Helpful CMS Links and Information

Here are the resources we regularly use.  We keep these up-to-date so let us know if we need an update!

Quality and MDS Resources

RAI User Manual

PDF file last updated October 2019

New: PDPM ICD-10 Mapping

Effective Date Jan 1, 2021

Scroll to bottom of the page and click on FY 2021 PDPM ICD-10 Mappings (ZIP) (effective 1/1/2021)

Medicare Benefit Policy Manual

PDF file last updated October 2019

ICD-10-CM for 2021 website

Website with multiple downloads

Value-Based Purchasing Website

Website with multiple resources and per year Rules

COVID-19 / Coronavirus Resources

Targeted COVID-19 Training for Nursing Homes

Free Trainings include

Module 1: Hand Hygiene and PPE

Module 2: Screening and Surveillance

Module 3: Cleaning the Nursing Home

Module 4: Cohorting

Module 5: Caring for Residents with Dementia in a Pandemic

COVID-19 FAQs on Medicare Fee-for-Service (FFS) Billing

Updated Feb 19,2021

SNF waiver and billing information p.114

FAQ ICD-10 coding for Covid-19

American Hospital Association

Revised August 5, 2020