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Ask the payment expert ... about Medicare changes

Ask the payment expert ... about Medicare changes

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What significant changes in Medicare occurred for us in 2014?

Ask the payment expert ... about MDS changes and payment

Ask the payment expert ... about MDS changes and payment

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With all the changes to the MDS on Oct. 1, 2013, how will payment be affected?

CMS corrects therapy coding examples in RAI Manual

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has corrected some therapy coding information in the recently released Minimum Data Set 3.0 Resident Assessment Instrument manual.

CMS releases new RAI Manual

CMS releases new RAI Manual

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued the latest version of the Minimum Data Set 3.0 Resident Assessment Instrument User's Manual, which takes effect Oct. 1. Although CMS posted the new manual Tuesday, just one week before it goes into effect, the agency previously had issued guidance to long-term care providers on notable changes regarding therapy and nutritional status.