Building a Team Approach to Data FormulationApril 27, 2021
Part 2 of a 6-part series titled “Simple and Easy: Winning in PDPM Payment and Regulatory Strategies”
Presented By: Leah Klusch, RN, BSN, FACHCA, Founder and Director of The Alliance Training Center
Date: April 27, 2021 at 1:00PM ET / 12:00PM CT
Part 2 of a 6-Part Series
CMS has developed many tools that managers can utilize to evaluate their assessment process, activity and data accuracy. This session will identify the process that managers can use to evaluate the competency and training of the staff to reduce payment loss and regulatory focus during survey. Specific interventions will be discussed for staff onboarding and training when the MDS coding process or definitions change as well as practical documentation formats. Strategies will be presented for management reviews of various CASPER reports that track – MDS activity, timelines, and Quality Measures. Senior leadership, departmental support, and honest performance reviews are essential to maintain complete and accurate data into the facility data base. Specific approaches and case examples will be reviewed.
Key Webinar Learnings
- Identify analytics and data evaluation processes CMS is utilizing to test accuracy of the facility MDS data base.
- Review competency evaluation tools to provide the IDT and MDS Managers with specific training and resources to create an accurate data base.
- Discuss essential training content related to the assessment process for staff orientation programs.
- Describe CASPER reports and importance of management tracking MDS activity.