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2019 MDS 3.0 and Medicare Update
Thursday, February 28, 2019, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
Category: Education/Training

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February 28, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Hilton Garden Inn and Convention Center
3320 S. 9th Street
Salina, KS 67401

Join Suzy Harvey RN-BC, RAC-CT with BKD, CPA and Advisors for MDS 3.0 review for healthcare personnel. 

The Minimum Data Set (MDS) and Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) manual were updated with several changes, deletions and additions on October 1, 2018. This training will provide an in-depth review of the MDS changes as well as a refresher of MDS items that remain important to the RAI process. We will also review how the MDS impacts Quality Measures, Medicaid RUG’s, 5-STAR rating system on NH Compare, QRP and VBP programs.

8:00 | Registration

8:30 | Overview of the RAI Process; Kansas Medicaid; Kansas MDS Coordinator Regulations; MDS Coordinator Role; MDS Signatures

9:15 | Section A, Assessment Types OBRA and Medicare; ARD Compliance; Completion and Transmission Requirements

10:15 | Break

10:30 | Sections C, D, F, J and Q, Interview process

11:30 | Lunch will be provided

12:30 | MDS Update; Sections I, J, K, M, N and O

1:30 | Section GG

2:30 | Break

2:45 | MDS Impact on Medicare Programs; Quality Measures, SNF QRP, SNF VBP and Nursing Home Compare

3:45 | Managing the MDS Process | Meetings – daily, weekly and monthly | Triple Check

4:15 | Questions & Adjourn


Suzy Harvey RN-BC, RAC-CT - BKD, CPA and Advisors

A member of the BKD National Health Care team for 12 years, Suzy has more than 35 years’ experience in Long Term Care.  She provides clinical consulting and education on Medicare compliance and reimbursement strategies.  Suzy has trained numerous skilled nursing facilities, swing bed and skilled nursing units on Medicare extended care services and the minimum data set (MDS) process.

Continuing Education:
This educational event has been approved for up to 7.0 continuing education hours in the core of Administration for Licensed Adult Care Home Administrators, Adult Care Home Operators and Dietitians by the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services. Health Occupations and Credentialing approved provider number (LTS A0009).

LeadingAge Kansas is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 7.0 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, LPN or LMHT relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0102-1116.

*Continuing education hours are subject to change.

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