RAC-CTA - Managing the PDPM for the Advanced Medicare Specialist - Online + PDF

Upon completion of the Managing the Patient-Driven Payment Model in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the methodology and philosophy of the SNF PPS and the general framework of the PDPM
  • Understand the six components of PDPM
  • Calculate the daily per diem under PDPM
  • Explain the changes to the PPS assessment schedule
  • Delineate administrative presumption of skilled level of care
  • Identify the connection between the MDS and PDPM
  • Recognize the ongoing monitoring and oversight of therapy provisions by CMS
  • Prepare for the transition to PDPM

Note: There are three exam attempts per course.

RAC-CTA, online + PDF format. Non-refundable.

Save 5% immediately and get all 10 RAC-CTA courses by purchasing the easy-click online + PDF set!

The course was written by Jessie McGill, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-MTA

  • RAC-CTA Course - Managing the PDPM for the Advanced Medicare Specialist

    Contains 4 Component(s), Includes Credits

    One of ten parts of the RAC-CTA certification program. Includes educational content to prepare for the exam (both in online format and a PDF download for reference) and includes the associated exam.

    Upon completion of the Managing the Patient-Driven Payment Model in a Skilled Nursing Facility for the Advanced Medicare Specialist course, the participant will be able to:

    • Describe the methodology and philosophy of the SNF PPS and the general framework of the PDPM
    • Understand the six components of PDPM
    • Calculate the daily per diem under PDPM
    • Explain the changes to the PPS assessment schedule
    • Delineate administrative presumption of skilled level of care
    • Identify the connection between the MDS and PDPM
    • Recognize the ongoing monitoring and oversight of therapy provisions by CMS
    • Prepare for the transition to PDPM

    Note: There are two exam attempts per course.

    RAC-CTA, online + PDF format. Non-refundable.

    Save 5% immediately and get all 10 RAC-CTA courses by purchasing the easy-click online + PDF set!

    The course was written by Jessie McGill, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-MTA

  • RAC-CTA Exam - Managing the Patient-Driven Payment Model in a SNF

    Contains 2 Component(s)

    One exam of certification program

    One of ten exams required to earn certification.