MDS 3.0 RAI Manual updated


The new version of the MDS 3.0 RAI Manual, v1.17.1 are effective October 1, 2019 and  incorporates clarifications to existing coding and transmission policy; it also addresses clarifications and scenarios concerning complex areas.

 This version of the MDS 3.0 RAI Manual incorporates clarifications to existing coding and transmission policy; it also addresses clarifications and scenarios concerning complex areas. Since the preliminary release of the manual on May 20, 2019, changes have been made to:

  • clarify which assessments swing bed providers must complete
  • the definition of the “interruption window” for interrupted Part A-covered stays
  • the coding of item I0200B
  • changes related to group therapy policies

As well as other corrections. Please see the document titled “MDS 3.0 RAI Manual v1.17.1 Replacement Manual Pages and Change Tables_October 2019” posted in the Related Links section at the bottom of this page.

Find the final, update MDS 3.0 RAI Manual v1.17.1 October 2019 here.

Find the updated change tables here:

View only the replacement pages to update your existing manual.

 

 

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