CMS Posts Draft MDS 3.0 Item Sets Version 1.19.1


The draft Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Item Sets version (v)1.19.1 and Item Matrix are now available in the Downloads section on the Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Manual page. The MDS Item Sets v1.19.1 will be effective beginning October 01, 2024. 

There are three changes noted: 

  1. Section GG: Removal of Column 2, Discharge Goal from the Section GG – Functional Abilities – Admission items under GG0130/GG0170 
  2. Section N: New item under N0415, High-Risk Drug Classes:  Use and Indication, N0415K,  
  3. Anticonvulsant 
  4. Section O: New item O0350, Resident’s COVID-19 Vaccination Is Up to Date 

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