Long-term care

Understanding the Impact of the Finalized Patient Driven Payment Model

Are you feeling lost at sea with all the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) talk out there? We are here to help navigate the way! When CMS released the Final Rule this week, Mark combed through it for PDPM info and penned this summary to replace our initial PDPM review last April. Tear up your previous summary, and then read or download this new one to understand the industry’s latest game changer: the Patient Driven Payment Model…

A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF THE FINALIZED PATIENT DRIVEN PAYMENT MODEL

Another Game Changing Proposal: The Patient Driven Payment Model

What a difference a year makes. One year and one day ago we posted about the "Game Changing" Proposed Final Rule, and here we are with a new proposed rule! Mark finished that update with, "Isn't Medicare Fun?" And it still is! To keep it fun, if you are awake all the way to the end, we’ll throw in some photos from last weekend when Mark digested all 266-pages of the new update and penned this summary. (If you are attending this week’s NARA Conference, the captions could prove helpful if your flight home is canceled - it’s a beautiful place about an hour from D.C. that would be fun to discover.) Without further ado, may we introduce you to the industry’s latest game changer, the Payment Driven Payment Model…

Initial Review of the Proposed Patient Driven Payment Model