Alert: DOH Changed the 2016 January MDS Upload Schedule

Carl Pucci and Nancy Leveille in Finance & Reimbursement

DOH sent out the following notice today:

The Quality Improvement Evaluation System (QIES) will be down from Wednesday, March 16, 2016 through Monday, March 21, 2016. Due to this unexpected downtime, the collection schedule for the January 2016 Census has been moved. The census upload period is now:

Monday, April 4, 2016 through Friday, April 29, 2016

All facilities are reminded to take steps to ensure that all MDS data for assessments effective for the January census is submitted and accepted by March 25, 2016.

Please note this change in dates and respond accordingly.

NYSHFA CONTACTS:

Carl J. Pucci
Director, Finance & Reimbursement
518-462-4800 x36

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Sr. Director, Member Operational Support
518-462-4800 x20