Understanding the Impacts of PDPM – 2019 CareTeam PDPM Whitepaper

The Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) goes into effect on October 1st, and many providers still aren’t fully prepared. At the same time, many practitioners working in skilled nursing facility (SNF) settings don’t have it on their radar. Download the whitepaper to learn about this significant change in how facilities are paid for care and services, as well as how … Click to continue reading

1st LTPAC Medical Group to earn CMS ‘High-Quality’ status! How an analysis of 2016 Quality Resource and Use Reports (QRUR) can guide better MIPS strategies

Collaborative Geriatrics of Katy, TX is the first LTPAC medical practice I know that’s received the CMS designation as ‘High-Quality’ under its Value Based Purchasing scheme.  There are many medical groups that deliver high quality care, but that is fundamentally different than having the organizational ability to successfully report quality measures across the group, and … Click to continue reading

2017 MIPS Quality Measures for use in LTPAC Medicine

This article is our annual overview of CMS approved Individual Quality Measures (QM) for use by medical groups practicing in Nursing Facilities, Homecare, Assisted Living, and related places of service. It includes an exhaustive list of all measures based on CPT® codes – which are the only link to build a crosswalk to LTPAC settings. … Click to continue reading