MDS 3.0 REFRESHER COURSE:
A BRIEF UPDATE
MDS-related current events will be covered
APRIL 30, 2020
Streaming from LA to anywhere you are
Includes: Training materials in digital format 1-2 days before event.
Target audience: Member of the MDS-involved team with some knowledge of the current MDS version. (Skilled Nursing Facility & Long Term Care staff with some MDS experience- MDS Coordinator, MDS Nurse, MDS Assistant, Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, Nurse Assessment Coordinators, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists, Social Workers, Dietitians, Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Health Information Professionals and any members of the Interdisciplinary Team involved in assessment and care planning. )
This course will cover updates or clarifications after the October 2019 RAI manual was released such as the following: Plans regarding the upcoming RAI changes and MDS-related topics in relation to covid-19 (waivers, ICD-10, etc). This is not a PDPM course.
Consider the 2-day, full MDS training if you are not aware of the MDS manual changes during the past year.
The purpose of the MDS 3.0 Refresher course is to increase and to update the clinician's knowledge of clinical assessment, proper care planning, accurate completion of the MDS by providing the latest updates and revised regulations by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services surrounding the RAI/MDS process.
MDS REFRESHER COURSE CONTENT:
This MDS Refresher Course includes, but not limited to, any updates or clarifications related to the final MDS changes in the RAI manual effective October 01, 2019 and other topics in relation to covid-19.
Certificate of Completion with 1 continuing education contact hours for LVNs & RNs are distributed at end of course via email. Attention licensed nurses: Eval, test and class attendance (70% participation) are required to attain 1 continuing education contact hour. Provider approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians, Provider Number V10855 and by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider CEP Number 16627 for 1 contact hours.
Upon completion of the course, the attendee will be able to:
1. Identify at least 3 new sections in the MDS version 1.18.
2. State a waiver provision due to the covid-19 pandemic.
3. Name at least 3 ICD-10 codes related to covid-19.
MDS 3.0 REFRESHER COURSE:
CLASS STARTS/ENDS: 10am/11am
REGISTRATION ONLINE STARTING: 04/08/2020
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICIES:
For attendee cancellation of 1-hour MDS Brief Updates: A $5.99 refund will be issued for cancellations up to 24 hours before the event.
In an event that MDS/RAI ADVISOR cancels:
In an event that MDS/RAI ADVISOR cancels due to an extreme emergency, full refund will be provided and attendee will be notified via email as early as possible. MDS/RAI ADVISOR has the right to refuse service if attendee is disruptive and/or at anytime, if safety issues are of concern. MDS/RAI ADVISOR is not responsible for any charges incurred by attendee.
Lost your Certificate of Completion?
Request for replacement certificate for this brief course will not be processed since digital format of the certificate will be sent via email.
MDS classes, MDS courses and/or MDS seminars vary in location and are held in either special events conference rooms or at our office work space conference rooms; thus, start time may be different depending on location. Live Stream is an added format as of April 2020.
For the best MDS updates and the most thorough, complete MDS updates, sign-up for the MDS Refresher Course presented by MDS/RAI Advisor.