Event Detail


January 7, 2020 Live Webinar
2:30 PM EST
Build & Implement Cruci
al PDPM Policies (e.g., IPA, Interrupted Stay, Therapy Delivery)

Course Description:

This introductory session of the PDPM Master Class Series includes an in-depth discussion of the importance of developing and implementing key skilled nursing facility (SNF) policies and procedures to ensure compliance under PDPM. Participants will gain insight into areas where PDPM specific policies and procedures are recommended with a focus on facility processes that promote consistently accurate, patient-driven data collection methods, assessment practices, interdisciplinary team collaboration for coding, and quality oversight mechanisms. This session will provide guidance on suggested areas of SNF policy development with examples of effective process considerations and policy language for PDPM risk areas including the Interim Payment Assessment (IPA), Interrupted Stay rule and Therapy Delivery under PDPM.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand key areas for policy and procedure development under PDPM to address risk areas related to the payment model
  2. Develop insight into best practices and processes to promote effective assessment and coding practices for PDPM compliance
  3. Gain knowledge into drafting policies and procedures to drive compliance with PDPM

Target Audience:   Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Nursing, QA, MDS, Staff Development, Therapy, Social Services, Board Members 

Contact Hours: 1.25 - Nursing Home Administrators, Social Workers and AL Managers - CEUs awarded per log-in

Cost:  $75 - HFAM Members - $150 - Non-Members