PDPM: 2 important ways to avoid audits

Corey PauleyIndustry, Secure NewsLeave a Comment


Audits are a necessary evil in the Medicare world. CMS performs audits to prevent healthcare fraud and abuse. As a result, providers are subject to scrutiny and potentially negative financial consequences. Now that the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is almost upon us, it’s important to look at ways you can … Read More

[Webinar] Trauma-informed care: Identifying and treating residents who have experienced trauma

Ken BellSecure News, TrainingLeave a Comment


Beginning Nov. 28, Phase 3 of CMS Requirements of Participation (RoPs) will require SNFs to identify individuals with traumatic life events, both recent and in the past. Once identified, providers will be responsible for implementing a trauma-informed approach to resident care. This brings up some complicated questions: When does distress … Read More