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Webinar: 2018 MDS Updates
Friday, October 19, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT
Category: Webinar

Webinar: 2018 MDS Update

Friday October 19th, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

It’s that time of year again! The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted changes to the nursing home MDS 3.0 that are scheduled to take effect October 1, 2018.  MDS Version 1.16 is making its debut with a large number of changes in October 2018.  This webinar will provide information on updates and instructions for completion.  Content is appropriate for Nursing Home providers.

Learning Objectives
By the completion of the presentation, attendees will:

  • Review MDS Version 1.16 changes
  • Recall how to complete new sections of MDS Version 1.16
  • Identify the Impact of Care related to MDS Version 1.16 changes

Who Should Attend
Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Resident Care Managers, MDS Coordinators, Quality Improvement Staff, and other staff responsible for completing the MDS 3.0.

Continuing Education:

This program is approved for 1.5 continuing education clock hours for Adult Care Home Administrators, Adult Care Home Operators and Dietitians 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 1.0 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, LPN or LMHT relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0102-1116.