Payroll-Based Journal (PBJ) Deadline

The submission deadline for PBJ is approaching. PBJ data for 10/1/18 through 12/31/18 is due on February 14, 2019. CMS uses PBJ data to determine each facility’s staffing measure on the Nursing Home Compare tool on website, and calculate the staffing rating used in the Nursing Home Five Star Quality Rating System.

More information about PBJ can be found on the CMS webpage