I am trying to find ways to rest my mind from constantly thinking about COVID-19. There seems to be no escaping it. It invades every minute poking its head into our collective consciousness whether you...
Data Speaks: What is my niche? Data driven decision making
Aug 03, 2020
When examined strategically, data has a voice, it comes to life, it can in fact speak volumes to you. Data speaks about the care you deliver, it provides insight into your treatment patterns, and data...
Have you learned how to play SPADEs in the new world of PDPM?
Apr 22, 2020
So much is being written recently about the current trends that many are seeing with regard to the PDPM [Payment Driven Payment Model]. Early predictions warned about significant reductions to the amount...
CMS user’s guide updated with little fanfare
May 06, 2019
Providers would be well served to download the current version of the Five-Star User’s guide in order to have an accurate understanding of their 5-Star Rating that CMS posted to Nursing Home Compare...
Embracing the RAI manual
Jul 01, 2019
The PDPM RAI Manual is here, Now what? We’ve had a little over a month to process the RAI manual, but there’s no denying that this year is different. Generally, the RAI Manual details the changes...