SNF PPS: New Patient Driven Payment Model Call

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare®

Description

On October 1, 2019, the new Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is replacing Resource Utilization Group, Version IV (RUG-IV) for the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Prospective Payment System (PPS). Topics:

  • Overview of PDPM, a new case-mix classification system for SNF Part A beneficiaries
  • Changeover from RUG-IV to PDPM

For more information, review the FY 2019 SNF PPS final rule, and visit the PDPM webpage. A question and answer session follows the presentation; however, attendees may email questions in advance to PDPM@cms.hhs.gov with “December 11 Call” in the subject line. These questions may be addressed during the call or used for other materials following the call.

Target Audience

SNF facilities, administrators, and clinicians.

Registration Link

Event Materials

Visit the CMS MLN Events website, and select your event from the list:

  • Presentation: Available prior to the event
  • Audio recording and transcript: Available approximately 2 weeks after the event

Continuing Education Credit Information

Some organizations award continuing education credits for MLN events. For more information, visit the Associations Offering Credit for MLN Events webpage.