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TATCI CE Credits


P.D.P.M. Coding Update - Data Accuracy Requirements 2021

The new P.D.P.M. payment system for Part A Medicare claims requires significant coding, documentation and functional scoring from the MDS 3.0 data base. This session will review the changes in coding directions, items impacting payment calculations and the structure of the MDS documents.CMS has emphasized new data analytics to apply to facility databases that will identify the need for audits or ADRs.

This session will identify database content and criteria for external reviews. Strategies for establishing proactive internal audit processes will be discussed and case examples will be presented. A must do session for operational and clinical professionals as well as MDS managers. The payment system utilizes a large number of MDS data items that will be the focus of this training 


When:  December 14, 2021

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Where: The Alliance Training Center

1930 S. Freedom Ave, Alliance Oh 44601

(330) 821-7616


Cost:  $125.00


NAB Approved for 6 hours


Faculty:  Leah Klusch, RN, BSN, FACHCA





1) Identify the data elements that impact the P.D.P.M. rate calculation.

2) Review the changes in the documentation process that must be implemented to assure data accuracy.

3) Describe the responsibilities of the interdisciplinary team to collect and document essential

data on the 5 day admission assessment in the first 7 days of the stay.

4) Discuss policy and procedure content to direct the staff documentation during the

assessment  reference period.

5) Identify the data components for the new QRP quality measures related to functional outcomes.

6) Review management approaches and competency activities related to the documentation

and data changes.


Join us for this informative new program!

The Alliance Training Center

(330) 821-7616