Registration Open for CMS’ Webinar on Achieving a Full APU

Webinars; Quality; CMS; Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF); MDS

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar on Monday, March 26 at 1:00 p.m. ET to educate providers of current changes to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Quality Reporting Program (QRP), and to help providers achieve a full Annual Payment Update (APU) (i.e. avoid the two percent reduction in the annual Medicare APU).  

Specifically, this webinar will cover: 

  • Updates to the SNF QRP, Minimum Data Set (MDS), and National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) submission and reporting requirements 
  • Available Internet Quality Improvement and Evaluation System (iQIES) and NHSN reports 
  • The reconsideration process for providers identified as noncompliant
  • Helpful resources 

Registration is open and can be completed online through Zoom

If you have questions regarding access to the resources or feedback related to the training, please email CMS’ PAC Training Mailbox. Content-related questions should be submitted to the CMS SNF QRP Help Desk.