The sound of spring is in the air and irritants abound. The sniffling, sneezing and coughing is always a telltale sign of a change in seasons. April also brings to us the release of the Program for...
PEPPER Report: Target areas for rehab
May 26, 2022
It’s been a little over a month since the Q4FY21 release of the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER). Have you downloaded your reports yet?...
Spring cleaning 2021: Will your rehab team pass the white-glove review?
Apr 22, 2021
Spring is in the air. Time to open the doors, let some fresh air in, and clean above, under and between every surface in our homes. Spring is a season that allows my obsessive cleaning habits to become...
Klusch: Providers must take ownership of their PEPPERs
Stephanie H. Kim
Jun 04, 2014
It is “totally wrong” for providers to let their PEPPERs fall into the hands of outside vendors, a leading long-term care coding and payment expert warned a national audience on Tuesday.
June 3 Super Tuesday webinar: why you need to pay attention to PEPPER reports
May 22, 2014
Providers will learn how the government’s PEPPER reports are connected to their facilities’ health during a June 3 McKnight’s Super Tuesday webcast. Featured speaker Leah Klusch, the...
What’s on Your PEPPER Report?
Shelly Mesure, MS, OTR/L
Sep 10, 2013
Have you received your provider-specific PEPPER report yet? The Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER) were mailed on August 30 and have been slowly arriving at skilled nursing...