Education | Events

MDS-RAI Trainings

Virtual RAI Clinical Reimbursement & Analytics Training

Online Event: March 1 - April 12, 2021 (Live Training Dates: March 16, 17 & 18)

The Virtual RAI Clinical Reimbursement & Analytics Training focuses on resident assessment, restorative care, person centered care planning and quality metrics through clinical reimbursement. This 18-hour online training will support participants to learn and or enhance their skills and improve quality outcomes. The program offers 18 hours of online continuing education credits delivered over three, 2-hour live sessions and six, 2-hour on-demand sessions. The entire interdisciplinary team, especially administrators, AITs, administrative nurses (Nurse Managers, ADONs, DONs), and Regional/Corporate Team Members, will benefit from this program.

On-demand Training: How It Works

  • Delivered over 9, online training sessions; 3 live and 6 on-demand sessions (18 hours total)
  • Live Training Dates: March 16, 17 & 18 at 3:00 p.m. EST Daily (2 CEUs per day)
  • On-demand Sessions: 6 on-demand sessions offering a total of 12 contact hours (On-demand video sessions available between March 1 – April 12 at 4:00 p.m. EST)
  • Continuing Education Credits: FHCA will post contact hours to CE Broker by May 12, 2021. Participants must have completed the 18 hours of video sessions and taken the exam by May 10 at 4:00 p.m. EST to receive CEUs.
  • Includes Post Exam from RB Health Partners, Inc. Participants who pass the post exam and complete the full, 18-hour training will receive a certificate of completion.

Learner Objectives Include:

Module #1 Objectives: Resident Centered Care

  • Describe the Baseline Care Plan Requirements & Process
  • Discuss the resident care Restorative Care & Process
  • Determine the 20 MDS triggers and their applicable usage
  • Detail the 20 CAAs, their completion, and appropriate usage
  • Discuss the development of the comprehensive plan of care

Module #2 Objectives: RAI & Process

  • Articulate Resident Assessment Instrument & Process Purpose
  • Be fluent on each component of the RAI
  • Effectively communicate MDS item Review
  • Understand the OBRA Requirements

Module #3 Objectives: Clinical Reimbursement & Analytics

  • Be able to define the PDPM Program
  • Understand the State Medicaid PPS Program
  • Describe application of the PDPM rules
  • Discuss Analytical processes and Quality Measures

Event Agenda

Module 1: On-demand

RAI 101

  1. RAI process, history, & overview (2 hours)
  2. RAI Specifics (2 hours)
    • MDS
    • Triggers
    • CAA Summary Sheet
  3. Select MDS Item Review (2 hours)

Module 2: On-Demand

RAI Intermedicate/Restorative

  1. Select MDS Item Review (2 hours)
  2. Restorative Care (2 hours)
    • RBHPs will include a restorative guide
  3. Implementing CAAs & CPs (2 hours)

Module 3: Live Online

March 16, 17 & 18 at 3:00 p.m. EST Daily

Medicare PDPM, Medicaid PPS, & Analytics

  1. Medicare/PDPM (2 hours)
  2. Medicaid/PPS (2 hours)
  3. Analytics (2 hours)
    • Quality Measurers
    • Five Star