CMS released the draft MDS NC Item set version 1.18.11 which can be found in the Downloads section on the Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Manual page. CMS plans to release the final version of the MDS Item Sets later in 2022, which will be effective beginning October 1, 2023.
- COMRU Online Application
- CMS Memo: QSO-20-38-NH: Interim Final Rule (IFC), CMS-3401-IFC, Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency related to Long-Term Care (LTC) Facility Testing Requirements (Revised 9-23-22)
- CMS Memo: QSO-20-39-NH: Nursing Home Visitation – COVID-19 (Revised 9-23-22)
- Resolution of Issues: NHSN Person-Level (Event-Level) COVID-19 Vaccination Forms
- NHSN Long-term Care Release September 2022