Survey, Clinical and Quality
Survey, Clinical and QualityDashes to Dashes: MDS Clarified
New CMS edit check to include a warning when a dash is placed in a quality measure assessment item.
- February 20, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityPBJ Data Submission Stakes Increase
Feb. 14th is the deadline to finalize Payroll Based Journal data that will be used in 5-Star ratings.
- February 13, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityCMS Issues FAQ Document on LTC Survey Regulations and Survey Process
Clarification provided in a number of key areas.
- February 7, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityProviding Notification to the Ombudsman
State Long Term Care Ombudsman issues letter regarding nursing home discharges and transfers.
- February 6, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityDOH Issues Revised Closure Guidelines
More specific guidance provided to nursing homes contemplating closure.
- February 6, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityPBJ Coming to Five-Star in April
Together with ezPBJ, LeadingAge NY will be providing education on this issue once more definitive information is obtained.
- February 5, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityNext PBJ Deadline is Feb. 14th
Nursing homes must have all payroll data for the last quarter of 2017 submitted by Valentine’s Day.
- January 23, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityNot Fake News
Early experiences with the new nursing home survey process.
- January 16, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityCMS Updates and Adds Resources to Jimmo Settlement Agreement Webpage
CMS has added resources regarding Medicare coverage to help people who need skilled maintenance nursing or therapy, including a new webpage containing important information about the Jimmo Settlement.
- January 8, 2018
Survey, Clinical and QualityCMS Clarifies Its Position on Texting
S&C letter issued on Dec. 28th.
- January 5, 2018
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