This course contains information on patient rights in the home health setting. The course is part of the HCI compliance library.
Identify at least three demographics protected from discriminatory admission practices in home health as outlined in the Affordable Care Act.
Apply the six standards outlined in the Patient Rights Condition of Participation to all patients to ensure their rights are protected.
Describe the role of the patient representative related to patient notifications and patient rights.
Interpret patient rights related to the HIPAA Privacy Rule, OASIS data collection, the discharge notification process, and the Home Health Advance Beneficiary Notice.