CMS officials reviewed the changes included in the latest MDS 3.0 Draft Item Set and addressed callers’ concerns about the new assessment tool during the SNF Open Door Forum on May 28.
Diane Brown discusses what to do when a nursing home resident is unable to complete the MDS 3.0 interviews.
CMS updated their Web site with new information about the Five-Star Quality Rating System for nursing homes on May 22.
The MDS is a multipurpose functional tool that guides reimbursement and the care planning and survey processes. How can facilities approach the MDS?