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Understanding Resources Utilization Groups (RUGS IV)

Course Description:

This course will provide a detail overview of RUG IV/PPS system utilized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in determining reimbursement levels for Medicare Part A and many state Medicaid programs in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Resource Utilization Groups better known a RUGs has become the most popular resource tool for determining reimbursement levels for skilled nursing facility residents. This vital component is essential for long-term care success in maximizing quality of care.

Recommended participants:

Administrators, DON, ADON, Charge Nurse, MDS Coordinators, Rehab Managers, and anyone interested in learning this process.

Highly recommended: A general knowledge of MDS 3.0 – this can be achieved by attending the Intro to MDS 3.0 Basics

Course length 1.5 hours

Class Dates:




Cost: $150.00
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