Monday, August 29, 2016

CMS videos for MDS Section GG

An additional item set (Section GG of MDS 3.0) with new assessment techniques will be expected for all SNF residents who reach the 100th day of Medicare Part A. This represents a new type of discharge for residents with a Notice of Medicare Non-Coverage (NOMNC), whether or not they continue to stay as residents in the same facility.

Section GG Videos: Explanations for new MDS items in effect Oct 1, 2016 are posted by CMS on YouTube at:

Each video is 15-20 minutes long and best viewed in the listed order. These videos are not password-protected, and suitable for staff training at all levels.

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