Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
As promised, CMS has posted the updated Nursing Home Compare Technical Users’ Guide January 2022. It’s a 34-page guide with these revisions:
Please download, review and reference this Guide – it’s important to be informed as the next steps unfold (reference my recent blog :
- The employee-level data will be posted in the PBJ section of data.cms.gov on January 26, 2022.
- Additionally, CMS will add the measures of turnover and weekend staffing to the facility-level files posted on the Provider Data Catalog, in the section for “Nursing homes including rehab services.” (No date identified as this writing.)
- Weekend Staffing and Turnover will be added to the Care Compare website in January 2022 and used in the Nursing Home Five Star Quality Rating System in July 2022.