With more than 40 years of nursing experience, Arlene Maxim, RN, HCS-C, previously co-founded regional multimillion-dollar Medicare-certified home health care companies, hospital-based home care and hospice companies, and transitional care programs. Early in her nursing career she combined her clinical knowledge with her home care and hospice interests and began working as a consultant in the home care and hospice field in 1986.
Maxim's working career has included direct patient care progressing to clinical management oversight, executive level operations in hospitals and post-acute care settings, risk management in multiple health care settings, transitional care management, as well as providing strategy for organic growth and acquisitions across post-acute settings.
The current focus of public speaking, training, and consulting include, but is not limited to: newly released Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoPs); face-to-face encounter requirement strategies; Pre-Claim Review; the Patient-Driven Groupings Model (PDGM), OASIS-D2; Star Ratings in home health and hospice; functional improvement in patients in the home; reductions in re-hospitalization; and, other significant changes we should expect in the near future.
Maxim currently leads innovative change across the health care continuum. She has developed and implemented a multiple post-acute care programs working closely with multiple hospitals, home care and hospice agencies, Accountable Care Organizations, etc. Her energy, dedication, and passion continue to positively change the post-acute world of health care.
USING REMOTE MONITORING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES AND RETAIN STAFF Tuesday, August 18 • 10:45-11:45 AM Business & Operations Track
WHAT YOUR STAFF DOESN'T KNOW WILL HURT YOU Wednesday, August 19 • 9:00-9:50 AM Clinical & Quality Improvement Track