CMS releases 2019 RAI

Highlights from the new RAI release Opportunity to Review Assessment Steps and Coding Guidance CMS has released the MDS 3.0 Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Manual v1.17 effective for assessments with an ARD of 10/1/2019 and after. PDPM guidance and calculation...

Restorative Considerations for PDPM

It may be time to assess your facility Restorative Nursing Program as part of your PDPM transition preparedness plan. Restorative Basics The fundamental requirements for Restorative nursing will remain the same under PDPM. Per the RAI manual, Restorative Nursing...

Comments from the 5 Star Webinar

What Our Clients Say About Us Webinar: 5-Star Ready! 2019 5-Star Quality Rating System Changes Here are the comments from those who attended this 1.25-hour webinar recording which focused on exploring the April 2019 revisions to the three domains of the CMS 5 Star...