◂  September 2022

CMS SNF Payment Final Rule Webinar

Published by: ellyadmin

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$75 members
$225 prospective members


This webinar will answer your questions about the CMS final rule on the SNF prospective payment system for fiscal year 2023.Presenter Judy Wilhide Brandt will explain the details about the new Medicare rates, how the parity adjustment for the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will be phased-in, and changes to both the Medicare Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program and the SNF Quality Reporting Program (QRP). Remember, the new rates take effect October 1.

Topics covered during the webinar will include:

  • Medicare rate changes and an explanation of the two-year phase-in of the PDPM parity adjustment
  • Changes to the SNF QRP with details of new measures and Standardized Assessment Data Elements (SPADES)
  • Proposed new QRP measures for future years
  • Medicare SNF VBP: How CMS will allow VBP money in FY 23
  • Proposals for new aspects and measures in the Medicare VBP Program
  • ICD-10 mapping changes
  • Two updates to Requirements for Participation
  • CMS request for comments on isolation coding

Who Should Attend?

This training is designed for administrators, DONs, nurse managers, MDS coordinators, corporate clinical staff, and business office managers.


Judy Wilhide Brandt, RN, BA, CPC, RAC-MTA, DNS-CT, QCP
Owner | Wilhide Consulting, Inc. | Virginia Beach

Judy Brandt is an independent consultant who assists LTC operators nationwide with Medicare compliance, PDPM, MDS, and quality measurement. She has assisted the US government and states with legal expertise in Medicare fraud. She is a master teacher for the American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing in two certification programs. She has written and spoken extensively for many years on quality measurement. She can break down complex topics into understandable and even enjoyable presentations. She is a former Virginia RAI Manager and Surveyor. She is a long-time friend and member of the VHCA-VCAL, serving on many committees and speaking regularly over the years.

Continuing Education

This webinar has been approved for Continuing Education for 2 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #20230926-2-A87576-DL. Attendance will be monitored during the webinar. Partial credit will not be awarded. The webinar will be recorded, but NAB credit is only provided to registered participating attendees of the live session.

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