Skilled Nursing Minimum Data Set Changes: Updates and Impacts

Thursday, June 8, 2023
90 minutes

Earlier this spring, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced significant changes to the Minimum Data Set for skilled nursing facilities.

These significant changes take effect October 1 of this year and include the removal and replacement of some previous sections and the impact they will have on states to adjust to some of the reimbursement changes.

Join Relias and Ron Orth, our Director of Curriculum Design, as he discusses the various changes, their impact, and how to navigate your facility successfully through implementation by October 1.

Ron Orth

Director of Curriculum Design

Ron is a registered nurse with over 25 years of experience in the healthcare field, with 15 years in the long-term care industry. His presentations on Medicare regulations, PPS, MDS, and other topics of interest to the long-term care industry have been featured throughout the United States and Canada. In addition, Orth has also completed all requirements with the American Health Information Management Association to qualify as an Approved ICD-10-CM Trainer and Ambassador. At Relias, he is currently the Director of Curriculum Design and a former Senior Analyst assisting with SNF regulations and clinical reimbursement.