President, Principle Consultant Rehab Resources and Consulting
I do not have any relevant financial / non-financial relationships with any proprietary interests.
Skilled nursing care providers work tirelessly to improve the lives of the residents they care for including improving their independence and functional outcomes. CMS, among a variety of other regulatory entities, have demanded the development of functional improvement measures. Facility engagement in maintaining or improving the mobility and self-care abilities is important to healthy aging and maximizing independence.
Recognize the connection between functional outcomes and Quality Measures.
Discuss the impact of functional outcomes on QRP and PDPM.
Identify the role center’s play in improving functional outcomes of residents.