PDPM Academy Workshop – March 5, 2019

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Join NYSHFA in partnership with AHCA for this NYSHFA Member only in-depth PDPM Academy Workshop. The program will be held March 5th at the Albany Marriott located at 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY.  The program will present by two top industry experts: Dr. David Gifford, Senior Vice President, Quality & Regulatory Affairs at AHCA and Ms. Maureen McCarthy, President of Celtic Consulting LLC. Registrants will have access to: PDPM 101 workshop webinar (Pre-Requisite for March 5th day program); the March 5th in-person training workshop; Monthly workshop webinars on key topics and emerging PDPM issues; “How To” webinars on implementing additional tools developed by AHCA.  At the in-person workshop, participants will go in-depth with hands on experiential learning by: Aligning buildings and companies to transition to PDPM using AHCA’s PDPM Readiness Tools© and the related core competencies; Classifying residents in case mix groups; Assessing market position in a PDPM environment; and Using organizational, business, and management tools to reconfigure business planning.  Things to know: The new patient driven patient model (PDPM) begins October 1, 2019; Patient clinical characteristics in totality will determine payment; Quick and highly accurate assessment and diagnosis will be critical; Payment will no longer be focused on therapy minutes and ADLs but will rely on over 180 MDS item fields; Failing to accurately code patient needs will have a significant impact on adequate and accurate payment for high quality care; Staff roles must change to operate effectively under PDPM.


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Staff Contact:
Lisa Volk
(518) 462-4800 ext. 15
lvolk@nyshfa.org