On August 30, 2019, CMS posted revisions to several key PDPM resources, including updated fact sheets on the concurrent and group therapy limit, cognitive scoring, the interrupted stay policy, and MDS changes, as well as a revised PDPM patient classification walkthrough, FAQ document, and PDPM ICD-10 Mapping tool. CMS has included redline versions to enable providers to clearly see the most recent changes.
Holly Hester is Casamba’s Senior Vice President of Compliance & Education, as well as the Compliance Officer. She provides regulatory guidance and interpretation, clinical programming and content development, education and training steerage, and compliance support for the company. As a physical therapist for more than 20 years, Holly has multi-venue clinical and management experience, giving her a unique perspective on the integration of compliance and training with therapy service delivery and clinical practice.