Skilled Nursing & Post-Acute Strategic Resources
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SNFs , how can you weather the storm while finding unique ways to grow?
If you’re interested in learning more about how you can set your SNF team up for success, take a minute and check out our free e-book—4 Biggest Challenges Facing SNFs in 2021.
Do Increases in Patient Acuity Present a Problem for SNFs?
Do Intentional and Unintentional Increases in Patient Acuity Present a Problem for SNFs in 2021? One of the best ways to educate ourselves and prepare to plan for success is by studying the data we have available to look for trends and opportunities to grow and preempt potential pitfalls. For those of us in the…Read More
Early PDPM Numbers Aren’t What SNFs Expected: Problematic?
Ask any middle school student in a science class how many variables you should change when testing something new and you’ll get a resounding chorus of the right answer—one. In 2020, SNFs and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) were collectively excited to follow this guidance with the transition to the Patient Driven…Read More
Power of Post-Acute Partnerships in the Midst of a Pandemic
Though I live in Massachusetts today, my childhood and early college years were spent in Maryland. It has a special place in my heart and many of my family still live there. The other reason Maryland is special to me is we collaborate with a great group of health systems and providers there who have…Read More
Value-Based Payment – Time for a Return on Investments
You get what you pay for. For years, CMS paid for volume and that’s exactly what they got- lots of rehab, lots of tests, lots of specialists; lots of volume. But despite paying a lot for healthcare, our national outcomes remained mixed when compared to other similar countries, particularly in the areas of life expectancy,…Read More
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response & Resources
Check out the PointRight blog for a collection of resources from the CDC, CMS, WHO and more.
COVID-19: MDS Coding & Documentation FAQs
Our Advanced Training session featured an active Q&A at the end that our Senior Healthcare experts took the time to answer in this blog.
COVID-19: Skilled Care and Compliance Implications [ Webinar ]
Senior Healthcare Experts Pam Kaiser and Jennifer Gross lead this session on the challenges faced by MDS coordinators and administrators amidst COVID-19.
COVID-19 Preparedness for SNFs: Focus on the Fundamentals
Senior Healthcare Specialist Jennifer Gross reminds SNFs to focus on the fundamentals, preparedness and communication.
Managing Risks in Your Network of SNFs Amidst COVID-19
Senior Healthcare Specialist Maria Arellano provides guidance for Hospitals and REITs on how they can manage risk and support their partners in the midst of Coronavirus.
COVID-19: 5 Things Nurse Assessment Coordinators Need to Know
Senior Healthcare Specialist Jennifer Gross outlines five things for NACs to focus on when managing response to COVID-19.
Survey Reprieve During the Pandemic – for Some Anyway
Senior Healthcare Specialist Maria Arellano helps break down recent memos from CMS concerning COVID-19 related survey impact.
COVID-19: Policy Updates and Care Considerations [Webinar]
Join PointRight’s Senior Healthcare Specialists as they review recent CMS policy announcements and discuss care delivery and risk assessment strategies.
SNF Three Day Waiver – What It Means to Hospitals
Clinical expert Pam Kaiser explains what Hospitals need to know about CMS’s 1135 Waiver for SNFs.
COVID-19: MDS Coding and Documentation FAQs [ Webinar]
Senior Healthcare Specialist Jennifer Gross explores how COVID-19 is impacting MDS coding .