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Homecare OASIS Associate (HOA)

HC Pro
6 hrs 52 mins

Homecare OASIS Associate (HOA)

HC Pro
6 hrs 52 mins

Library Overview

This library of courses provides the education needed to understand not only how to fill out the OASIS form correctly, but will ensure clinician understand intent for compliance and case-mix for reimbursement. Critical for anyone who works on the OASIS, these in-depth courses provide not just basic OASIS knowledge, but scenarios and examples to ensure in-depth learning. Common mistakes are addressed as the courses teach each participant about clinical and functional case-mix, process measures, plan of care, wound, pain, therapy and other assessments. Ensure your staff know how to accurately answer and score each OASIS item.

Library Objectives

At the end of the entire library of courses, participants will be able to:

  • Accurately answer each OASIS item
  • Identify OASIS items that affect Home Health Compare
  • Score case-mix appropriately
  • Effectively and compliantly conduct patient assessments
  • Identify when to address the plan of care
  • Understand coding guidelines as they relate to M items

Contributor Bio

Arlynn Hansell, PT, HCS-D, HCS-H, HCS-O, COS-C

Owner of Therapy and More, LLC, DB Healthcare

Consulting Hansell has been a physical therapist in the home health setting since October 1998, holding positions of field therapist, rehab manager, and quality/compliance assurance. As owner of Therapy and More, LLC, she assists agencies in achieving therapy documentation and practice excellence in order to better position themselves against auditors. Consulting services further consist of OASIS auditing and coding practice. She has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1995, where she served as the past vice president of the Home Health Section. She is an appointed member of the home health BMSC board, where she currently serves as the vice president.


Who should attend?

  • Coders
  • Nurses
  • Nurse managers
  • Quality assurance professionals
  • Clinical documentation specialists
  • Clinical managers and department heads
  • Physical and occupational therapists
  • Compliance officers and auditors
  • Finance and reimbursement managers/staff
  • Medicare intermediary personnel

Continuing Education

NOTE: The credits listed here are the total number you earn after completion of each individual course within the library.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC):HCPro is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 9.45 nursing contact hours is provided by HCPro.

AHCC (BMSC):Pre-approved by the Board of Medical Specialty Coding & Compliance for 15.0 CEU


10 hours 52 minutes

Library Contents
OASIS Introduction and Overviewinteractive
OASIS Patient Tracking Itemsinteractive
OASIS History and Diagnosis Itemsinteractive
OASIS Living Arrangements and Sensory Statusinteractive
OASIS Integumentary Status Itemsinteractive
OASIS Respiratory, Elimination and Neuro Statusinteractive
OASIS Functional Assessment ADLs/IADLs and Care Managementinteractive
OASIS Medication Itemsinteractive
OASIS Plan of Care and Intervention Synopsisinteractive
OASIS Emergent Care and Discharge Itemsinteractive
OASIS Diagnosis Codinginteractive
OASIS Wound Case-Mix (Part 1)interactive
OASIS Wound Case-Mix (Part 2)interactive
OASIS Clinical Case-Mix (Part 1)interactive
OASIS Clinical Case-Mix (Part 2)interactive
OASIS Clinical Case-Mix (Part 3)interactive
OASIS Functional Case-Mix (Part 1)interactive
OASIS Functional Case-Mix (Part 2)interactive
OASIS Process Measures (Part 1)interactive
OASIS Process Measures (Part 2)interactive
OASIS Final Examinteractive