1. New MDS-Based Quality Measures on Nursing Home Compare: MDS Coding Primer

    ... to NH compare.  These will be phased in to the Five Star Rating System by January 2016.  These measures are ... for three mid-loss ADLs on the initial MDS (5 day or Admission) with coding on the Discharge Return Not ... for three mid-loss ADLs on the initial MDS (5 day or Admission) with coding on the Discharge Return Not ...

    June
    05, 2016
    Members
  2. Comments on FY17 Proposed Payment Rule

    ... eventual evolution to a quality rating system based on a 5-star model. Our experience with the 5 star ratings in nursing homes has shown that there are ...

    April
    23, 2016
    Legislation
  3. Do Consumers Understand the Not-For-Profit Difference?

    ... a saturated market like Phoenix, is to call the first five-star community they see, regardless of its profit status.” ... and Kansas, 14 of which are on the US News & World Report 5-Star Nursing Home list. “Most people do not understand ... and Kansas, 14 of which are on the US News & World Report 5-Star Nursing Home list. “Most people do not understand ...

    May
    14, 2014
    BY
    John Mitchell
  4. On the Road with Member Relations: Enjoying a Summer of Healthy Living

    ... yield more than 30,000 pounds of produce for residents of 5 retirement communities – and clients of a local food bank ... Assumption BVM Province, who own the farm. Last year, a 2.5-acre organic garden yielded 19,000 pounds of food. This ... Employee of the Month program, and distributes “Shining Star” awards to employees who deserve special recognition. ...

    July
    06, 2016
    Members
  5. Strategies for PBJ Pain Points

    ... must be reported Discuss the importance of PBJ to their 5-Star Rating future Apply strategies for successful PBJ ... must be reported Discuss the importance of PBJ to their 5-Star Rating future Apply strategies for successful PBJ ...

    July
    12, 2016
    Corporate Partners
  6. Nursing Home Updates

    ... that heralded the reinstatement of the health inspection star rating to the 5-Star Quality Rating System, changes to the 5-Star Quality Rating System, and the Patient-Driven Payment ...

    March
    26, 2019
    Regulation
  7. Coronavirus Information for Nursing Homes

    ... LeadingAge Nursing Home Advisory Group - May 2021  (5/26/21) CMS Announces Termination of Certain Waivers While ... Survey Triggers (01/04/21) CMS Announces Updates to Five Star Quality Rating System  (12/4/20) ICYMI: CMS Presents ... Training on NHSN Point-of-Care Test Reporting Tool  (11/5/20) LeadingAge Comments on CMS-3401-IFC Testing Rule ...

    March
    10, 2020
  8. Taking the Lead: Building Relationships With Acute-Care Providers

    ... United Methodist’s readmission rate dropped from 30% to 5%. Some locations have had no 30-day readmissions. ... Webb Medical Center. Readmission rates have declined to 8.5%, while the national average remains 17.8%. Sun Health has ... with requires skilled nursing providers to maintain a 3-star CMS rating. CHN will help members with quality metrics ...

    March
    03, 2016
    BY
    Debra Wood, R.N.
  9. Set Your Joint Replacement Program In Motion

    ... care providers who achieve 3 or more stars in the CMS 5-Star Rating System will be eligible to apply for a waiver of ... care providers who achieve 3 or more stars in the CMS 5-Star Rating System will be eligible to apply for a waiver ...

    April
    10, 2016
    Corporate Partners
  10. SNF Impact of Joint Replacement Bundled Payments

    ... model.  According to BKD , the CCJR model is a 5-year demonstration project that would test bundled payments ... valid if the beneficiary is transferred to a SNF with a 3-star or higher rating on CMS Nursing Home Compare .  ... model.  According to BKD , the CCJR model is a 5-year demonstration project that would test bundled payments ...

    September
    13, 2015
    Corporate Partners

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