MDS Changes: Why Section GG Does Not Equal Section G
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MDS Changes: Why Section GG Does Not Equal Section G

WHhen it comes to recent MDS (minimum data set) changes, one letter stands out: G. That’s because the biggest impact of the 2023 adjustment in ADL (Activities of Daily Living) scoring comes from the removal of Section G and implementation of Section GG.  Section GG scoring touches on everything from who completes assessments to what…

MDS Changes for Nursing Homes: Key Definitions of Quality Measures

MDS Changes for Nursing Homes: Key Definitions of Quality Measures

Nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) adjusting to most recent minimum data set (MDS) changes Minimum Data Set (MDS) changes for nursing homes have been extensive, and promise to continue. And while much is being discussed and debated, one thing is sure: New rules that require changes to the way facilities are reimbursed for…