Changes to the MDS Effective This Fall: Sections N and P

September 20, 2017
2:00 PM

This webinar will review the changes to the MDS Section N (Medications) and Section P (Restraints and Alarms) that take effective October 1, 2017.

It’s that time of year again! The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted changes to the nursing home MDS 3.0 that are scheduled to take effect October 1, 2017. The changes include a number of modifications to Section N (Medications) and Section P (Restraints and Alarms), both of which reflect CMS initiatives that seek to bolster person-centered care, and resident safety and protection. This webinar will include a review of the changes to the MDS form, how to accurately complete these sections, and additional considerations related to medications and restraints.

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Amy Huisman, 515-440-4630