ICD-10 Coding Will Be Crucial Under PDPM — But SNFs Don’t Need to Become Experts

The Medicare payment model taking effect on October 1 this year represents a sea change for skilled nursing providers in that patient condition, rather than therapy minutes, will drive reimbursement. It also represents a sea change in the mechanics of reimbursement. Under the Patient-Driven Payment Model, ICD-10 codes will form the basis of reimbursements, making […]

Investing in Specialized Care Will Drive Skilled Nursing Occupancy in 2019

Adding specialized services could be a daunting task for skilled nursing providers coming off of a year of occupancy rate freefall, at least for most of 2018. But as they prepare for the new Medicare reimbursement system, the role of specialization in driving occupancy will only grow. That’s according to a webinar hosted Wednesday by […]

Webinar: 5 Predictions That Will Drive 2019 Growth

Time: 2-3 p.m. ESTDate: January 16, 2019Register Now In 2019, the skilled nursing industry will have to adapt to new payment models, quality measures, and increasing resident and family expectations. Coupled with an increasingly competitive market and patient complexity, these changes compel skilled nursing operators to take a moment and look at how these forces are changing […]

Webinar: 5 Predictions That Will Drive 2019 Growth

Time: 2-3pm ESTDate: January 16, 2019Register Now In 2019, the skilled nursing industry will have to adapt to new payment models, quality measures, and increasing resident and family expectations. Coupled with an increasingly competitive market and patient complexity, these changes compel skilled nursing operators to take a moment and look at how these forces are changing their […]

Webinar: 5 Predictions That Will Drive 2019 Growth

Time: 2-3pm ESTDate: January 16, 2019 In 2019, the skilled nursing industry will have to adapt to new payment models, quality measures, and increasing resident and family expectations. Coupled with an increasingly competitive market and patient complexity, these changes compel skilled nursing operators to take a moment and look at how these forces are changing their business […]