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MDS PDPM Webinar Series: Assessing Cognition, Mood & Behaviors (MDS Sections B, C, D, and E)
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM EST
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This 6 week, 6 session webinar series provides MDS section-by-section coding guidance under PDPM and insights for optimal data collection, supportive documentation and consistent coding accuracy.  Live sessions are completed weekly over 6 weeks and review key MDS sections under PDPM.  
 
All webinars will begin at 2:00pm ET.

January 30, 2020
Assessing Cognition, Mood & Behaviors (MDS Sections B, C, D, and E)

Course Description:
This webinar will review MDS items in sections B, C, D, and E that impact the SLP and Nursing Components under PDPM. Conducting resident interviews (BIMS, PHQ-9) according to RAI guidelines will be emphasized along with effective monitoring and reporting of behavioral symptoms to ensure appropriate care provision and reimbursement.

Learning Objectives
1. Understand the impact of Sections B, C, D, and E on the SLP and Nursing components under PDPM
2. Identify and overcome challenges regarding interview scheduling and completion
3. Develop systems to promote monitoring and reporting of behavioral symptoms and effective and timely interview processes

Recommended Attendees: MDS staff, Nursing, QA, Admissions, Social Services, Rehab, Staff Development

Registration Information:
Pricing:   $75 LeadingAge Connecticut member/webinar
               $95 Non Member/webinar           

CEUs:    1.25 CT NHA and NAB Approved Contact Hours per webinar.
 
Registration is for one computer login access per webinar.