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New Policy and Procedure Manual Available

Updated for 2018 Conditions of Participation (CoPs)

New CoPs go into effect January 2018. Purchase a basic P&P Manual.

Contact our Clinical Consulting Team for information on webinars, individualized Policy and Procedure Manuals, and agency-specific interventions. 

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Compass pointed to the word consulting for clinical consulting servicesQIRT Clinical Consulting provides the experience and tools to aid home care, hospice, and other post-acute agencies in compliance and success. Our consultants are experts in their fields and are on hand to guide your agency's journey on the path to success.

Live OASIS Reviews

Expert QIRT auditors review coding and full OASIS in real-time over the phone with the clinician.

  • All QIRT auditors are certifed in OASIS and ICD-10 coding
  • Review patient history and physical, intake and referral notes, and OASIS answers to discern the focus of care for each episode
  • Determine diagnosis sequencing
  • QIRT Advantage Platform communicates changes, comments, & reviews in real time
  • Episodic 485 reviews directly with clinician for accuracy and appropriate reimbursement
  • Integrate answers into review of the entire plan of care 

Quality Assurance Reviews

Quality Assurance audits support your team and ensure clinical documentation improvement and compliance.

Why is this important? For your patients. Above all, remember why you are in this business: patient care. Keep the patient at the center of care: needs, goals, interventions, and outcomes. QIRT can help. 

  • To meet utilization review requirements.

  • Ongoing Quality Assurance Reviews

  • Plan of Care Reviews

  • Therapy assessment and re-assessment reviews

  • Performance Improvement Project reviews

  • Visit notes

Operational Assessments

An in-depth review of your organization, service delivery modules, financial and operational management, staffing, compliance and documents to identify opportunities for improvement in your home care or hospice agency.

HIPAA & Compliance

Our clinical consultants' comprehensive approach to HIPAA implementation and compliance will allow your home care or hospice to customize HIPAA to your needs. QIRT can also help to ensure that effective controls and operating practices are in place and that staff are trained and knowledgeable to meet all compliance standards and regulations.

Executive Support

Consultants that are on-call to provide senior level staff with executive support and guidance during times of crisis or transitional matters or just to provide day-to-day guidance from experts in the home care and hospice fields.

Process Review

Our comprehensive review of an organization's processes from the referral phase to claims generation will allow your organization to efficiently use staff, money and time to maximize profit.

Enterprise Risk Management

QIRT can guide your organization through an organization-wide approach in the identification, assessment, communication and management of risk. We will conduct a risk assessment, work with you on managing and educating your staff on risks facing your organization, and provide reports to you and your board on current risks facing your organization.

Agency Startups

We will guide your organization through the start up process from application to approval. This includes working with you to launch your new agency and working on a business plan with you. We will guide you every step of the way and have your business ready to go.

Policy and Procedure Manuals/Employee Handbooks

QIRT can provide your organization with a detailed and specific policy and procedure manual that follows all regulations and compliance guidelines and that works best for your organization. QIRT can also provide a customized Employee Handbook for your employees that allows you to let employees know what is expected of them and what they can expect from your organization.

Patient Care Forms

QIRT will customize patient care forms for your organization that will meet all regulatory guidelines.

Education for Staff

QIRT has developed training and educational materials specific to your industry and your organization. QIRT will train your staff to allow your organization to function at optimal levels.

JCAHO, CHAP and ACHC Preparation

QIRT will guide your organization through the accreditation process, saving you time and money, and providing you with peace of mind.

Strategic Planning

Our planning services can range from the short term to the long term for your agency. We are committed to working with all staff to gather input, data, and ideas to prepare a plan for you that will guide your agency in the weeks, months, and years ahead.

Corrective Action Plans

Many organizations receive corrective action plans from regulatory agencies that contain items that need to be changed. QIRT will work with your organization to ensure that you correct all items on the plan and become compliant with all regulations.

HR Matters/Interim Management

No home care or hospice organization can function for long or well without capable clinical management talent. QIRT can help you by supplying highly qualified home care and hospice clinical and executive staff for crisis or transitional staffing solutions. In addition, QIRT can provide guidance to your organization on a range of HR matters including HR records management, employee HR forms, and help you be compliant with HR regulations.

HHA Training Program Development

We will work with your organization to create a Home Health Aide Training Program from the application process to the implementation process. We can also work with you to strengthen your training and improve your programs.

QIRT has earned certification by Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) to provide consulting services. As a Certified Consultant, QIRT Clinical Consultants completed an intensive consultant training program demonstrating competence in ACHC survey preparation, including comprehensive knowledge of standards and processes. The ACHC Consultant Certification program is designed for consultants who prepare healthcare providers for ACHC accreditation. The program is instructed by ACHC Clinical Compliance Educators who have extensive experience operating healthcare organizations, surveying to ACHC standards, and leading accreditation workshops. 

Contact Us

QIRT leads the post-acute industry in coding, billing, and consulting. Serving agencies across the United States, QIRT provides multi-level coding/MDS/UAS reviews, quality assurance, appeals, outsourced billing, consulting, and education.

15 Verbena Avenue, Suite 210, Floral Park, NY 11001

855.485.QIRT (7478)

855.485.QIRT (7478)

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