May 7-8, 2019: Skilled Nursing Facility Quality Reporting Program Provider Training
Location: Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, Kansas City
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be hosting a 2-day Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) in-person ‘Train the Trainer’ event for providers on May 7 and 8, 2019, at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center, 2345 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108. This event will be open to all SNF providers, associations, and organizations.
The primary focus of this ‘Train-the-Trainer’ event will be to provide those responsible for training staff at SNFs with information about:
- The transition to the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) which becomes effective on October 1, 2019.
- A review of SNF QRP changes and updates to the Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Version 1.17.0, which became effective October 1, 2019.
- An overview of the eleven SNF QRP Quality Measures.
- An interactive session on the use of reports to identify opportunities for process improvement and utilize information contained in reports available via the Certification And Survey Provider Enhanced Reports (CASPER) system to develop quality improvement plans.
Registration for the in-person training is limited to 250 people on a first-come, first-serve basis.
For those not able to attend in person, the session will be available via webcast. A URL to access the webcast will be provided to participants closer to the training event.