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Understanding and Managing PPS

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   5
Registration Fee:   $1.44000005722046

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to: Learn and discuss new strategies for maximizing reimbursement with the MDS 3.0 and RUGs-IV Increase facility reimbursement through developing excellence in care and improving therapy efficiency Master your skills as a manager by planning treatment sessions effectively Utilize case studies to gain a more comprehensive insight on all course material that applies to everyday scenarios Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: Examine practical application of Medicare reimbursement and the roles of rehab in skilled nursing facilities Discover how to set ARD dates with enhancing reimbursement Effectively schedule treatment minutes to maximize RUG categories Discuss the importance of effective communication as part of the inter-disciplinary team Examine how to appropriately utilize grace days, SOT OMRAs, EOT OMRAs, and Short Stay MDS' for capturing the most optimal RUG categories

Target Audience
Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists.

This Seminar-on-Demand has been designed to equip rehabilitation professionals with the necessary tools necessary to overcome the challenges presented by PPS. Because skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) receive their highest level of reimbursement from Medicare admissions, they are continually searching for new strategies that maximize profits. And so a firm grasp of the basic concepts of PPS is essential in order to be successful in today's market. Shelly will focus on the key points to understanding and managing PPS and RUGs-IV, using the most curerent Federal regulations and will discuss various strategies aimed to maximize reimbursement.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM