CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a successful 2018 National Conference in Omaha, Nebraska with over 500 in attendance, Therap has announced the dates and location for its upcoming 2019 National Conference. Therap's annual event returns to the Southeast region as Charlotte, North Carolina will host from January 29 -January 31st. The conference brings together system administrators, nurses, clinicians, and attendees from across the nation in a forum to share their knowledge and experiences using Therap's LTSS and Disability software with peers from around the country. The conference highlights new and coming innovations to the platform and focuses on national initiatives and the regulatory impact of legislation and changes to Medicaid guidelines affecting the intellectual and developmental disability field. Recent topics included the impact and Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) features incorporated in response to the 21st Century Cures Act, and how Therap's comprehensive incident reporting system fits as model practice per recommendations in the 2018 Joint Report issued by the Office of the Inspector General, Office of Civil Rights, Department of Health and Human Services, and Administration on Community Living.
Conference sessions include numerous How-To sessions for Therap modules with simultaneous tracks for different skill levels. Other sessions focus on group discussion or brainstorming with focus on functionality, system user insight, and proposed solutions to common issues, state regulations hot-button issues in the intellectual and developmental disability, LTSS and adjacent human services fields.
The national conference showcases user presentations, with provider agencies presenting on topics including their experiences implementing Therap, quality assurance practices, reporting, and staff training. Presentations include in-system demonstrations, cost and case studies, recommendations and more. Tracks on designated topics such as community-based employment, aging in the I/DD community, family member and self advocate access to health records, managed care and health information exchanges, mobile applications and policies on personal device usage, and using data and business intelligence to drive agency decision-making all feature at the conference.
Therap looks forward to welcoming attendees to the Queen City in 2019.
Therap Services provides secure, web-based documentation, communication and electronic billing services to over 4000 intellectual disability providers, LTSS and other human service providers across the United States.
Learn more at www.TherapServices.net.
SOURCE Therap Services