Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) Resource Center
PDPM has replaced the RUG-IV per-diem SNF PPS Payment System on October 1, 2019
On July 31, 2018, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Prospective Payment System (PPS) and Consolidated Billing for Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) Final Rule for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019.
In this rule, CMS finalized a proposal to replace the current SNF PPS Resource Utilization Group (RUGs) payment model with a new per-diem payment system called the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) beginning on October 1, 2019.
Education & Training
Payment System: Key Elements to Understand
Education and Training
PDPM Update Intensive Training – December 12 & 19, 2019 5:30-7pm cst
Learn More This interactive Training provides an introductory overview of the new Medicare Part A Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System (SNF PPS) payment model that will be implemented on October, 1, 2019 (Fiscal Year 2020). This training is designed for clinicians newer to SNF reimbursement & seeking a step by step breakdown of the old reimbursement to make it easier to learn the new system.
This Training is great for all SNF Team members including MDS, DONs, Rehab, Social Service, Admissions, Restorative Nurse, ect
ICD-10 for PDPM Training – January 2, 2020 5:30-8pm cst
Learn More This interactive training provides an overview of ICD-10 coding for PDPM in the Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment System (SNF PPS) payment model that will be implemented on October, 1, 2019 (Fiscal Year 2020).
ICD-10 Manual for SNFs
Order Here Price: 169.00 (2020 version will be available Sept 2019) View Table of Contents and sample pages (PDF)
Section GG for Reimbursement Training January 9, 2020 5:30-8pm cst