Home care can be tricky and you simply can’t afford to make mistakes. Through our auditing services, we will provide you with a snapshot of how your agency adds up in each of our specialized auditing areas. Our audit services include a private coaching session with one of our experts explaining the findings. Let FMS help you find areas for improvement and opportunity.
Our Auditing Services Include:
Mock Audit and Consulting Services
Today’s demands on home health/hospice administrators are greater than ever with Medicare cuts and new protocols. With a comprehensive on-site evaluation of your agency, Foundation Management Services, Inc. can assist in building on your staff’s strengths and recognizing your weaknesses through customized training and consulting. Our experienced staff will offer solutions and recommendations that will result in improved quality of care, cost-effective strategies and increased efficiencies.
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Under the current reimbursement system, there are no margins for error. FMS has the solution for accurate home care and hospice coding, sequencing, and optimal reimbursement. By partnering with an industry-leading service, your field staff and case managers will have more time to focus on quality patient care and proper documentation. Coding-To-Go gives your agency access to Certified Home Care & Hospice Coding Specialists (HCS-D & HCS-H), who are audited for accuracy.
Benefits of Coding-To-Go:
How to get started:
Even if you have dedicated coding staff, chances are your coders will take vacation days, have sick days, and sometimes need back-up support for an influx of new patients or difficult assessments. When that happens, call FMS for PRN help. Let FMS help you with all your outsource coding needs!
Welcome to the FMS Online University!
FMS Online University gives you the opportunity to choose from our ever-expanding online library. Our online education offers flexibility for your field clinicians to have access to education on demand.
FMS online training offers a comprehensive library providing training and education to most disciplines. You can choose online training to review a topic, to investigate a new specialty, or to gain in-depth knowledge. Training is rated by degree of difficulty and some are offered in a series.
Link to FMS University here!
Does the majority of your staff need training? Let FMS come to you. Drawing from decades of experience, our team of experts provide onsite training in a wide variety of subject areas. This customizable education option is as cost-efficient as it is convenient.
Sample topics include:
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A Comprehensive Guide to OASIS
This manual breaks apart Chapter 3 of the current version of the OASIS Guidance Manual and provides consolidated information including applicable Q&As for each OASIS question. With this tool, you can easily reference any OASIS question and have all the pertinent information regarding that item all in one place! Additional content includes the conventions/rules for OASIS data collection, wound guidance, and tips for accurate assessment strategies. This manual is a must-have for OASIS clinicians!
The OASIS Anthology also incorporates CMS’ changes in quality measures that are effective beginning in January 2017 – including the addition of new IMPACT measures and the removal of 17 Process Measures, 15 Outcome Measures, and 2 Potentially Avoidable Events.
This tool describes the obstacles & mitigates risk of inadequate/inaccurate documentation
A tool w/ documentation tips including definitions of terms used by CMS in quality measurement
This full color guide regarding clinical items included in the current OASIS dataset
A tool to select the most accurate response to each item & identify logic inconsistencies
A quick reference cheat sheet of payer diagnosis, time points, due dates & conventions
An audit tool for SOC & recertification to ensure accuracy & consistency
This manual is to ensure your staff and your patients are equipped with all the information needed during an emergency or natural disaster.
This tool is designed enables your aides to meet the CMS annual education requirements.
Designed for admissions, Admission & Consent form, drug regimen, Aide care plan and more
A guide to ensure your staff & patients are prepared for emergencies and natural disasters