Effective Use of the Optional IPA

IPA is an optional SNF PPS stand-alone MDS item set under PDPM The Interim Payment Assessment (IPA) is an optional SNF PPS stand-alone MDS item set under PDPM. The IPA can be completed when providers determine that the resident has experienced changes to his or her...

Last minute PDPM advice

Tips to focus your attention in October based on actual Proactive client pre-PDPM audit trends You’ve followed the PDPM transition checklists. You’ve analyzed historic billing patterns and projected revenue shifts under the new model. You’ve trained extensively....

PDPM Top 10 To-Do List for September

PDPM Top 10 To-Do List for September 1) Integrate PDPM processes for all new traditional Medicare Part A admissions; establish a plan to capture all unique patient conditions/characteristics for those with an anticipated discharge after September 30th. Incorporate the...