Monday, March 20, 2017

CMS Call on IMPACT Act Implementation - Register Now!

On Wednesday, March 29 from 1:30 - 3 pm Eastern Time, CMS will host a webinar to review its efforts to develop, implement, and maintain standardized Post-Acute Care (PAC) patient assessment data and pilot testing results. As CMS works toward implementing the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation (IMPACT) Act that requires changes to the MDS, the RAND Corporation, under contract to CMS, will be working with skilled nursing centers in 14 metropolitan areas this fall to test NEW sections for the MDS.  Representatives on the call will also discuss plans for the upcoming field test.

Be sure to register and join the call if you are in any of the markets below.

The 14 broadly-defined markets include a wide radius around:

  • Boston, MA 
  • Chicago, IL
  • Dallas, TX
  • Durham, NC 
  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Harrisburg, VA
  • Houston, TX
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Nashville, TN
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • St. Louis, MO
  • San Diego, CA 

To register, visit MLN Connects Event Registration.

For more information, email

NOTE: Registration will close at 12:00 PM Eastern Time on the day of the call or when available space has been filled.

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