Thomas Dudley

CMS: Providers caught skipping resident interviews for new evaluations

CMS: Providers caught skipping resident interviews for new evaluations

Skilled nursing operators must complete resident interviews for MDS 3.0 evaluations, a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services official reminded providers Thursday on a national conference call.

CMS adds August 'train-the-trainer' session for MDS 3.0

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will hold a second 'train-the-trainer' session for providers on MDS 3.0 from August 9 to 13 in Las Vegas, the agency's Thomas Dudley said in a conference call last week. Registration details, including the host hotel site, will be released soon, he said.