This learning module is designed to increase your knowledge of the basics behind OASIS and serves as a foundation for further modules. The module is intended for staff who are new to Home Care as well as those looking to refresh their understanding of the OASIS process. Successful completion of the learning activity and post-test awards the learner 1 CE hour.
Define OASIS and why it is an important tool in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, (CMS) quality improvement program.
Identify two ways OASIS data is collected.
Differentiate between Outcome Measures and Process Measures and provide examples of each.
Apply generalized OASIS data collection guidelines in given situations.
Identify three metrics that are impacted by incomplete and/or inaccurate OASIS data collection.