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Webinar: 2 Part MDS Basics
Friday, February 09, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
Category: Webinar

Webinar: MDS Basics

MDS Basics is a 2 part webinar series. 

Part 1 - Friday, January 19th 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

The MDS coordinator/Manager basic Responsibilities

  • Qualification of the MDS coordinator
  • The role of MDS coordinator to the facility
  • What are the Basic responsibilities of the MDS coordinator in the facility 

CASPER Report Basics for the ID Team

  • The use of the CASPER reports
  • Information your Team Needs to know
  • Surveyors use of the CASPER reporting system

Part 2 - Friday, February 9th 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

What is the MDS and what is it used for

  • MDS scheduling Basics for OBRA and PPS
  • MDS coding basic understating for sections A – Z
  • What is the Care Area Assessments (CAAs)
  • The MDS Accuracy and Care Plan
  • The MDS and Reimbursement

Required Meetings

  • Care Plan Meeting
  • Medicare meeting
  • QAPI and QA Meetings

Who Should Attend:

These webinars are intended for those with very little MDS knowledge. This might include Administrators, Social Services, Nurses, Activity Directors and Interdisciplinary Team. 


Georgina Munguya, RN MSN 

Continuing Education:

This program is approved for 3.0 continuing education clock hours for Adult Care Home Administrators by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services in the core of Administration. Approved Provider number LTS A0009.

LeadingAge Kansas is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 3.0 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, LPN or LMHT relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0102-1116.


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Contact: hayley@leadingagekansas.org