PDGM regarding comorbidities. This class will include all the changes and any other new instruction we have received in the last year from the Coding Clinic plus the coding topics that cause coders to struggle. Get up-to-date, get the dollars you deserve and remain compliant with CMS.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How do I get access to the event?
    Each registrant will be sent the session login information approximately 48 hours prior the event. Sessions will be broadcast using Hopin.

    How much Continuing Education is available with the whole event?
    Receive up to: TBD clock hour for Admin/Alt.; TBD contact hours CNEs
    Please view the schedule here to see how many CE credits each session gives.

    Will there be a Q&A?
    Questions will be handled live during the sessions allowing you to ask your questions directly to the presenters.
    Will there be Recordings/ When will recordings be available?
    As a registered attendee, you will be emailed access to all of the session recordings for the track(s) you registered for within one week of the live event. You will need to watch the recordings and claim your CEU credits by November 30, 2021.

    How do I get my Continuing Education credits/certificate virtually?

    In order to obtain continuing education, you must: 
    • Watch the session(s) in their entirety
    • Check in for each session using the QR code (scan with the TAHC&H App or input the numbers in the TACH&H certification manager. These are given out during each session or also available on the first page of every handout.
    • Complete an evaluation for each session
    • Claim your CE's and download your certificate on the TACH&H App or TACH&H Certification Manager. Visit our How to Claim Your Certificate FAQs for videos and step-by-step instructions on how to claim. (deadline for claiming CE's is November 30, 2021).

    Can I watch the recordings and claim my certificate/continuing education credits later?

    Yes! You will need to watch the recordings and claim your CEU credits by November 30, 2021. Visit our How to Claim Your Certificate FAQs for videos and step-by-step instructions on how to claim. 

    Where can I find the Handouts?
    Handouts will be available on this webpage approximately 2 days prior to the sessions. A link will also be provided in your Attendee Info Email. You may also access the handouts via the TAHC&H App or the TAHC&H Certification Manager.
    I need to cancel my registration, will I get a refund? 
    If you must cancel your reservation for any reason, notify TAHC&H, Attn: Jessica Campbell via fax or email (jessica@tahch.org). A 90% refund will be given if written request is received by 10/13/21. A 50% refund will be given if a written request is received 10/14/21-10/19/21. No refund will be made the day of the conference or after.



    Contact Us



    Lisa Selman-Holman
    Rachel Hammon

    Vice President Quality and Education, McBee

    Lisa is a veteran of home care with over 35 years spent in home health and hospice, both as an RN and as an attorney practicing exclusively in home care. She is the Vice President of Quality and Education for McBee as of July 1. McBee is a full-service healthcare consulting firm providing coding and OASIS outsourcing, comprehensive medical review, and education. Lisa directs McBee's Post Acute Academy.


    Angelo SpinolaSarah Mills
    Angelo Spinola is a Shareholder with Littler Mendelson P.C., and is a lead attorney for the Home Care Practice Group. He represents home care employers across the country in various types of actions brought under the Fair Labor Standards Act and various state wage and hour laws. Appearing on behalf of employers in federal and state courts and administrative tribunals throughout the U.S., Angelo has litigated all types of discrimination cases, including age, disability, race, national origin, sex, harassment and retaliation. Angelo’s experience also includes helping employers respond to wage and hour investigations by the Department of Labor and state agency equivalents, conducting wage and hour practices audits, developing compliance measures that minimize wage and hour exposure, and representing management in grievance arbitrations. Additionally, Angelo assists employers with promoting an issue-free work environment through counseling, training and other preventive strategies. He also conducts training on employment-related issues for management personnel, lawyers and human resources professionals. Angelo received a J.D. from George Washington University Law School.

    Petria McKelveySarah Mills
    Petria’s expertise lies in hands on experience of billing for numerous home health and hospice agencies throughout the years. She has been in the home health and hospice industry’s for over 21 years and has owned and operated Precision Medical Billing for the past 17 years. She has supervised, hired, and trained 100s of medical billing staff and speaks regularly at home health association conferences.Petria McKelvey has 20 years of experience in billing and revenue recovery for home health care and hospice agencies and 15 years as founder and owner of PMB, Precision Medical Billing, Inc. For the past 6 years, Petria travels nationwide giving seminars on billing and personally deals with billing issues on a daily basis for her clients.

    J'Non GriffinBilly Millwee
    J’non Griffin is a 34 year veteran of home care as an RN. She received her Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration in 2005. She has experience as a field nurse, director and executive with home health and hospice agencies, both large and small. J’non is certified as a Homecare Coding Specialist-Diagnosis (HCS-D), Certified in OASIS competency, COS-C, Certified in Homecare Coding Specialist-Hospice (HCS-H), Home Care Specialist-Compliance (HCS-C) and is an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM trainer/ambassador. J’non is an accredited ACHC and CHAP consultant. She has presented several webinars, and has been a nationally recognized speaker on a variety of subjects.

    Charles CanaanJennifer Osburn

    Jennifer Osburn is a Registered Nurse with over 27 years of combined home health staff nurse, clinical management, administration, and technology experience. This diverse background combined with certifications for OASIS and ICD-10 coding knowledge creates a depth of connection to home health staff across the nation.As a seasoned Medicare regulatory thought leader, Jennifer regularly trains on PDGM, Conditions of Participation, Emergency Preparedness, Infection Control, QAPI, Documentation, Coding, OASIS, agency operations and management. Her heart for teaching and supporting home health professionals has created opportunities to present for The Joint Commission, CHAP, NAHC, and numerous state home health associations.