Ask Proactive – How should the SNF count total volume, mode, and type of therapy in section O of the MDS for purposes of the discharge assessment when a patient’s stay included one or more interrupted stays?

Q: How should the SNF count total volume, mode, and type of therapy in section O of the MDS for purposes of the discharge assessment when a patient’s stay included one or more interrupted stays?   A: SNFs should report the therapies furnished since the beginning...

Ask Proactive – We’re in the process of updating our patient discharge survey. With anticipated new CMS quality measures based on the patient or family’s interpretation of the quality of care received, what questions do you recommend including?

Q: We’re in the process of updating our patient discharge survey. With anticipated new CMS quality measures based on the patient or family’s interpretation of the quality of care received, what questions do you recommend including?   A: The SNF FY2022 Proposed...