12/3/19 MM: MDS Coding Precision & PDPM Audit Processes

December 3, 2019 from 9:30 am – 10:45 am HST

OverviewRegistration/Continuing Education

Course Description:

This session will focus on MDS coding accuracy and review processes to ensure appropriate reporting of information and supportive documentation under the new Medicare payment model, PDPM. The webinar will include a review of steps for assessment and coding tips for certain MDS items with an emphasis on supporting coding decision through documentation and auditing data prior to assessment submission.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explore revised RAI coding requirements for new items related to PDPM
  2. Identify what documentation is needed to support MDS coding decisions
  3. Describe a process for auditing assessment data for accuracy and completeness under PDPM

Target Audience:  Directors of Nursing, MDS Nurses/Coordinators, Assistant Directors of Nursing, Nursing Home Administrators

Instructional Level:  Intermediate


Eleisha Wilkes, RN, RAC-CT

Eleisha Wilkes is a Registered Nurse with over fifteen years of experience in long term care. She has served as a Director of Nursing, Case Manager and Resident Assessment Coordinator with extensive responsibility and success in driving QA in the areas of person centered assessment and care planning through effective systems, staff development, and interdisciplinary team collaboration. She now serves as an RN Clinical Consultant with Proactive Medical Review & Consulting, LLC.

All webinar sessions have been recorded and are available for purchase through Proactive Medical Review.

ANCC (nursing) contact hours can be earned for viewing the archived sessions and completing the requirements, including the HAH Evaluation, for up to two (2) years from the date of the live webinar; NAB (nursing home administrators) contact hours can be earned for up to one (1) year from the date of the live webinar.

Each archived webinar is $149 (go to Proactive Medical Review); registrants who purchased the live session may receive a discount code from HAH for 50% off the archived session rate.

To receive a Certificate of Completion, participants must register and pay for the webinar through Proactive Medical Review and complete the corresponding HAH evaluation through SurveyMonkey.  Questions? Send an email to lhenning@hah.org.

CE Disclosures:

NAB Approved Contact Hours 1.25 each session

Valid for the live and recorded webinar: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for 1.25 contact hours. Approval valid through 12/3/2021. OCEAN ID #2019-58.

State licensure boards have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses.
There is no conflict of interest for any planner or presenter with this learning activity.

Contact Lori Henning at lhenning@hah.org for more information.