SNF VBP Measures, a Deep Dive

The SNF Value-Based Purchasing program will be expanding from one to eight measures by FY 2027. The expanded list includes MDS, claims, and PBJ based measures. Providers will need to have a working knowledge of the measures to ensure quality initiative focus. This presentation will overview the technical specifications of the 2026 measures and review…...

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Insider Summer Series: Documentation to support an Active Diagnosis

Documentation to support an active diagnosis on the MDS is crucial to accurate MDS coding. Diagnoses coded in section I of the MDS affect reimbursement, Quality measures and care planning. The RAI Manual requires specific documentation to these areas. In this presentation we’ll learn the documentation fundamentals to support an Active diagnosis. Download course materials…...

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Documentation to support not using the dash related to SNF QRP.

Please join Joel VanEaton on August 16th at noon ET. Successfully reporting MDS items associated with the SNF Quality Reporting Program is essential to ensuring a full annual payment update. The SNF QRP reporting standard is  non-negotiable. Facilities need to be familiar with this standard and how to avoid dash filling MDS items that impact…...

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 Documentation to support Shortness of Breath while lying flat, Isolation

Please join Cathy Wuest on August 2nd at noon ET. There are many pitfalls when it comes to coding items on the MDS that support proper PDPM payment. Shortness of breath while lying flat and isolation for active infectious disease are two that can trip coders up. Documentation to support these items is crucial to…...

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Documentation to support Swallowing disorder, IV feedings and mechanically altered diet

Please join Amy Garrison on July 19th at noon ET. Items on the MDS that are essential for accurate Medicare A and Medicaid reimbursement in many states, include K0100 swallowing disorder, K0520A Parenteral IV feedings and K0520C mechanically altered diet. In this presentation, Amy Garrison will lead us in a discussion about documentation that is…...

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Documentation to Support the Primary DX

Please join Shannon Hayes on July 12th at noon ET. With the implementation of PDPM item I0020B, primary diagnosis, became foundational for establishing the PT, OT and a portion of the SLP HIPPS. Accurate documentation to support the primary diagnosis is critical to PDPM success. In this presentation, Shannon Hayes will break apart the requirements…...

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Documentation to support section GG

Please join Dr Gwen Pointer on June 21st at noon ET! Since section G was eliminated from federally required MDS assessments with the implementation of MDS 3.0v1.18.11, section GG has become the only source of ADL data supporting MDS impact areas like reimbursement and quality measurement.  In this presentation, Dr. Gwen Pointer will lead us…...

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CMS ResDAC Data Review and Trending

RESDAC data continues to intrigue. Since the inception of PDPM in October 2019, the data has a story to tell. Through the pandemic and into the most recent quarter, knowing how the nation has responded to the changing payment structure can help benchmark facility use of the new payment structure and create a roadmap for…...

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FY 2025 Proposed Rule √

It’s April and Spring has sprung. Not only that but CMS has released the FY 2025 proposed rule. Much is anticipated about what CMS has up its sleeve for the new year. Changes to the payment rates, wage index, SNF QRP and SNF VBP programs will be discussed.  Course materials are available here. The post-course…...

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Georgia Transition to PDPM for Medicaid CMI

Download course materials here. Georgia has transitioned to PDPM for Medicaid CMI and rate calculations. This training will help providers get up to speed with regard to this transition along with practical steps they can take to ensure that their PDPM generated CMI is an accurate reflection of the resident’s unique clinical mix. Version 2…...

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