A Clear View of Challenges with the MDS Process

Rosanna Benbow, RN, CCM, CIC, DNS-CT, RAC-CT​

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 | 1:00 pm — 2:30 pm EST

Our webinar is designed for Administrators, Director of Nursing, and nursing staff that provide care to elderly and developmentally disabled persons. Our desire is to provide networking among leaders in the Post-Acute Care, Long Term Care, and Assisted Living
industry while providing education on hot button issues. We hope that participants leave with the knowledge and tools to prepare them for the future.

This presentation provides education on tools to improve the quality of care. This program will review the challenges in MDS coding as you view the MDS from its many purposes: PDPM and Medicare reimbursement, Case Mix and Medicaid Reimbursement and Quality Measure Management.

Learning Objectives Include:
1. Define 3 purposes of the Minimum Date Set.
2. Understand the basic principle of the Patient Driven Payment Model.
3. List 3 conditions/deficits you strive to capture for reimbursement that could negatively impact your QMs.

* This webinar is being presented at no cost and registration is free. *

* This program has been approved for Continuing Education for a total of 1.5 participant hours by NAB/NCERS. Program Approval Code: 20220125-1.50-A71282-DL. *

* This educational offering has been reviewed by PCA Pharmacy and is approved for 1.5
contact hours. PCA Pharmacy is an approved Kentucky Board of Nursing provider until
December 31, 2021. KBN# 7-0019-1221-004. *

Speaker Bios

Rosanna Benbow, RN, CCM, CIC, DNS-CT, RAC-CT
Rosie has extensive experience in roles such as Certified Nurses Aid, Medical Records, MDS Coordinator, Director of Nursing, Case Mix Auditor, MDS Consultant and Managed Care Specialist.

Rosie is a Registered Nurse with 20 years experience in LTC. She is certified as a Resident Assessment Coordinator and Director of Nursing Services through AANAC/AADNS. She is also a Certified InterACT Champion and Certified Case Manager. She is seasoned in teaching accurate assessment in accordance with the CMS RAI Manual, managing Medicare/Medicaid reimbursement for up to 20 Skilled Nursing Facilities in Indiana/Florida, and coordinating Managed Care relations/contracts.


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