Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
Section J: Health Conditions – Coding the SPADEs Related to Falls is a new CMS web-based training opportunity.
This course is intended for providers in Home Health Agencies (HHAs), Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), Long-Term Care Hospitals (LTCHs), and Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and is designed to be used on demand anywhere you can access a browser. The course is divided into six sections and includes interactive exercises to test your knowledge related to the assessment and coding of items in J1800 and J1900.
This course should take approximately 45 minutes to complete. While it is intended that lessons be completed in sequential order, you may jump directly to any topic of interest below. Please note: This course is primarily text-based. The only audio you will hear is associated with a few select videos that have been embedded in specific lessons.
If you have technical questions or feedback regarding the training, please email the PAC Training mailbox. Content-related questions should be submitted to the Quality Reporting Program Help Desk for your care setting.