PDPM for Medical Records and Billing Professionals

PDPM for Medical Records and Billing Professionals

The role of the long-term care (LTC) billing professional will change regarding the billing of Medicare residents. With PDPM, Medicare will undergo a shift away from the current fee-for-service payment structure, in which providers are paid based on therapy minutes...
Is Your IDT Ready for PDPM?

Is Your IDT Ready for PDPM?

You’ve been preparing for PDPM for a while now. You’ve educated your team, you’ve ensured that your technology partners are ready, you’ve reviewed all the information from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This new reimbursement model is going to...
Clinical Mapping Under PDPM

Clinical Mapping Under PDPM

For Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) to receive proper and timely reimbursement after the shift to the upcoming Patient Driven Payment Method (PDPM), accurate ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes are going to be essential. Knowing which code to use can be confusing, especially...
Your Plan of Attack for PDPM

Your Plan of Attack for PDPM

The October switch to the new Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is going to take a lot of preparation. With so much to prepare for and so many other things going on in your skilled nursing facility, you’ll need to work smarter, not harder when it comes to...