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What is the likely impact of PDPM on quality?

What is the likely impact of PDPM on quality? Dr. Andy Kramer August 2019 With implementation of the patient-driven payment model (PDPM) around the corner, there is much being written about the virtues of basing payment on clinical characteristics and the reduced...

Providing End-of-life Care Increasingly Important in Long Term Care

Providing End-of-life Care Increasingly Important in Long Term Care Dr. Andy Kramer August 2018 Communication with elders and family members about end-of-life care is becoming more accepted and encouraged. As staff care for older and frailer residents in skilled...

You finished your QAPI plan. Now it’s time for implementation.

You finished your QAPI plan. Now it’s time for implementation. Ellen Kuebrich, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer May 1, 2018 Your QAPI plan was due November 28, 2017. But that was just the beginning. Now it’s time for implementation, and that’s where the rubber really...

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