The conventional wisdom for improving Activities for Daily Living is to educate and re-educate and then educate again.
Looking at short stay assessments
Sep 10, 2014
In reviewing the MDS, there are several areas to check related to short stay requirements. First, is the Start of Therapy assessment checked in A0310C? If there is not a 5-day scheduled assessment or readmission/return...
What administrators need to know about therapy metrics
Stacy Darling, MBA, MPT, AT, RAC-CT
Aug 08, 2014
Administrators have multiple departments to oversee, so it is important that they have a method to determine if their therapy department is running efficiently, meeting its goals and adding to the strategic...
Darling becomes vice president at PAC
Jul 28, 2014
Stacy A. Darling, MBA, MPT, AT, RAC-CT, is the new vice president of operations in the long-term care consulting team at Post Acute Consulting, LLC.
Accuracy with ADL coding
Mary Beth Newell
Sep 27, 2012
If there’s one overwhelming challenge in a long-term care setting, it’s how to code the Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).