Illuminate Masthead Logo

Skilled Nursing


MDS data analysis

MDS 3.0 Series Webinar 2 of 4: MDS 3.0 Regulatory Update, Survey Activity, and Audit Outcomes – 2023

May 16, 2023

Presented by:

Leah Klusch, RN, BSN, FACHCA, Executive Director of The Alliance Training Center

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Time: 1:00PM ET

Operational clinical leadership must monitor and communicate changes in regulatory and audit activity with their staff. CMS will be implementing significant changes to the MDS 3.0 data base which will include increased oversight. Managers must evaluate data base accuracy and regulatory outcomes to prepare for the significant October 1, 2023, changes. This session will present a candid review of internal protocols that will confirm compliance, ensure data base accuracy, and reduce payment and regulatory risk. Specific examples of focused audit tasks will be presented.

Key Learnings:

  • Identify current regulatory and policy updates 2023
  • Review how regulatory changes and survey outcomes will impact data set documentation
  • Discuss internal audit and policy reviews to confirm compliance and accuracy


This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS, approval #20240515-1-A91129-DL. Attendees must be in attendance for at least 50 minutes to receive credit.

View the Recording

Read the Supplemental Article